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Tadashi Moriyama was born in Japan in 1979, lives and work in New York, USA




Master of Fine Arts Degree - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

Time based interactive Media Certificate - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA




Bachelor of Arts Degree in Studio Art -Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, USA


Solo Exhibitions



Amnesiac - Bonelli Arte Contemporanea, Mantova, Italy


Group Exhibitions



Naturellement, Artiscope, Bruxelles

Arario Gallery, New York

Art on Paper Brussels drawing fair, Brussels

Group Show, Luis de Jesus, Los Angeles

On/Off the Grid, Irvine Contemporary, Washington DC




SCOPE Art Show, Miami

Impulse fair, Miami

Collective Compulsions - Johansson Projects, Oakland, CA




Pulse Miami, Impulse – represented by Bonelli Arte Contemporanea, Miami FL

Invisible Cities - curated by Micaela Giovanotti - Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto CANADA

Action.Stop.Action - curated by Joshua Mosley - Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

Draw to DetailDeCordova Museum & Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Massachussetts, USA

Propagations – Johansson Projects, Oakland, USA

Space as a Space – Bonelli Contemporary, Los Angeles, USA

Useless Weapons – Green Lantern, Chicago, USA

IM02 - L’immagine sottile – Galleria Comunale d'Arte Contemporanea di Monfalcone, Italia




Body City, curated by Nigel Rolfe – Dockland , Dublin Ireland

Land(e)scape, curated by Eric Shiner – Onishi Gallery, New York, USA

Drawn & Quartered, curated by Marisa Sage - Like the Spice, New York, USA

Breaking New Ground: The Power and Variety of Landscapes, curated by Ellyn Murphy, Iona Collage, New Rochelle NY, USA

Yume Ichiya (One night dream), curated by Someone’s Garden-Flaneur, Shibuya Tokyo, Japan
It's a small world, curated by Tomoko Ashikawa - AG Gallery, New York, USA




Crises, curated by Paul Falzone-the Annenberg School of Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

Subterrane, curated by Sean Stoops - the Center for Emerging Visual Artists, Philadelphia, USA
Far From Home, curated by Dana Gentile - Brooklyn Artist Gym, New York, USA

MFA Thesis Show, curated by Ingrid Schaffner - The Icebox Project Space, Philadelphia, USA
Pen Pals, curated by Ted Passon - Padlock Gallery, Philadelphia, USA

Show me where the devil bit you - Tower Gallery, Philadelphia, USA




Look Closer, curated by Tomoko Ashikawa - AG Gallery, New York, USA




Tadashi Moriyama: Recent Works - Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, USA

Comix; Cartoons as Art, curated by Calvin Jones- Philadelphia City Hall, Philadelphia, USA

Synapses, curated by Master’s Degree Candidates, Art Market, FIT - Florence Lynch Gallery, New York, USA

Really Small Works, curated by Tomoko Ashikawa - Transplant Gallery, New York, USA





Present Pierogi Flatfile, New York, USA;
Present The Drawing Center, New York, USA;


Grants and Awards


The Maurice Lowe Award, University of Pennsylvania, USA;




The Alumni Association Award, University of Pennsylvania, USA;




Chair’s Merit Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, USA




Outstanding Achievement in Printmaking, Tyler School of Art, USA;




Dean’s Award, Tyler School of Art, USA


Selected Bibliography


"Construcion De Una Ciudadmnesiac" Interview by Victoria Ferreira D-Mode Magazine, Buenos Aires, Argentina


"Tadashi Moriyama begin_of_the_skype_highlighting     end_of_the_skype_highlighting, Mantova, Bonelli Arte begin_of_the_skype_highlighting     end_of_the_skype_highlighting Contemporanea" by Renata Mandis, Exibart on Paper, Florence, Italy


"The (Un) Bearable Heaviness of Being: Tadashi Moriyama begin_of_the_skype_highlighting     end_of_the_skype_highlighting and the Art of Excess " by Eric Shiner, Milton Fine Curator of Art, Andy Warhol Museum - Bonelli Arte begin_of_the_skype_highlighting     end_of_the_skype_highlighting Contemporanea Exhibition Catalog, Mantova, Italy


"Tadashi Moriyama begin_of_the_skype_highlighting     end_of_the_skype_highlighting: Un Giovane Artista Giapponese Alla 'Corte Di Mantova' " by Espoarte, Albissola Marina, Italy




"Drawn to Detail" by Rachel Lafo, Exhibition Catalog, DeCordova Museum Boston MA


"Artists clobber our outmoded ways of thinking, sans sledgehammerl" by De Witt Chen, East Bay Express Arts and Culture, San Francisco, CA


"Abstract ecosystem with a guiding force" by Matt Sussman, San Francisco Bay Guardian, San Francisco, CA


"Swordfish, styrofoam, and sprouting growth" by Vanessa Carr, SFBG Pixel Vision, San Francisco, CA




"IM02 - L'immagine sottile, Exhibition Catalogue" interview by Micaela Giovannotti, Edited by Andrea Bruciati, GC.AC Monfalcone, Italy




"School Daze" by Roberta Fallon, Philadelphia Weekly


"Penn MFAs hold the space" byLibby Rosof, Artblog