Haruka Matsuo


2004 BA Textile Department Gerrit Rietveld Academie Amsterdam (NL)

2000 MA in sculpture fine Art, Kyoto City University of Art (JP)

1998 BA in sculpture fine Art, Kyoto City University of Art (JP)



2012 "The beginning of matching" Duo exhibition “Geurige Herinnering-Scented Memory with Ly-Mui Man, Galerie Iroha, Dordrecht (NL)

2012 “Drawing - the Seeking” Group exhibition Collection of Curiosities 2012, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, Amsterdam (NL)

2012 “Drawing - the Seeking” Group exhibition with Marcel van Etten, CAFA , Beijing (Central Academy of Fine Art) (CN)

2011 “The seeking” Group exhibition Lust voor het oog, De Korenbeurs, Schiedam (NL)

2011 “At home” with Hibitan, Bussum (NL)

2010 “Dream in the sea mixed with sugar” Gourp exhibition Stampot met roodekool, Sieboldhuis, Leiden (NL)

2010 “Dream in the sea mixed with sugar” Solo exhibition, Galerie INTERMEZZO, Dordrecht (NL)

2010 “Stamppot met Roodekool in Japan” Living Design Cener OZON,Tokyo (JP)

2009 “Stamppot met Roodekool” Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, Amsterdam (NL)

“Open Atelier de Pijp” Cultuurhuis Diamontslijpeir, Amsterdam

“Drawing Haruka Matsuo & Marcel van Etten” Medisch Centrum Bussum Zuid, Bussum (NL)

“Provocative teapots” Werkplaats Willemiene, Amsterdam

2007 “Drawing table cloth and table set” Chris and Martijn, Amsterdam

2007 “Theater Pompoentje” Herengracht 498, Amsterdam

2006 “Sunday Dinner project” Herengraght 498, Amsterdam

2006 “Post and Matsuo” Gallery EM, Schiedam (NL)

2004 “Eindexamen Gerrit Rietveld Academie”, Amsterdam

2003 “Provocative pot” Gallery Intermezzo, Dordrecht (NL)

2002 “Fox and cream” Kyoto art center, Kyoto (JP)

2000-2001 “Boomerang Art Project”, Kyoto-Breman

Drawing Exhibition “First Throw”, Weissraum (JP)

“Boomerang Art Project in Bremen”, Bremen (DU)

1999 “Hospitart” Mie Pre. (JP)

1999 “SONY ART PROJECT”, Tokyo (JP)

1999 “Shadow Impression”, Kyoto (JP)

1997 Group Exhibition in Kyoto (JP)

1997 “ART-MOVE” Kobe Art Village center (JP)



2012 Giving worpshop at Galerie Iroha, Dordrecht

2012 Giving lecture and worpshop at CAFA /Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing (CN)

2009 Research “Emnroidery and daily life of Miao” Guizhou (CN)

2008 Giving lecture at Second Polytechnic University, Shanghai (CN)

2007 Artist in residence in Japan (JP)

2005 Workshop”PROJECT.ABILITY” in Glasgow (UK)

2000 HOSPITART in Kumamoto (JP)

2001 –2003 Workshop”PROJECT.ABILITY”in Glasgow (UK)

2002 Workshop in Atelier Picula in Dordrecht (NL)



2001 “Hep tas” National textile museum knitting contest 2nd prize (NL)



2009 startstipendium (secound time) Fonds voor Beeldende Kunst (NL)

2007 startstipendium Fonds voor Beeldende Kunst (NL)

2004 Beurs van Berlage Foundation (NL)

2002 Pola Foundation for the Promotion of Traditional Japanese Culture (JP)

2002 Saida bunka foundation (JP)

2001 To plan and carry the exchange program “Boomerang Art Project’’ (JP/DE)

2000 (Goethe institute, Pola art foundation, The Japan foundation, Kyoto art center, Nomura international culture foundation, Japan bunka foundation) (JP)