Takesada Matsutani Bibliography

Artist’s Publications

2010
Eshleman, Clayton, ‘Hashigakari’, trans. Takaomi, Eda, Auxeméry, Co-published Belgium: Edition Tandem, France: Estepa Editions, Editions of 25 English-Japanese, 25 of English-French, 2010

2009
White, Kenneth, ‘In The Kansai’, Edition of 40, Paris: Akié Arichi, 2009

2008
Shinozaki, Toshiyasu, ‘Une Goutte’, trans. Benedic, Marie. Edition of 28, Atelier 915: Yokohama, 2008
Valente, José Angel, ‘Cincos Sones Para Tambor Solo’, trans. Jacques, Ancet, Yamaguchi, Akiko, Edition of 18 Spanish-Japanese, 18 of Spanish-French, Paris: Nitabah, 2008

2004
Fukutomi, Takeo, ‘Straw Hat’, Edition of 250, France: Estepa, 2004

2002
Eshleman, Clayton, ‘Bands Of Blackness’, trans. Takaomi, Eda, Jean Jacque, Viton,
Editions of 25 English-Japanese, 25 of English-French, Belgium: Edition Tandem, France: Estepa, 2002

1990
Van Houten, Kate, ‘Streams’, trans. Maeno, Monique Pierre, Edition of 40, Paris: Galerie Keller, Pitney Bowes, 1990

1987
Guillevic, Eugene, Matsutani, Takesada, ‘Automne’, Edition of 24, Paris: Nitabah, 1987

Solo Exhibition Publications

2013
Viatte, Germain, ‘Permanence and Metamorphoses in the work of Takesada Matsutani’, New York: Galerie Richard, 2013
Nishizawa, Midori, Tiampo Ming [et al.,], Nishizawa, Midori, Van Houuten, Kate [ed.], ‘Takesada Matsutani. A Matrix’, London: JRP|Ringier, Hauser & Wirth, 2013

2010
Matsutani, Takesada, ‘- STREAM-’, Kamakura: The Museum of Modern Art, 2010

2009
Takezawa. Ryuzo, ‘Takesada Matsutani – Tableau, Drawing and Prints’, Hiroshima: Gallery Tamura, 2009

2008
G.Léo [Introduction], ‘25th Exhibition of Contemporary Art’, France: St-Mandé, 2008, pp.3/7

2007
Matsutani, Takesada, ‘Matsutani – Light in a line 2007’, Tokyo: Kaneko Art Gallery, 2007

2004
Que-Sada, Acindino, ‘MATSUTANI’, Paris: Galerie Guislain États d’Art, 2004

2001
Fujino, Tadatoshi, [Introduction], ‘MATSUTANI: Waves Paris-Miyazaki’, Miyazaki: Gendaikko-Museum, 2001
Hosokawa, Kayoko, ‘Matsutani Takesada – shiro no ‘objet’ jidai [Takesada Matsutani – the Days of White Objects]’, Osaka: Galerie Hosokawa, 2003

2000
Shigebumi, Tsuji, Jouffroy, Alain, ‘Going around Takesada Matsutani: The Man and His Works’, Nishinomiya: Otani Memorial Art Museum, 2000

1999
Osaki, Shinichiro, ‘Takesada Matsutani and the Gutai Group Art Association: A Focus on the Early Works’, 1999
Yoshie, Takumi, ‘Matsutani Prints’, Ashiya: Gallery Adagio, 1999

1998
Charrier, Isabelle, Latrille, Claude, ‘Matsutani à la Rochelle. Matsutani’, La Rochelle: Association Shiosai, 1998

1997
Segi, Shinichi, ‘Matsutani Takesada no kuroi ‘eros’ Black Eros in Takesada Matsutani’, Takamatsu: Accostage Gallery, 1997

1995
Bulteau, Michel, ‘Noir’, Paris: Galerie J. Mercuri, 1995

1993
Macaire, Alain, ‘Là, c’est un tableau de Matsutani’, Geneva: Galerie Rosa Turetsky, 1993
Yasuyuki, Nakai, ‘Matsutani Takesada no sakuhin ni tsuite’, Nishinomiya: Otani Memorial Art Museum, 1993

1992
Jean-Louis, Poitevin, ‘Le Fleuve et L’illimite’, Ashiya: Ashiya City Museum of Art and History, 1992

1991
Tokuhiro, Nakajima, ‘Kakucho suru kaiga’, ‘Expanding Paintings’, Kobe: Galerie Motomachi, 1991
‘____’, Frankfurt: Japan Art Galerie, 1991
‘____’, Paris: Galerie Keller, 1991

1989
Shigenobu, Kimura, ‘Najio Paper and Matsutani’, Nishinomiya, 1989
Takesada, Matsutani, ‘____’, Kyoto: Shiyacho Gallery, 1989

1988
Bataillon, Françoise, Cusin-Berche, Chantal, ‘Replis d’ombres’, Corbeil-Essonnes: Centre d’art contemporain Pablo Neruda, 1988

1987
Content, Catherine, ‘Espace Galerie du Credit Agricole’, Saint-Tropez: Galerie des Licearium, 1987
Toshikuni, Maeno, ‘L’Art Abstrait Peintures et Installations’, Paris: Gallery Keller, 1987

1986
Bataillon, Françoise, ‘Matsutani. Zeichnungen Bilder Objekte’, Frankfurt: Japan Art Gallery, 1986
Tokuhiro, Nakajima, ‘Seisei no ‘ba’ toshite no heimen’, ‘Two-dimensional Art as the ‘Place’ of Creation’, Kobe: Galerie Motomachi, 1986
Kwock-Silve, Sandra, ‘Matsutani’s Stream of Consciousness Paintings’. Hawaii: Contemporary Arts Center Honolulu, 1986

1983
Toru, Takahashi, ‘Busshitsu no nagare: hakai’, ‘Streams of Material: Catastrophe’, Osaka: Osaka Contemporary Art Center, 1983
Erika, Lippki, ‘Takesada Matsutani, Nagare Flieβen Der Augenblick der Lösung’, Berlin: Galerie Marina Dinkler, 1983

1982
Takesada, Matsutani, Alain, ‘Jouffroy, Les miroirs métaphysiques de Matsutani’, Tokyo: Kaneko Art Gallery, 1982

1980
Yoshiaki, Inui, ‘Matsutani Takesada no kinsaku ni tsuite’, ‘On Recent Works by Takesada Matsutani’, Kobe: Galerie Motomachi, 1980

1979
Tadatoshi, Fujino, ‘Matsutani. Silk-screens’, Miyakonojo, 1979
Ono, Masaharu, ‘Seishin no Hokkyoku ni tatsu hito. Matsutani’, ‘A Man stand at the North Pole of Spirit. Matsutani’, Fukuoka: Art Space Baku, 1979

1978
Oudin, Alain, ‘Matsutani. Perspectives Japonaises’, Paris: Galerie Alain Oudin, 1978

1976
Yoshiaki, Inui, ‘Matsutani. Silk-screens and drawings’, Tokyo: Watari Gallery, 1976
Masaharu, Ono, ‘Matsutani. Self-selection’, Kita-kyushu: Gallery Murakami, 1976

1972
Yoshiak, Inui, ‘Heimen no Kakunin: Matsutani Takesada no ‘tableau’ ni tsuite’, ‘Affirmation of Two-dimensional Art: On Tableaus by Takesada Matsutani’, Osaka: Gallery Fujibi, 1972

1971
Yoshiaki, Inui, Jiro, Yoshihara, ‘_____’, Tokyo: Station Gallery, 1971

1970
Inui, Yoshiaki, ‘Matsutani Takesada no hanga’, Tokyo: Station Gallery, 1970
Yoshihara, Jiro, Yoshiaki, Inui, ‘____’, Osaka: Gallery Shinanobashi, 1970

1965
Jiro, Yoshihara, ‘Matsutani Takesada no shojin. Matsutani Takesada no koten’, ‘Matsutani’s Devotion. Matsutani’s Solo Exhibition’, Kobe: Gallery Daiwa,1965

1963
Motonaga, Sadamasa, Pinacotheca, Gutai, Jiro, Yoshihara, ‘Matsutani Takesada no saisho no koten ni’, ‘On the Occation of Takesada Matsutani’s First Solo Exhibition’, 1963

Group Exhibition Publications

2016
Rober, Morgan C.; Jeng, Eileen, ‘Splotch’, New York: Neumeraki, 2016, p.8 ill. in colour (ext. cat.)
Hirai, Shoichi; Ogura, Jitsuko (eds), ‘A Feverish Era: Art Informel and the Expansion of Japanese Artistic Expression in the 1950s and ‘60s’, Kyoto: The National Museum of Modern Art Kyoto, 2016, p. 69 ill. in colour (ext. cat.)

