Kyoko Inatome ( F )

Date of birth / 11 May 1973

Nationality / Japan



Sep 2002-Aug 2003 Master of Fine Arts at Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam

Sep 2000-Aug 2002 Applied Arts at Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam

Apr 1996-Mar 1998 Master of Arts in ceramics, Kyoto City University of Art, Japan

Oct 1997-Dec 1997 Exchange Program at Royal College of Art, London

Apr 1992-Mar 1996 Bachelor of Arts in craft, Kyoto City University of Art, Japan


Working Experience

2000-   Teaching art at Turip Gakuen, Amstelveen

2010~ Teaching art at Japanese School Rotterdam

2010~ Art Workshops at Jacaranda Tree Montessori

Recent activities

  • Sep 2013: ‘House/Home’ performance at Camera Japan, Rotterdam
  • Jan 2011: ‘Block Land” video commissioned by MUTE02
  • Feb~April 2010: Project at Alphons Laudy school supported by ZET Foundation
  • Jun 2009: ‘Zuidas blocks’ Performance at Zuid Amsterdam with children from day care centers
  • Feb2008:Japan, New&Old, In&Out-project at Mediamatic, Amsterdam
  • Feb2008: Schemer-group exhibition at Galerie37 Spaarnestad, Haarlem
  • Aug~Nov2007:Artist in residence at Het Vijfde Seizoen, Den Dolder
  • May 2007: ‘House/Home’ performance at w139 basement
  • Apr 2007: Stage design for Marko Ciciliani and Bukin Zub, premiere at Theater Kikker,Utrecht
  • Feb 2007: 2 Turven Hoog Festival at Schouwburg Almere
  • Sep 2006: Global group exhibition at Kunstfort Vijfhuizen, Haarlem
  • May 2006:  Tijdslijt, kamers in het gras at Muiderslot, Muiden,
  • Feb 2006: 2 Turven Hoog Festival at Theater de Metropole, Almere
  • Aug 2005: ‘Cubic world’ in Seinhuis, Muiderpoort station, Amsterdam
  • Jul 2005: ‘ Breakers’ OUTvideo Festival, Russia
  • Sep2003: ‘De Inrichting- een manifestatie over hedendaagse kunst en psychiatrie’, Heiloo


  • Awards, Press and Publications
  • 2008 “This is what it is Xiamen / Amsterdam” artist book
  • 2007  “Binnenstebuiten” a book about the artist in residence at Het Vijfde Seizoen
  • Feb 2007   Article in Sandbergen on one minute video ‘Public  space2_street1’ by Albert Wulffers
  • Nov 2006  “Public Space2-Street1”  Tommy award in category Asia in one minutes awards
  • Oct 2004   “ Erlkonig” 2nd place in category Miracle and science in one minutes awards
  • 2000   Onmyo-ji — Brian Eno & Peter Schwalm : the text is taken from the Japanese story “ Onmyo-ji” by Reiko Okano and was read  by Kyoko Inatome
  • Feb 1996 Mayor’s Prize, BA Degree Show, Kyoto City University of Art


  • Aug ~Oct 2007 Fonds BKVB
  • Sep 2001~June 2002 NUFFIC (Netherlands Organization for International Cooperation in Higher Education)
  • Jan~Dec 2001 UNION Foundation For Ergodesign Culture, Japan
  • Apr 1996~Mar 1997 Japan Culture & Art Foundation, Japan