Artist: Homma Rie (本間利依)

Lifetime: after 1975

Related links: Rie Homma; Los Angeles County Museum of Art - no image; Library of Congress ;


Rie Homma (本間利依), a female artist, was born in Kanagawa (South of Tokyo) in 1975. In 1999 she graduated at Nihon University College of Art. In the same year her work was accepted at the prestigious CWAJ (The College Women's Association of Japan) print show, and in the same year she exhibited at the 4th British International Miniature Print Exhibition in London. From that moment on the exhibitions followed each other in rapid succession. Her first solo exhibition was in 2003 at Gallery Gray in Tokyo ("Rie Homma Woodblock Print Show").

In 2005 she completed a Fine Art master course at Nihon University Graduate School of Art, and she exhibited at the CWAJ prints show for the sixth time.

Homma's 2003 College Womens Association of Japan print, "Moonlit Night" is in the LACMA collection and her 2007 CWAJ print, "Dance in the Woods" is in the collection of the Library of Congress.

    Group Exhibitions
  • 1999-2001, 2003-2008 Japanese Contemporary Prints - CWAJ Print Show - Tokyo AmericanClub / Tokyo, Japan
  • 1999 4th British International Miniature Print Exhibition Relativities - Bankside Gallery/ London, UK
  • 2000 Mini Print International Exhibition - The Art Mission Gallery / USA
  • 2000 Biennale International d’art miniature - Ville–Marie / Canada
  • 2001 Contemporary Japanese Printmaker show - Sola Art Gallery / USA
  • 2001-2002 Itart 2001, 3rd-4th mini graphic & painting world wide show 3rd ,”FINALIST” Prize Show - Ensemble Cultural Center / Italy
  • 2002 Art Exhibition:Painting, Prints and Sculptures by Teaching Staff of Department of Fine Arts. College of Art, Nihon University / Tokyo, Japan
  • 2002 Montreal International Miniature Print Biennial 2002, Prize Conseil Que’becois de l’estampe / Canada
  • 2006 “TAPAAMISIA(MEETINGS)”, Maijaliisa Anttonen & Rie Homma, Nokian taidetalo / Nokia, Finland
    Solo Exhibitions
  • 2003, 2005, 2009 Solo Exhibition: Rie Homma woodblock print show - Gallery Gray / Tokyo, Japan
  • 2005, 2006, 2007 Solo Exhibition: woodblock print show - Mubansou Gallery / Nagano,Japan
  • 2006 Solo Exhibition: Rie Homma World Print Show, Sola Art Gallery /N.Y. USA
  • 2007 Solo Exhibition: Rie Homma Woodblock Print Show, Yama Gallery / Mie, Japan
  • 2009 Solo Exhibition: Rie Homma Woodblock Print Show, Art Zone Kaguraoka Gallery/ Kyoto, Japan