2013
Munroe, Alexandra and Tiampo, Ming, ‘Gutai: Splended Playground’, New York: Guggenheim, 2013

2012
‘____’ ‘Galerie Rosa Turetsky 30, (30 anniversaire catalogue)’, Galerie Rosa Turetsky: Geneva, 2012
Hirai, Shoichi, ‘Gutai: A Utopia of the Modern Spirit’, Yamada, Yukako; Yoneda, Naoki, [text], ‘GUTAI | The Spirit of an Era’, Tokyo: The National Art Center, 2012
Kawasaki, Koichi, ‘Gutai: From the Past to the Future’, Nishizawa, Midori, ‘Gutai at 32 East 69th Street’, ‘A Visual Essay on GUTAI at 32 East 69th Street’, New York: Hauser & Wirth, 2012
Asai, Yoshiaki, [introduction], Kasuya, Akiko, “Art and Memories” ‘Tatsuno Art Project 2012 – Arts and Memories’, Tatsuno, Hyogo: Tatsuno Art Project, 2012

2011
Higashiura, Tetsuya, [text], Takesada Matsutani / Ralphe Petty, (leaflet), Mizusawa, Tsutomu, ‘Two Routes: Takesada Matsutani and Ralph Petty’, Kanagawa: Museum Haus Kasuya, 2011
Gomont, Patrick; Verney, Antoine; Lemaresquier, David, [text], ‘Une fois, une rencontre, La Radar – espace d’art actuel’, Bayeux, France, 2011

2010
D. Coffgnier, [text] ‘KIAF / 10, Korea International Art Fair, (Cohju Contemporary Art, Kyoto, Japan)’, Seoul, Korea, 2010
Kawakami, Shigeki, [introduction],‘Do something no one’s ever done before’, Nishinomiya: Kwansei Gakuin University, 2010

2008
___,‘Guillevic Auec les Autres 1907-1997’, Rennes: Bibliothéque, 2008
Iiyama, Masahide, [text], Yamaji, Haruyo, ‘Etre enterré en France’,‘Les Soirées de Mercure’, Paris: Galerie Weiller, 2008
___,‘MATSUTANI et Geoffroy de Montpellier’, Ville de Montélimer: Espace d’Art Contemporain-Saint Martin, 2008

2007
Tabuchi, Yasse; Iiyama, Masahide; Yamaji, Haruyo, [text], ’4ème Les Soirées de Mercure’, Paris: Galerie Weiller, 2007
___,‘Cremona 2007: Art and Printing Press’, Cremona: Museo Civico Ala Ponzone, 2007

2006
Yamagi, Haruyo, ‘L’Eoole du Japon existe-ell ?’, Kervern, Alain, [text] ‘Les Soirée of Mercure’, Paris: Galerie Weiller, 2006
Shihoko, Iida, “Kuro no naka no kuro – yugen no naka no mugen ni tsuite [Colors in Black: on Infinity in Finitude]”, ‘Black & White: Colors in Black – from the Terada Collection 022’, Tokyo: Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, 2006

2005
Tabuchi, Yasse, “Pensées du petit matin”; Yamaji, Haruyo; Iiyama, Masahide; Takiwaki, Chieko, [text], ‘Les Soirées de Mercure’, Paris: Galerie Weiller, 2005
___,‘Art Paris 2005, Carrousel du Louvre’, Paris: Galerie Guislain États d’Art, 2005

2004
Tiampo, Ming, Tomii, Reiko, [text],‘Resounding Spirit, Japanese Contemporary Art of the 1960’s by the Gibson Gallery Collection’, Potsdam: State University of New York, 2004
’04 ARCO Art Fair: MATSUTANI, F.CORNELI’, (from Falerie Mussokan), Madrid, 2004

2003
KIAF 2003’, Seoul, Korea, 2003

2001
Tsuji, Shigebumi, Ishida, Jo, ‘An Artist from France Meets Two Japanese Contemporaries –The Renaissance of Black and White’, Osaka: Konishi Home, 2001

2000
Falguiere, Jacques, Evereux, ‘BLESSE, RONCE NOIRE de Claude Louis-Combe’, France: Théâtre d’Evreux, 2000
___, XXXIIéme festival International de la Peinture ‘JAPON visions contemporaines’, Cagnes-sur-Mer: Musée Château, 2000
___,‘L’art dans les chapelles 2000, An contemporain et patrimoins religieux’, Bretagne: Chapelle Saint-Gildas, 2000

1999
Galerneau, Marcel, [preface], ‘L’Arbre’, Paris: Galerie Akié Aricchi, 1999
___,‘Gutai’, France: Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, 1999
Nakai, Yasuyuki, ‘Gendai-hanga, 21 no hook – Kansai wo chushin toshite- [21 Direction of the 20th Century Prints – Focussing on Kansai Region –’, ‘The Axis of 21 printers in Japan – Introduction to 20th Century prints -’, Osaka: The National Museum of Art, 1999

1998
Borel, France, ‘Takesada Matsutani and Sadaharu Horio’, Caisse d’Epargne de Midi-Pyrénées, France, 1998
___, ‘EU-JAPON Contemporary Art Exchange Exhibition’, Tokyo / Luxembourg / Paris / Croatia / Slovenia: Shinkiba SOKO Gallary, 1998
___,‘Asian avant-garde’, London: Christie’s, 1998
___,‘New Print of Europe’, Guandong: Guandong Museum of Art, 1998

1997
___,‘5th NICAF, (from Galerie Akié Aricchi, Paris and Kaneko Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan)’, Tokyo: International Center, 1997
___,‘Artistes japonais contemporain’, Paris: Espace Bateau-Lavoir, 1997
Ozaki, Shinichiro, Bois, Yve-Alain [et al.],‘Gravity – Axis of Contemporary Art’, Osaka : The National Museum of Art, 1997

1996
Osaki, Shinichiro,‘An Exhibition of 50 Contemporary Japanese Artists’, Osaka: Navio Museum, 1996
Tani, Arata, ‘The Structure of Painting – One Color One Form’, Tokyo: Bunpodo Gallery, 1996
Seo, Noriaki, [text], ‘Prints of the 1970’s’, Tokyo: The Shoto Museum of Art, 1996
Osaki, Shinichiro; Tatehata, Akira, [text], ‘Arts from Yamamura Collection in Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art’, Chiba: Chiba City Museum of Art, 1996

1994
___,‘Acquisitions from 1992 to 1993 for the Departmental Funds of Contemporary Art Seine Saint-Denis’, Saint-Denis, 1994
___,‘FIAC Editions Saga’, Paris: Galerie Akié Aricchi, 1994
Nakamura, Yoshikazu, Akane, Kazuo, [et al.], ‘Art of Kansai 1950 – 1970’, Kobe: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, 1994
Tsuji, Shigebumi, ‘Time in Contemporary Art’, Shiga: The Museum of Modern Art, 1994

1993
___, ‘Découvertes 93’, (Galerie Rosa Turetsky, Geneva, Switzerland), Paris: Grand Palais, 1993
___, ‘Gutai Suite, Palais des Beaux-Arts’, Toulouse: Ecole des Beaux-Arts and the Gallery 2, 1993
___, ‘Interieurs 1968-1993’, Midi-Pyrénées, France, 1993
Descamp, Andre, Restany, Pierre, [et al.], ‘Sept Artistes Japonaises de Paris’, Arras: Centre Cultural Noriot, 1993
___,‘FIAC ’93, (from Gallery Rosa Turetsky, Geneva, Switzerland)’, Paris: Grand Palais, 1993
Matsutani, Takesada, “An Artist’s View”, in: ’11 Japanese Artists in Europe’, London: Janus Avivson Gallery, 1993
GUTAI I / II / III (Gutai I 1954-1958, Gutai II 1959-1965 and III 1965-1972)’, Ashihya: Ashiya City Museum of Art and History, 1993

