Hiroshi Sugimoto

Artist Talk: Hiroshi Sugimoto at Collège de France

March 14, 2019

Sugimoto will speak at the Collège de France, at the Amphithéâtre Marguerite de Navarre in Paris, as part of its festivities celebrating the 350th anniversary of the Paris Opera. The artist has created a ballet for the opera, which will open September 2019. Read more...


Hiroshi Sugimoto to Redesign Hirshhorn Sculpture Garden

March 11, 2019

Following a successful renovation of the museum’s lobby by Hiroshi Sugimoto, the museum began working with Sugimoto to develop a concept design for the garden. The new vision will create spaces for large-scale contemporary works and performances, as well as intimate spaces for the museum’s modern masterpieces. Read more...


Exhibition: Hiroshi Sugimoto at Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum

November 23, 2018

“Quattro Ragazzi: Hopes and Illusions of the Momoyama Renaissance – Europe through the Eyes of Hiroshi Sugimoto and the Tensho Embassy” showcases the exuberant art and culture that flourished during the Momoyama period in Japan. The exhibition at Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum in Nagasaki City, Japan, will also include Sugimoto's "Seascapes," as well as Tensho Embassy-related materials and artworks. November 23, 2018 - January 30, 2019


Exhibition: Hiroshi Sugimoto at Tel Aviv Museum of Art

November 14, 2018

November 14, 2018 - June 8, 2019. Sugimoto’s photographs are the subject of a solo exhibition at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art in Tel Aviv, Israel. The exhibition includes a selection from his Diorama, Seascapes and Theater series. Read more... 


Exhibition: Hiroshi Sugimoto at Versailles

October 16, 2018

October 16, 2018 - January 20, 2019. Hiroshi Sugimoto’s photographs and architectural projects will be on display at an exhibition at the Palace of Versailles, in the gardens of the Grand Trianon. “Sugimoto will be the first contemporary artist to focus on the gardens,” says Catherine Pégard, the president of the Palace of Versailles. Read more...


Exhibition: Hiroshi Sugimoto at the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium

April 20, 2018

April 20 - August 19, 2018. "Still Life" features forty photographs by Hiroshi Sugimoto. Sugimoto's work is reminiscent of that of the Flemish primitives - true precursors of photography - with whom they share many characteristics such as richness in details and depths, surprising light effects or thoughts on nature. Read more...


Exhibition: Hiroshi Sugimoto at Japan Society

October 20, 2017

October 20, 2017 - January 7, 2018. On the occasion of their 110th anniversary, the Japan Society presents Hiroshi Sugimoto: Gates of Paradise, which explores one of the earliest encounters between Japan and the West in the 16th century, through the eyes of Hiroshi Sugimoto. Charting the journey of four Japanese Catholic-converted boys, Sugimoto’s new monumental photographs navigate themes of hybridity and cultural exchange, marrying visual traditions from Japanese and Western art. Read more...


Exhibition: Hiroshi Sugimoto at Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo

May 17, 2017

May 17 - October 1, 2017. Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Turin, presents "Le Notti Bianche", the debut of Hiroshi Sugimoto ’s new group of images of classical Italian opera theaters. Sugimoto’s avid interest in the relationship between time, the moving image, and architectural space is further explored in this images as part of his ongoing Theater series first begun in 1978. Read more...


Exhibition: Hiroshi Sugimoto at Château La Coste

May 9, 2017

May 9 - September 24, 2017. Château La Coste's new Renzo Piano Photography Pavilion will be inaugurated with The Sea and the Mirror, an exhibition of photography by Hiroshi Sugimoto. Curator Philip Larratt-Smith has made a careful selection of ten large-format works from the artist’s iconic Seascapes series to create a resonant and poetic presentation in dialogue with Piano’s architecture. Read more...