Curator, Yokohama Museum of Art / Curatorial Head, Yokohama Triennale 2020.
Graduated from Eriko Kimura has been a Curator at Yokohama Museum of Art since 2000, and currently works as curatorial head for Yokohama Triennale 2020. She was curator of Yokohama Triennale 2014, 2017 and assistant curator of Yokohama Triennale 2005. Having previously worked as guest curator of Kuandu Biennale, Taipei, 2008 and also participated as a commissioner at Busan Sea Art Festival, 2011. Research interest areas include contemporary art, sculpture, photography and video art, experimental art, performance and contemporary cultural theory.
Recent curated exhibitions includes ; “Showa Portraits: Tracing the People and History of the Showa Era through Photography. From Photography Collection of Yokohama Museum of Art,” (Arts Maebashi, 2018), “BODY/PLAY/POLITICS” (YMA, 2016), “NARA Yoshitomo: a bit like you and me…,” (YMA, 2012 / toured to Aomori Museum of Art, 2013 / Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto, 2013), “Takamine Tadasu: Too Far To See,” (YMA, 2011 / toured to Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, 2011 / Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, 2011 / Kirishima Open-air Museum, 2011), “Tabaimo: DANMEN” (YMA, 2009-2010 / National Museum of Art, Osaka, 2010).