1992
___,‘Drawing in the 90s’, Katonah: Katonah Museum of Art, 1992

1991
Piguet, Philippe, ‘MATSUTANI’, France: Ville de Mortagne-au- Perche, 1991

1990
___,‘SAGA, Editions Fair’, Paris: Grand Palais, 1990
Yoshihara, Jiro, Nakajima, Norihiro, [et al.], ‘Gutai : The Avant-garde Group Unfinished’, Tokyo: the Shoto Museum of Art, 1990
___, ’45ème salon de mai’, Paris: Grand Palais, 1990
Piguet, Phillppe, ‘Dess(e) in de Sculpteur II’, Gennevilliers: Galerie Municipale Édouard Manet, 1990
___, ‘Giappone all’avanguαrdia: il gruppo Gutai negli anni Cinquanta’, Roma: Galleria nazionale d’arte moderna, 1990
Kimura, Shigenobu, Hariu, Ichiro, [et al.], ‘1st The International Triennal Competition of Painting’, Osaka: MyDome OSAKA, 1990

1989
___,‘HIROSHIMA’, Hiroshima: Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, 1989
___, ‘Bastille 89’, Paris, 1989

1988
___, ’43ème salon de mai’, Paris: Grand Palais, 1988
Balthazar, Andre; Lundquist, Svenrobert, ‘RIPOPEE 1, Centre imprimer’, France, 1988
Ogawa, Masataka, Tono, Yoshiaki, [et al.], ‘The Development of Contemporary Japanese Art – Pictures PART2’, Toyama: Museum of Modern Art, 1988
___, ‘11th International Graphic Exhibition of Original Drawings’, Croatia: Moderna galerija Rijeka,1988

1987
Biagini, Jean [text], ‘Japon Passé-Present’, France: Musee Cantini, 1987
Jordan, Bernard; Van Houten, Kate, ‘The Artist’s Notebook’, Nishinomiya: Atelier Nishinomiya, / Tokyo: Akiyama Gallery, / Los Angeles: Gallery Brea and UCLA, / Paris: Galerie Bernard Jordan, 1987
Van Houten, Kate, ‘Point à la Ligne, Église Salpêtrière’, Paris, France, 1987

1986
Norton, Philippe, ‘Jeune Sculpteur’, Paris: Porte d’Austerlitz, 1986
___, ‘10th International Graphic Exhibition of Original Drawings’, Croatia: Moderna galerija Rijeka, 1986
___, ‘New Collection’, Fukuoka: Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, 1986
___, ‘11th International Print Biennial’, Cracow: Cracow Modern Art Gallery, 1986
Tanaka, Yukito, Nakahara, Yusuke, ‘Black and White in Art Today’, Saitama: Museum of Modern Art, 1986
Van Houten, Kate, ‘Presence du formes, Les Angles’, Avignon, 1986
Yamawaki, Kazuo, ‘Action and Painting, Group Gutai’, Kobe: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modem Art, 1986

1985
___, ‘6th International Impact Art Festival ’85’, Kyoto: Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, 1985
Inui, Yoshiaki, Osaki, Shinichiro, ‘Jiro Yoshihara and GUTAI 1954-1972’, Ashiya: Ashiya Citizen Center, 1985
___, ‘International Art, Collection Junij and sucessive experimental exhibitions of Junij’, Slovenia: Moderna galerija Ljubljana, 1985
___,‘30 ans de recontres, de recherches, de partis pris, 1955-1985’, Paris: Galerie Stadler, 1985
___, ‘Trajectory of Contemporary Prints’, Fukushima: Fukushima Prefectural Museum of Art, 1985
Takeyama, Hirohiko, Yamamoto, Kazuhiro, [text], ‘Japanese Prints’, Utsunomiya: Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, 1985
Léon, Merysol, ‘Takesada Matsutani, Shigeaki Koshino’, Paris: Point à la Ligne, 1985
___, ‘Engraving, Big Formats’, Belgium: Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Liège, 1985
Torrente, Aurelio, Yoshihara, Jiro, [et al.], ‘Grupo Gutai: Pintura y Acción’, Madrid: Museo Español de Arte Contemporáneo, 1985

1984
___,‘10th International Biennial of Printmaking’, Cracow: Cracow Modern Art Gallery, 1984
___,‘9th International Graphic Exhibition of Original Drawings’, Croatia: Rijeka Modern Gallery, 1984
___,‘7th Norwegian International Print Biennial’, Norway: Fredrikestad, 1984
___,‘Inner Field, Jeune Sculpteur’, Paris: Porte d’Austerlitz, 1984
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Kansai, Trajectory of Contemporary Artists: Contemporary Art 1950-1970’, Yao, Osaka: Seibu Department Store, 1984

1983
___,‘Art Cologne, (from Galerie Marina Dinkler)’, Cologne: Kölnmesse, 1983
Inui, Yoshiaki, [et al.], ‘Un regard sur l’art Japonais d’aujourd ‘hui’, Geneva: Rath Museum and the Museum of Art and History of Geneva, 1983
___,‘1st Chinese International Print Exhibition’, Taiwan: Taipei Fine Art Museum, 1983
___,‘28ème Salon de Montrouge’, Montrouge, 1983
___, ‘Forme nouveau’, Brussles: Galerie Alexandra Monet, 1983
___, ‘JAPAN ’83 BODY ART BOOK [Hand]’, Miyazaki: Gendaikko-Center, 1983

1982
___,‘27th Salon de Montrouge’, Montrouge, France, 1982
___, ‘8th International Graphic Exhibition of Original Drawings’, Croatia: Moderna galerija Rijeka, 1982
Deschamps, Madeleine, ‘Sols, voûtes espaces entre-deux’, Paris: American Center, 1982

1981
___, ‘2nd International Impact Art Festival ’81’, Kyoto: Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, 1981
___, ‘14th International Biennial of Printmaking’, Slovenia: Moderna galerija Ljubljana, 1981
___,‘Contemporary Art Exhibition of Thirteen Artists’, Tokyo: Striped House Museum, 1981
___,‘L’Art vivant à Paris’, Paris: Mairie du 18e arrondissement, 1981
___, ‘Art Now 1970-1980’, Kobe: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, 1981

1980
___, ‘Junij ‘80’, Slovenia: Moderna galerija Lublijana, 1980
___, ‘7th International Graphic Exhibition of Original Drawings’, Croatia: Moderna galerija Rijeka, 1980
___, ‘2nd Listowel International Print Biennial’, Listowel: Saint Patrick Hall, 1980
Marina Dinkler, [text], ‘Hokusai’s Enkel’, Berlin: Galerie Marina Dinkler, 1980
___,‘Gravures Contemporain japonais’, Paris: Espace Pierre Cardin, 1980
___, ‘8th International Biennial of Printmaking’, Cracow, 1980
___,‘Japanese Modern Prints – Enchantment of Prints 2’, Kobe: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, 1980
___, ‘Japanese Prints’, Utsunomiya: Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Utsunomiya, 1980

1979
___, ‘6th British International Print Biennial’, Bradford: Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, 1979 (Scottish Arts Council purchase)
___,‘13th International Biennial of Printmaking’, Slovenia: Moderna galerija Ljubljana, 1979
___, ‘Art Now ’79’, Kobe, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, 1979
Matsutani, Takesada, ‘Dada and Gutai’ in: ‘Gutai After Jiro Yoshihara’, Kobe: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, 1979

1978
___,‘Surrealisme 1978, its one-hundred-year history’, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Center, 1978
___,‘Junij ’78’, Slovenia: Moderna galerija, Ljublijana,/ Bosna i Hercegovina,Collegium artisticum, Sarajevo, 1978
___, ‘4th Norwegian International Print Biennial’, Fredrikestad, 1978
___, ‘2nd International Biennial of Prints’, Condé sur-I’Escaut-Bon Secours: Chateau de l’Ermitage, 1978
___, ‘7th Exhibition of Work on Paper’, France: Centre Cultural Jacques Prévert de la ville de Villeparisis, 1978
___, ‘7th International Biennial of Printmaking’, Cracow, 1978

1977
___, ‘Four persons Exhibition: Sadaharu Horio, Takesada Matustani, Sang-Hwa Chung, Makio Yamaguchi’, Nishinomiya, Gallery Nishinomiya, Japan, 1977
___,‘12nd International Biennial of Printmaking’, Slovenia: Moderna galerija Ljubljana, 1977
___,‘2nd CCAC World Print Competition’, San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1977

