Anne Kagioka Rigoulet
Born in 1987 in Kanagawa, Japan, Kagioka completed a BFA in Oil Painting in 2011, followed by an MFA in Mural Painting in 2013, at the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts. Kagioka went on to enroll in Fresco and Mosaic at the Ecole Nationale Superieuredes Arts Appliques et des Metiers d’Art in Paris, and continued her studies in Fresco at the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts. Kagioka’s interest lies in capturing the ephemeral moment when a familiar landscape transforms into an abstract vision, and since 2014, she has been working on the series, Reflection, which depicts the reflection of water. Her solo exhibitions include A Moment of Immersion, Sakurado Fine Arts※ (Tokyo, 2018), Reflection: 2015-16, Sakurado Fine Arts※ (Tokyo, 2016), and Anne Kagioka Rigoulet, Sakurado Fine Arts※ (Paris, 2014/Tokyo, 2015). She has also participated in various group exhibitions and mural projects in Japan and Europe.
※renamed MAKI Gallery in June 2020