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Bio | Claudia Kogachi


Jhana Millers Art Gallery Wellington Claudia Kogachi

Born 1995, Awaji-Shima, Japan

Lives and works in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland

Claudia Kogachi was born in Awaji-shima, Japan, in 1995. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Auckland’s Elam School of Fine Arts. In 2019, she won the New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award. Recent exhibitions include: New Artists Show 2020, Artspace Aotearoa, Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland; Obaachan during the lockdown, Wahiawā, Hawai’i, Te Tuhi, Tāmaki Makaurau; Uncle Gagi, play_station, Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington; and Everyone Has a Horse Phase, Sanderson Contemporary, Tāmaki Makaurau (all 2020).


Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours (First Class), Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland (2017)

360 Exchange Programme - 1 year of BFA, University of Hawai’i at Manoa (2015)


Exhibitions

Homespun, Franklin Arts Centre, Auckland (2021)

Obaachan During The Lockdown, Wahiawa, Hawai’i, Te Tuhi, Auckland (2020)

The New Artist Show, Artspace Aotearoa, Auckland (2020)

The Medium is the Message, Gus Fisher Gallery, Auckland (2020)

Everyone Has A Horse Phase, Sanderson Contemporary, Auckland (2020)

Uncle Gagi, PlayStation Gallery, Wellington (2020)

New Zealand Painting & Printmaking Award Exhibition, The Atrium - Wintec, Hamilton (2019)

Beijing International Art Biennale, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China (2019)

Those are My Fucking Shoes!, Sanderson Contemporary, Auckland (2019)

Free Snacks From The Airport Lounge, Allpress Gallery, Auckland (2019)

Mother and Daughter on Hiatus, Sanderson Contemporary, Auckland (2018)

Hound Dog, Franklin Arts Centre, Auckland (2018)

Dog Pit, Saatchi & Saatchi & Saatchi, Auckland (2018)

Like a Boss, NZ Steel Gallery, Auckland (2018)

Two Sagittarius One Show, Satchi and Satchi and Satchi, Auckland (2018)

You’re not a Princess you know, Window Gallery, Auckland (2018)

Mom, are we friends?, Meanwhile Gallery, Wellington (2018)

Spaces In Between, George Fraser Gallery, University of Auckland (2017)

The Protagonist, Project Space, University of Auckland (2017)

Under Pressure, The University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Hawai’i (2016)

Contact: Foreign and Familiar, The Honolulu Museum of Art, Hawai’i (2016)


RESIDENCIES/AWARDS
2017

Supreme Winner, New Zealand Painting & Printmaking Award (2019)

First in Course Award, Elam, University of Auckland (2014)

360 Auckland Abroad Exchange Travel Awards, University of Auckland (2016)

Gordon Harris Art Supplies Prize, Elam, University of Auckland (2018)