1976
___, ‘5th British InternationalPrint Biennial’, Bradford: Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, 1976 (2nd prize)
___,‘5th International Graphic Exhibition of Original Drawings’, Croatia: Moderna galerija Rijeka, 1976
___,‘3rd Norwegian International Print Biennial’, Fredrikestad, 1976
___,‘4th International Exhibition of Print’, Frechen, 1976
Takahashi, Toru’18 years of Gutai’, Osaka Prefectural Gallery, 1976
___,‘6th International Biennial of Printmaking’, Cracow, 1976
___,‘Contemporary Art ’76, Exhibition of Thirteen Artists’, Kobe: Gallery Sanchika, 1976

1975
___,‘11th International Biennial of Printmaking’, Slovenia: Moderna galerija Ljubljana, 1975
___, ‘Graphica Creativa ‘75’, Jyväskylä: Alvar Aalto Museum, 1975 (Purchase prize)
___, ‘CWAJ 20th annual print show’, Tokyo: Tokyo American Club, 1975

1974
___, ‘4th International Graphic Exhibition of Original Drawings’, Croatia: Moderna galerija Rijeka, 1974
___, ‘4th British International Print Biennial’, Bradford: Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, 1974 (Scottish Arts Council purchase)
___, ‘2nd Norwegian International Print Biennial’, Fredrikestad, 1974
___, ‘CWAJ 19th annual print show’, Tokyo: Tokyo American Club, 1974
___, ‘Ibiza Graphics Biennale ’74’, Ibiza: Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Ibiza, 1974

1973
___,‘1st British International Drawing Biennial’, England: Teesside Museum Art Gallery, 1973

1972
___, ’13ème Grands et Jeunes d’Aujourd’hui’, Paris: Grand Palais, 1972
___, ‘6th Preliminary show of Japan Art Festival’, Milano, 1972
___, ‘3rd International Graphic Exhibition of Original Drawings’, Croatia: Moderna galerija Rijeka, 1972 (prize)
___, ‘4th International Biennial of Printmaking’, Cracow, 1972
___, ‘3rd British International Print Biennial’, Bradford: Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, 1972
___, ‘36th Graphic Art of Today’, Venice: Museum of Modern Art, 1972
___, ‘1st Norwegian International Print Biennial’, Fredrikestad, 1972

1971
___, ‘9th International Biennial of Printmaking’, Slovenia: Moderna galerija Ljubljana, 1971
___, ‘Europe Prize Exhibition of Painting’, Oostende: Casimo-Kursaal, 1971
Hariu, Ichiro, Miki, Tamon, ‘10th Contemporary Japanese paintings exhibition’, Tokyo: Museum of Contemporary Art, 1971
Inui, Yoshiaki, ’100 Artists of Today’, Kobe: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, 1971

1970
___, ‘3rd International Biennial of Printmaking’, Cracow, Poland, 1970
___, ‘International Print Exhibition’, The Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA, 1970
___, ’2ème Biennale internationale de l’estampe’, Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris, France, 1970 Shibatani, Coco, ’3ème Salon internationale de Galeries Pilotes’, Lausanne: Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, 1970
___, ‘International Print Exhibition’, Santiago: Museo Nacional de Chile, 1970
___, ‘4th Preliminary show of Japanese Art Festival’, Munich: Modern Art Museum, 1970
___, ‘7th International Biennial of Prints’, Tokyo: The National Museum of Modern Art, 1970
___, ‘XIX’, Madrid: Museo Español de Arte Contemporáneo, 1970

1969
___, ‘1er Festival internationale de peinture’, Cagnes-sur-Mer, 1969
___, ‘9th Exhibition of Japanese Contemporary Art’, Tokyo: Museum of Contemporary Art, 1969
___, ’25ème Salon de Mai’, Paris: Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1969
___, ’25 Artists of Atelier 17’, Haifa: Museum of Modern Art, / Beer-Shava: Negev Museum, 1969
Rubio, Mariano, ‘L’estampe japonais de Atelier 17’, Paris: Galerie R Cruise, 1969
___, ‘8th International Biennial of Printmaking’, Slovenia: Moderna galerija Ljubljana, 1969
___,‘Tendences of Contemporary Art’, Kyoto: The National Museum of Modern Art, 1969
___, ‘2nd Wisconsin International Print Exhibition’, Wisconsin, 1969

1968
___,‘23ème Salon des Realites Nouvelles’, Paris: Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1968
___,‘1er Biennale Internationale de l’estampe’, Paris: Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1968
___,‘1st British International Print Biennial’, Bradford: Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, 1968

1966
Yoshihara, Jiro, “Artistes et découvreurs de notre temps”, ’2ème Salon internationales de Galeries Pilotes’, Lausanne: Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, 1966 pp.161-164

1965
Yoshihara, Jiro, [Introduction], ‘Gutai No.14’ (brochure), Osaka: Gutain Pinacotheca, 15th Gutai Art Exhibition, 1965

1962
Yoshihara, Jiro, Tapié, Michel, ‘Inaugural Exhibition of the Gutai Pinacotheca’, Osaka: Gutai Pinacotheca, 1962

1961
Yoshihara, Jiro, Murakami, Saburo, [text], ‘GUTAI No.12 (brochure), 10th Gutai Art Exhibition’, Osaka: Takashimaya Department Store, 1961

1960
___,‘GUTAI No.11 (brochure), 9th Gutai Art Exhibition’, Osaka: Takashimaya Department Store, 1960

Articles

2017
___, ‘Takesada Matsutani’, in: The New York Times, New York NY, 1 September 2017, p.14
Heinrich, Will, ‘What to See in Los Angeles Art Galleries This Week’ in: New York Times, New York NY, 31 August 2017
Slocum, Amy Marie, ‘Takesada Matsutani at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles’ on: www.needsupply.com, Richmond VA, 7 August 2017, ill.
Laurent, Tom, ‘Matsutani, Organique Concret’ in: Art Absolument, Paris/FR, July 2017, pp. 84-89, ill.
Macel, Christine, ‘Der Pavillon de Farben’ in: Kunstforum International, July 2017, Roßdorf/DE, pp. 200-209, ill.
___, ‘Special Projects’ in: Kunstforum International, July 2017, Roßdorf/DE, pp. 214-216, ill.
Raymond Fitzpatrick, Kyle, ‘Takesada Matsutani at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles’ on: www.coolhunting.com, New York NY, 30 June 2017, ill.
___, ‘Takesada Matsutani at Hauser & Wirth, Los Angeles’ on: uk.blouinartinfo.com, New York NY, 4 July, ill.
___, ‘First Los Angeles solo exhibition for Takesada Matsutani on view at Hauser & Wirth’ on: www.artdaily.com, Mexico City/MX, 4 July, ill.
___, ‘Pavilion of Colours’ in: Bijutsu Techo, Tokyo/JP, July 2017, p. 54
___, ‘Takesada Matsutani’ on: Christie’s Magazine, London/UK, May 2017
___, ‘The Good, the Bad, and the… Huh? Ranking the Venice Biennale’s Standout Moments’ on: news.artnet.com, New York NY, 17 May 2017
Janssen, Nanda, ‘Good Artists Know Their Responsibilities’ in: Metropolis M, Amsterdam/NL, April 2017, p.10

2016
Howells, Tom, ‘Go East: ‘Encounters’ is a startling survey of contemporary Japanese creativity’, on: www.wallpaper.com, London/UK, 27 June 2016
Wilcox, Matthew, ‘Guiding Spirit’, in: Apollo Magazine, London/UK, July/August 2016, pp. 52-28, ill.
___, ‘Takesada Matsutani at Hauser & Wirth, Zürich’, on: www.moussemagazine.it, Milan/IT, 2 May 2016
___, ‘The Europe Edition; Zurich’, in: Artinfo, London/UK, April 2016, p.20
Furtado, Will, ‘Matsutani and the Art of Sensual Abstract Painting’, on: www.sleek-mag.com, Berlin/DE, 2 April 2016
___’Takesada Matsutani at Hauser & Wirth Zürich’, on: www.cobosocial.com, Hong Kong/China, 23 March 2016

2015
Tomii, Reiko, ‘Best of Japan, 2015’, on: www.artinamericamagazine.com, New York NY, 22 December 2015
___, ‘Takesada Matsutani’, www.newyorker.com, New York NY, 15 December 2015
Schjedahl, Peter, ‘The Dripping Point’, in: The New Yorker, New York NY, 13 December 2015
Gomez, Edward M., ‘Takesada Matsutani’s Art of Expressive Textures and Ambiguous Blobs’, on: www.hyperallergic.com, New York NY, 5 December 2015
Nazarevskaia, Kristina, ‘Takesada Matsutani at Hauser & Wirth’ on: www.galleryintell.com, 25 November 2015
___, ‘Takesada Matsutani Notions of Time and Movement Explored in New Exhibition’, on: www.artlyst.com, London/UK, 22 October 2015

2014
Teasdale, Paul, ‘___’, in: Frieze, London UK, November – December 2014, pp. 108-110
Pechman Ali, ‘The Art World Lands in Hong Kong: Art Basel Has Gained a Foothold in China’, on: galleristny.com, New York NY, 21 May 2014
S.C., ‘Shavings’, on: bookssite.org, Paris FR, 22 February 2014

2013
Matsutani, Takesada, ‘Takesada Matsutani on John Martin’s The Great Day of his Wrath (1851-1853)’, in: Tate Etc., London UK, Autumn 2013, p. 93, ill.
Sand, Olivia, ‘Takesada Matsutani’, in: The Asian Art Newspaper, London UK, September 2013, p. 2, 4-5, ill.
Ito, Toyoko, ‘Takesada Matsutani’, in: Bijutsu Techo, Tokyo, Japan, August 2013, pp. 104-107, ill.
Sender, Hannah, ‘Takesada Matsutani at Hauser & Wirth’, in: Asian Art News, Hong Kong, July-August 213, p. 66, ill.
Miller, Alastair, ‘Takesada Matsutani Artist. It is important to have your own space. In it, I try to be honest’, in: The Independent, London UK, 27 July 2013, p. 22, ill.
___, ‘Takesada Matsutani: A Matrix at Hauser & Wirth London, Savile Row’, on: www.moussemagazine.it, 8 July 2013, ill.
___, ‘SITC London: Trade Routes, Takesada Matsutani: A Matrix, Thomas & Craighead: Never Odd Or Even’, on: www.artworldnow.com, 25 June 2013, ill.
___, ‘Exhibition Diary’, in: The World of Interiors’, London UK, June 2013, p. 120
___, ‘purple DIARY – Takesada Matsutani’s ‘A Matrix’ SHOW at Hauser & Wirth, London’, on: www.purple.fr/diary, June 2013, ill.
___, ‘Takesada Matsutani ‘A Matrix’’, on: www.dajf.org.uk, 27 June 2013, ill.
___, ‘Review. A Matrix’, on: www.a-n.co.uk, 23 June 2013, ill
___, ‘Calender’, in: The Burlington Magazine’, London UK, June 2013, p. 443, ill.
___, ‘Takesada Matsutani’s ‘A Matrix’, at Hauser & Wirth’, on: www.amodernmatter.com, 24 May 2013, ill.
Marks, Emma, ‘Takesada Matsutani at Hauser & Wirth. Exhibition review’, on: www.theupcoming.co.uk, 19 May 2013, ill.
Sherwin, Skye, ‘Takesada Matsutani London’, in: The Guardian, London UK, 18 May 2013, p.36, ill.
Jingwen Wee, Darryl, ‘Gutai Artist Takesada Matsutani Opens New Show at Hauser & Wirth’, on: www.artinfo.com, 17 May 2013, ill.
___, ‘Takesada Matsutani Reflects on the Gutai Movement’, on: www.whitewall.com, 24 April 2013, ill
Caticha, Alicia, ‘Spectacle At The Guggenheim: “Gutai: Slendid Playground”’, on: www.thewild.com, April 2013
Roniger, Taney, ‘Matsutani: Gutai Spirit Forever. Galerie Richard, New York. February 7th – April 20th, 2013’, on: www.concatenations.com, 14 April 2013, ill.
___, ‘Che cosa sta preparando. Takesada Matsutani’, in: Il Corriere delle Sera. Sette, Milan, 26 April 2013, p. 115, ill.
___, ‘MoMA’s Doryun Chong Looks Back on “Tokyo 1955-1970: A New Avant Garde”’, on: www.artinfo.com, 19 March 2013
___, ‘Interview Series: Takesada MATSUTANI’, in: Gallery (monthly art magazine), Japan, no.334, vol.2, 2013

2012
___, ‘Musuhi no mikoto – Matsutani: The Artist World’, in: Kodahara, Tezukayama Gakuin University, Osaka, Japan, no.34, 2012

2011
Castillón, Xavier, ‘Horizon repl’últim de Gutai’, in: E Punt Avui, Spain, 9-8-2011
Clarà, Jesús Martinez, ‘Entre blanco y negro: Takesada Matsutani en Galeria Horizon Colera’, in: Cultura’s de La Vanguardia, Spain, no.483 21-9-2011

2010
___, ‘Arts Libre’, in: Supplément à La Libre Belgique, Belguium, no.70, 2010
Gómiz, Edward M., ‘Matsutani’s Moment’, in: Art in America, New York, USA, no.5, May 2010

2009
___, [Cover Art] in: Denver Quartely (University Denver), USA, vol.43, no.2, winter 2009
〔Illustration for Clayton ESHLEMAN’s poem〕, Denver Quartely (University Denver), USA, vol.44, no.1, fall 2009

2008
___, ’25e Semaine d’art contemporain’, in: Le Saint Mandé Infos, France, no.l50, juin-juillet 2008
___,‘France News Digest’, in: Who’s who, Paris, no.861, 7 August 2008
Batle, Michel, ‘MATSUTANI at Traites Noirs Gallery’, in: Dépêche du Midi, Toulouse, France, 4 December et 27 December 2008
Néves, C., ‘Les oeuvres des enfants de l’atelier d’art au Japon’, in: le Parisien, Paris, 11 March 2008
___,‘Happening lors du vernissage’, in: Montélimar News, France, 30 November 2008

2007
Haramboug, Lydia, ‘Matsutani Cercle’, in: LA Gazette de L’Hotel Drouot, Paris No25, 22 June 2007
Gronier, A., ‘Arts Paintings’, in: Paris Scop, Paris, 27 June-3 July 2007
Peppiatt, M., ‘The Designer Thinks Big in J.Montoya’s Diminutive Flat on Paris’s Rue Jacob’, in: Architectural Digest, USA, September 2007
P.H.,’ Alerte au tsunami T MATSUTANI’, in: Le Sud Quest, Agen, France, 27 September 2007
___,‘Tapis rouge pour le peintre Matsutani-40 ans de carriére’, in: Le Petit Bleu, Agen, France, 27 September 2007

2006
Douniaux, V.,‘L’art contemporain japonais en France’, in: Doki Doki review for the l’Association Japon et Cultture in Lille, France, no.1, May 2006, p.20
___, ‘Matsutani et Rosesz ou l’art du movement’, in: Le Répubicain Lorrain, Metz, France, 30 September 2006
___, ‘Perfection en Question, Sous l’image, la matière (RPT)’, in: La Libre Culture, Bruxelles, Belgique, 11 October 2006

2005
CCM, ‘Exposition: Le retour du Rire Bleu’, in: FIGEAC, France, 2005

2004
___,‘Notre Coup’, in: OVNI: Le Journal Franco-Japonais de Paris, no.555, 15 November 2004
___,‘Les Mots du Film GUTAI: un film de Luc JEAN BAPTISTE 1954-2004 50e Anniversaire de Gutaï – Japon’, in: CINEMA ZEUXIS, Paris, no.16-20-46, 24 November 2004
Harambourg, Lydia, ‘Matsutani retrouvailles’, in: La Gazette de L’Hotel Drouot, Paris, no.41, 26 November 2004
Séréni, Clotilde, ‘Bouquins d’artistes, exposition à la Bibliothèque Forney de la Galerie Caroline Corre’, in: Le Figaro, Paris, 19 March 2004
___, ‘Galerie Peinture Japonaise’, Le Figaro, Paris, 6 December 2004

2003
Kallos, Jacques, ‘Museum Ephemeral by Montélimar’, in: Le Dauphiné News, France, July 2003
Kishi, Keiko, ‘Matutani Takesada-ten ‘Shikkoku no obi’ hyojo yutakana shiro to kuro [Takesada Matsutani Exhibition ‘Bands of Blackness’, Expressive White and Black]’, in: Mainichi Newspapers (evening), 13 February 2003
Tanaka, Sanzo, ‘‘Kuro’ no fugo ni jidai no yocho ‘Matsutani Takesada-ten’ to ‘Yoshimura Masunobu-ten’ [Code ‘Black’ Predicts our time – Takesada Matsutani Exnibition and Masunobu Yoshimura Exhibition]’, in: Asahi Shimbun (evening), 13 March 2003

2002
___,‘Celebration 2002 Japan week, an installation by Takesada Matsutani’, in: Art Dekko, Cairns Regional Museum Gallery, Australia, No10, April-May-June, 2002
Owens, Christine, ‘Simplicity, tradition-Matsutani’, in: Cairns News, Cairns, Australia, May 2002
___, ‘Japanese Art’, in: The Sunday Mail, Cairns, Australia, 12 May 2002

2001
Houriez, Jacques, ‘Impressions: Du texte à la représentation, Université de France-Conté Blesse, ronce noire’, in: Coulisses-Revue théâtrale, no.23, January 2001
Garbagnati, Lucile, ‘Blesse, ronce noire, Entretien avec Jacques Falguières et Hélène Lausseur,
Matteur en scéne et adaptatrice’, in: Coulisses-Revue théâtrale, no.23, January 2001
Jouffroy, Alain, ‘MATSUTANI’s Waves’, in: Coulisses-Revue théâtrale, no.23, January 2001
Ogura, Kazuo, ‘Exposition à La Résidence’, in: Nouvelles du Japon, Paris, Premier Trimestre, no.27, 25 December 2001

2000
Charrier-Le Mat, Isabelle, ‘L’Eure à l’heure japonaise Takesada MATSUTANI: noir sur blanc par au
théâtre d’ Evreux, France’, in: Les voix, no.90, Spring, 2000
Falguiére, Jacques, ‘Le décor de Matsutani pour Blesse, ronce noire, drame de Claude-Lois Combet, mis en scene’, in: Les voix, Paris, Spring, No90, 2000
Tsunoi, Naoko, ‘Le Genie de la Bastille par, Portes ouvertes dans le quartier de la Bastille’, in: OVNI: Le Journal Franco-Japonais de Paris, Paris, no.464, 15 September 2000
Hariu, Ichiro, ‘Kyougaku no sakuhin ha koushite umareta Otani-bi de Matutani Takesada-shi no souzou wo saguru tenrankai [This is how the surprising works of art were born: Ohara Museum of Art is holding the Matsutani Takesada Exhibition to look into his creativity]’, in: Kobe Shimbun (evening), Kobe, Japan, 25 March 2000
Onishi, Wakato, ‘Kyokai no kincho to seppakukan ‘hado, Matsutani Takesada-ten’ [Tension and Urgency on a Boundary, ‘Waves: Takesada Matsutani Exhibition’]’, in: Asahi Shimbun, Tokyo, Japan, 22 April 2000

1999
___,‘L’Essential Selon Matsutani’, in: Sud-Ouest Epositions, Jarnac, France, 13 March, 1998 et 17 May 1999
Kato, Mizuho, ‘Stream K-2’, in: Narihira, Ashiya City Museum of Art and History, Japan, no.35, 1999

1998
Charrie, Isabelle, ‘Deux artistes japonaises en Midi-Pyrénées’, in: Les voix, Paris, Spring, no.82, 1998
___,‘La leçon d’un maitre japonais, Fondation DANAE’, in: Charante Libre, Jarnac, France, no.16.503, 1998

1996
Segi, Shinichi, ‘Magarikado no bijutsu (5) Matsutani Takesada no kuroi ‘eros’ [Art at a Turning Point (5): Black Eros in the Works of Takesada Matsutani’, in: Geijutsukurabu, Film Art Inc., no.17, November – December 1996

1993
Minato, Chihiro, ‘From Abroad Paris ‘Sign, Language, Painting’’, in: Bijutsutecho, Tokyo, Japan, no.698, December 1993

1991
Tanigawa, Atsushi, ‘Hyoso no bouken 12: Matsutani Takesada / doin / kuro to shiro no senryaku [Adventure in the Surface Layer 12: Takesada Matsutani / Incentive / Strategy of Black and White]’, in: Chuo-Koron, Tokyo, Japan, no.106, September 1991
Yoshimura, Yoshio, ‘Nipponjin no jonen tsutaeru kuro no kiseki [Black Trajectory projects Japanese pathos]’, in: Asahi Shimbun, Japan, 6 April 1991

1990
Piguet, Philippe, ‘Dessins de Sculpteurs, Galerie Gennevilliers’, in: Art Press, no.l49, 1990

1989
Kimura, Shigenobu, ‘Kansai bunka oini kataru [Talk a lot about Kansai Culture]’,in: Yomiuri Shinbun, Tokyo, Japan, 1 January 1989
Santa, Haruo, ‘Futeikei no chikara ga…Bijutsu Matsutani Takesada-ten [Arts: Takesada Matsutani Exhibition – The Power of Amorphous…]’, in: Mainishi Newspapers (evening), Tokyo, Japan, 13 January 1989

1988
‘Region Corbeil-Essonne, Un Centre d’Art contemporain’, in: Kanal Magazin, Paris, no.40, December 1988

1987
Dray, Anne-Christine, ‘Matsutani, Galerie Keller’, in: Kanal Magazin, Paris, no.33-34, 1987

1982
Tanaka, Yukito, ‘Gendai bijutsu no ima yameru ‘canvas’ no yocho – Matsutani Takesada ten [A Sign of Ailing Canvas of Contemporary Art – Takesada Matsutani Exhibition]’, in: Misho, no.337, June 1982
Thlbeau, Alice, ‘The White Space of Active Creation’, in: Visual Art, San Francisco, USA, 1982
Tanaka, Yukito, ‘Dokusou-teki na ibutsu ga semaru [Approach of Extraneous Materials of Originality]’, in: Mainichi Newspapers (evening), Tokyo, Japan, 27 April 1982

1981
___,‘Takesada Matsutani UN MONDE NOIR’, in: Bijutsutecho, no.477, February 1981
Abe, Nobuo, ‘Tenpyo: Enpitsu niyoru kuro no sekai [World in Black by Graphite Pencil]’, in: Bijyutsutecho, no.479, April 1981

1980
Nakajima, Tokuhiro, ‘Chokusen to ryudo ‘kuro no jojo’ Matsutani Takesada-ten [Line and Stream ‘Lyrical Black’ – Takesada Matsutani Exhibition’, in: Yomiuri Shimbun(evening), Tokyo, Japan, 28 November 1980

1979
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Art Now ’79’, in: Sankei Shimbun, Osaka, Japan, 19 February 1979

1978
Takahiko, Okada, ‘High-fidelity color: Takesada Matsutani Interview’, in: Hanga Geijutsu, no.20, January 1978

1986
Kora. B.M, ‘Bastille’, in: Kanal Magazin, Paris, January 1986
Bataillon, Françoise, ’100 Expositions, Matsutani à la Galerie Monochrome, Aix La
Chapelle’, in: Art Press, Paris, 1986
Yoshimura, Yoshio, ‘Yojigen kara shiro to kuro dakeno hyogen – Imamo tsuyoi Matsutani Takesada [White and Black, a Monochrome Expression From an Extra Dimension – Takesada Matsutani is Still Strong]’, in: Nippon-bijitsi-kogei, Japan, no.574, July 1986
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Matsutani Takesada-ten, ‘Dynamic’ na kuro no ‘drama’ [Takesada Matsutani Exhibition: The Drama of Black with Dynamism]’, in: Sankei Shimbun, Tokyo, Japan, 6 October 1986

1985
Kobeco, Joho, ‘Sosaku eno michi – taidan: S.W. Hayter, Matsutani Takesada [The Road to Creation: Dialogue between S.W. Hayter and Takesada Matsutani]’, Kobe, Japan, no.31, March 1985
Tanaka, Yukito, ‘Kamokusa no nakani fushigina kaitai-geki Matsutani Takesada-ten [A Strange Drama of Desolution in his Tasiturnity – Takesada Matsutani Exhibition]’, in: Mainichi Newspapers, Tokyo, Japan, 14 March 1985

1984
Kitabgi, Rayhanat , ‘Le Souffle de Matsutani sous une couche de mine de plomb’, in: Textile / Art Language, Paris, 1984
Regan, Kate, ‘Matsutani at Soker-Kaseman Gallery’, in: San Francisco Chronicle, 13 September, 1984

1983
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Itten issaku: Matsutani Takesada ‘Stream-7’ [One Exhibition, One Piece: Takesada Matsutani ‘Stream-7’]’, in: Nippon-bijutsu-kogei, Japan, no.538, July 1983
Yoshimura, Yoshio, ‘Black and White Evokes a Sense of Urgency – Takesada Matsutani Exhibition of Two-Dimensional Works’, in: Asahi Shimbun (evening), Tokyo, Japan, June 1983
Nagasawa, Setsuko and Schenker, Christian, ‘Kunst und Kunstvertändnis in Japan’, in: Kunst-Bulletin, Bern, Switzerland, 7 August 1983

1977
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Tenpyo kansai: Matsutani Takesada ten [Exhibition Review: Takesada Matsutani]’, in: Bijutsutecho, no.418, March 1977
Noda, Tetsuya, ‘Dai-go-kai Eikoku kokusai hanga ‘biennale’ shinsa-hokoku [Evaluation Report of the 5th British International Print Biennale]’, in: Hanga Geijutsu, no.16, Winter 1977

1976
Takami, Kenshiro, ‘Tenpyo Matsutani Takesada ten [Exhibition Review: Takesada Matsutani]’, in: Bijutsutecho, no.414, December 1976
Masaharu, Ono, ‘Takesada Matsutani’, in: Gallery Murakami News, no.3, 1976
Woimont, Francoise, ‘Actualité de L’Estampe Japonaise’, in: Novelles de L’Estampe, Paris, no.27, 1976
Kameda, Masao, ‘Shinka-shita shiro no ‘objet’ [Deepening White Object]’, in: Mainichi Newspapers (evening), Tokyo, Japan, 3 November 1976
Ikeda, Hiroshi, ‘Bijutsu ‘nan’ ‘kou’ no kinko Matsutani Takesada-ten [Art: Balance of soft and hard, Takesada Matsutani Exhibition]’, in: Asahi Shimbun (evening), Tokyo, Japan, 4 December 1976

1975
Kurokawa, Akira, ‘Yureugoku sekai no kokusai-hangaten [Wavering International Prints Exhibitions around the World]’, in: Bijutsutecho, no.389, January 1975
Yoshiyuki, Fuji, ‘Tenpyo kansai: Matsutani Takesada at Gallery Coco’, in: Bijutsutecho, no.390, February 1975
Yoshiyuki, Fuji, ‘Tenrankaihyo Kansai: Hayter, Matsutani Takesada Futari-ten [Exhibition Review Kansai: Hayter and Takesada Matsutani, Two Persons Exhibition]’, in: Print Art, no.19, 1975
Haruo, Minami, ‘Tenrankaihyo: Matsutani Takesada ten [Exhibition Review: Takesada Matsutani]’, in: Print Art, no.20, April 1975
___,‘Le Nouvelle Observatoire’, no.559, 28 July-3 August 1975

1974
Kameda, Masao, ‘Nippon ‘serigraph’ sakka taikei: bijutsu-hyoronka ga eranda Nippon no daihyoteki ‘silkscreen’ sakka kono junin, kodokuna gendaijin ‘silhouette’ wo tsukuru [Serigraph Artists System in Japan: 10 Japanese Representative Silk-screen Printmakers Selected by Art Critics – Create the Silhouette of Solitary Modern Humans]’, in: Hanga Geijutsu, no.5, Spring 1974
Gilmore, Pat, ‘Winner of the Biennale in Bradford’, in: Arts Review, London, no.441, 1974
Kameda, Masao, ‘Review: Takesada Matsutani Exhibition of Prints – Searching for the Original Image’, in: Mainichi Newspapers (evening), Tokyo, Japan, 6 November 1974

1973
___,‘Matsutani Takesada niyoru 1917-nen ‘Paris’ shashin-ten [1917 Paris Photo Show by Takesada Matsutani]’, in: Bijutsutecho, no.364, February 1973
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Itten-issaku Matsutani Takesada ‘Aka to ao no kousei’ [One Exhibition One Piece: Takesada Matsutani ‘Red and Blue Configuration’]’, in: Nippon Bijutsu- kogei, no.413, February 1973
Kameda, Masao, ‘Senmonka ga eranda junin [Specialist Selection of Ten Artists]’, in: Hanga Geijutsu, no.1, Spring 1973

1971
___,‘Group / Solo Exhibitions’, in: Bijutsutecho, no.338, January 1971 (extra edition)
___,‘Kno-hito Kono-toki Matsutani Takesada [This Person at This Time: Takesada Matsutani]’, in: All Kansai, no.59, January 1971
Miki, Tamon, ‘Tokyo-hangatenpyo ‘Paris’ no Matsutani Takesada [Review of Prints Exhibitions in Tokyo: Takesada Matsutani in Paris’, in: Kikan-Hanga, no.11, Spring 1971
Miki, Tamon, ‘Tokyo-hangatenpyo [Review of Prints Exhibitions in Tokyo’, in: Kikan-Hanga, no.12, Summer 1971
Inui, Yoshiaki, ‘Kansai-hangatenpyo [Review of Prints Exhibitions in Kansai Region]’, in: Kikan-Hanga, no.14, Winter 1971
Hidaka, Teru, ‘Kotenhyo (Kansai) [Review of Solo Exhibitions in Kansai Region]’, in: Nippon Bijutsu, 1971
‘Takesada Matsutani Exhibition of Prints’, in: Mainichi Newspapers, Tokyo, Japan, 14 January, 1971
‘Takesada Matsutani Exhibition of Prints’, in: Mainichi Newspapers, Tokyo, Japan, 14 January, 1971

1970
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Takesada Matsutani Exhibition of Prints’, in: Sankei, Shimbun, Tokyo, Japan, 10 November 1970
Ogura, Tadao, ‘Tokyo-hangatenpyo [Review of Prints Exhibitions in Tokyo], in: Kikan-Hanga, no.7, Spring 1970
Miki, Tamon, (selection), ‘Art Chronicle’, in: Mizue, no.783, April 1970
Bouchon, Michelle, ’2éme Biennale Internationale de l’estampe’, in: Kikan-Hanga, no.9, Autumn 1970
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Itten-issaku Matsutani Takesada [One Exhibition One Piece: by Takesada Matsutani]’, in: Nippon-bijutsu- kogei, no.387, December 1970
Kameda, Masao, ‘Takesada Matsutani Exhibition of Prints’, in: Mainichi Newspapers (evening), Tokyo, Japan, 19 November 1970

1969
Inui, Yoshiaki, ‘Kansai-hangatenhyo [Review of Prints Exhibitions in Kansai Region]’, in: Kikan-Hanga, no.3, Spring 1969
Inui, Yoshiaki, ‘Takesada Matsutani: Propagation S-4-A’, in: Bijutsutecho, Tokyo, no.319, November 1969

1968
Gilmore, Pat, “Graphics”, in: Arts Review, London, no.370, 1968
Millet, Catherine, ‘Jeune Peinture, millésinme 69, Jeuness comme parti pris, enquéte’, in: Les Lettres Françaises, 1968

1966
Akane, Kazuo, ‘Geppyo: Kansai koten [Monthly Review: Solo Exhibitions in Kansai Region]’, in: Bijutsutecho, Tokyo, no.262, January 1966
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Kansai no zenei: Mukai Shuji, Maekawa Tsuyoshi, Matsutani Takesada [Avant-garde in Kansai: Shuji Mukai, Tsuyoshi Maekawa, Takesada Matsutani]’, in: Nippon-bijutsu- kogei, Japan, no.335, August 1966
___, ‘Kansai gendai bijutsu no konnichi [Contemporary Art in Kansai Today]’, in: All Kansai, Kansai, no.8, October 1966
Inui, Yoshiaki, ‘Jinbutsu sobyo: Futsu-seifu-ryugakusei-Mainichi-bijutsu-‘concour’ isseki no Matsutani Takesada shi [Portrait: Takesada Matsutani, the first-prize winner of the 1st Mainichi Art Competition and who will be granted by the French government to stay in France]’, in: Bijutsutecho, Tokyo, no.274, November 1966
___, ‘Dai-junanakai Gutai bijutsu ten [the 17th Gutai Art Exhibition]’, in: SD, no.23, November 1966
___, ‘Kitai no hito – Paris ryugaku de shiya wo hirogeru: Matsuani Takesada [Up-and-coming Person – Takesada Matsutani: Broaden His Perspective while staying in Paris]’, in: All Kansai, no.11, vol.1, 1966
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Pura-‘art’ ten [Exhibition: The Art of Plastic]’, in: Nippon-bijutsu-kogei, no.338,
November 1966
Akane, Kazuo, ‘Geppyo: Kansai koten [Monthly Review: Solo Exhibitions in Kansai Region]’, in: Bijutsutecho, no.276, December 1966

1965
Akane, Kazuo, ‘‘Nul’1965 kokusai-ten to ‘Gutai’ [1965 International Exhibition ‘Nul’ and ‘Gutai’]’, in: Gendai-bijutsu, Tokyo, no.6, August 1965
Langsner, Jules, ‘Gutai: An on the spot report’, in: Art International, Lugano, vol.IX, no.13, 1965
Akane, Kazuo, ‘Takesada Matsutani Solo Exhibition’, in: Yomiuri Shimbun, Tokyo, Japan, 3 October 1965
Ito, Makoto, ‘Takesada Matsutani: The Effect of Bumps and Crinkles’, Kobe Shimbun, Japan, 21 October 1965

1963
Takahashi, Toru, ‘Matsutani Takesada koten (Gutai Pinacotheca Osaka) [Takesada Matsutani Solo Exhibition at the Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka]’, in: Nippon-bijutsu- kogei, Tokyo, no.303, December 1963
‘Matsutani Takesada koten (Kobe Daiwa-garo) [Takesada Matsutani Solo Exhibition at the Gallery Daiwa, Kobe]’, in Nippon-bijutsu-kogei, Tokyo, no.327, December 1963
Okuchi, ‘Dokusoteki na sakuhin Matsutani Takesada koten [Originative Art Works: Takesada Matsutani Solo Exhibition]’, in: Osaka Nichinichi Shimbun, Japan, 8 October 1963
Ito, Makoto, ‘Takesada Matsutani Exhibition’, in: Kobe Shimbun, Japan, 8 October 1963

1960
___,‘The 9th Gutai Art Exhibition’, Gutai, no.11, 1960

1959
___,‘Dai rokkai shin-nippon-bijutsuten kobo dantai heno kiseki he [On the path to the publicly offered Exhibition of 6th Society for the New Fine Arts’, in: Shin-nippon- bijutsu, July 1959

The Artist’s Publications

2012
___,‘“Time”, Art and Memories (bulletin report)’, Tatsuno: Tatsuno Art Project 2012, 2012

2011
___,‘In Memory of Sadamasa Motonaga’, Tokyo: The New Art Journal, No.1265, 2011

2010
___,‘Inheriting Jiro Yoshihara’s Spirit’, (brochure), Nishinomiya: Kwansei Gakuin University Museum Planning Office, 2010

2006
___,‘Matsutani par lui-même / Matsutani by Matsutani, Art Absolument’, Paris, autumn 2006

2005
___,‘From the Atelier 17 to Outotsu, Atelier OUTOTSU 1975-2005, Nishinomiya: Atelier Outotsu, November 2005

2002
___,‘Time of Stream’, Osaka: Museum News: The National Museum of Art, no.116, 2002-5
___,‘Time of Stream’, Paris: Journal Japon, no. 177, September-October 2002

2001
___,‘Fondation D.A.N.A.E. Europe’, Kobe: Message World by MUSSOKAN, vol.42, 10 October 2001

1999
___,‘My master Shosaku Arao’, Okawa: Shosaku Arao, exhibition catalogue, Okawa Museum of Art, 1999

1998
___,‘JOURNAL JAPON’, Paris, no.l50, 1998

1996
___,‘Matsutani’, Michigan: Sulfur, Eastern University of Michigan, no.38, 1996

1994
___,‘Tomiyo Sugitani’s prints’, Hiroshima: Tomiyo Sugitani’s Exhibition Catalogue, 1994

1987
___, Aix-en-Provence: Banana Split, France, no. 19,1987

1983
___,‘Tadao Ando’s Architecture, Exhibition of Tadao Ando in Paris’, Kobe: Kobe Life Magazine, Journal, Editions No.55.1983
___,‘Noir-Kuro’, Aix-en-Provence: Banana Sprit, 10 September 1983

1982
___,‘Notes by Matsutani’, Kaneko Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, 1982

1975
___,‘Personal Experinces at Hayter’s Assistant’, Tokyo: Hanga Geijutsu, Abe Publishing Co., no.10, 1975

Diverse Publications

2012
___,‘Art Absolument, no.50, Spécial 10 ans, notre selection’, Paris: 101 Meilleúrs Artistés Contemporains en France, 2002-2012
___,‘20 years of the Horizon Gallery’, Colera: Galerie d’Art Horizon, 2012

2011
Durdilly, Hélène, ‘Rehauts 28, 2011’, Paris, 2011
___,‘Creativity versus Art, Outer Horizons Art & Philosophy’, Colera: Galeria d’Art Horizon, no.3, 2011
Fujino, Tadatoshi, ‘A New Perspective, Gutai through the Eyes of Fujino, Tadatoshi’, Japan: Koumyakusha, Miyazaki, 2011

2010
___,‘Axel vervoordt esprit wabi’, France: Flammarior, France, 2010

2007
___,‘Kaneko Art Tokyo 2007’, Tokyo: Kaneko Art, Japan, 2007

2005
___,‘Édition Nitabah 2005’, France: Édition Nitabah, 2005

2004
Hirai, Shoichi, ‘What’s GUTAI’, Kobe: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Tokyo: Bijutsu Shuppan-sha Publications, 2004

2003
___,‘Kaneko Art Tokyo 2003’, Tokyo: Kaneko Art, 2003
___,‘110 works from the collection of Osaka City Museum of Modern Art II Paintings, Photographs, Design works’, Osaka: Osaka City Museum of Modern Art, 2003
___,‘Masterpieces of Otani Memorial Art Museum’, Nishinomiya: Otani Memorial Art Museum, 2003, p.53

2002
___,‘Selected works from the collection of Hyogo prefectural Museum of Art’, Kobe: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, 2002

2000
___,‘Striped House Museum of art 1981-2000’, Striped House Museum, 2000

1998
___,‘Ashiya City Museum of Art & History 1989 to 1997’, Ashiya City Museum of Art and History, 1998

1996
___,‘Collection, Himeji City Museum of Art’, Japan: Himeji City Museum of Art, 1996

1995
Borel, France, ‘Japan, gravure de tête, Alentoures’, Belgium: Edition Tendam, 1995
Drucker, Johanna, ‘The Century of Artist Books’, New York: Granary Books, 1995

1992
___,‘Catalogue of collections, Miyagi Museum of Art 1992’, Japan: The Miyagi Museum of Art, 1992

1989
Van Houten, Kate, ‘Steams’, Massachusetts: Gallery Keller and Pitney Bowes, 1989
___,‘Catalogue of collection, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art’, Japan: Hiroshima city museum of contemporary art, 1989
___,‘The Yamamura collection complete works’, Kobe: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, 1989

1985
Mace, Gerard, ‘Où grandissent Les Pierres’, Saint-Clément-de-Rivière: Editions Fata Morgana, 1985

1975
Blakemore, Frances, ‘Who’s Who in Modem Japanese Prints’, New York and Tokyo: Weatherhill, 1975

Films

2009
___,‘MATSUTANI 2’, Osaka: Ra Ra project, The Creative House, 2009

2008
Pele, Gérard, Jubbard, P., ‘MATSUTANI moi-même’, Paris: L’université de Paris-1, 2, 2008

2007
___,‘MATSUTANI 1’, Osaka: Ra Ra project, The Creative House, 2007

2002
Jean-Baptist , L., and Jubbard, P., ‘GUTGAI’, Normandy: Atelier Cinèma de Normandy, 2002
Jean-Baptist , L., and Jubbard, P., ‘Matsutani, Les chants du temps’, Normandy: Atelier Cinèma de Normandy, 2002

Awards

1984
Purchase Award, 6th Europian Print Biennial, Mulhouse, France

1974
Purchase Award, 5th Miedzynarodoωe Biennial of Printmaking, Cracow

1973
Special Edition Purchase Award, 1st CCAC World Print Competition ’73’, Museum of Art, San Francisco

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