Cho Simsa
趙 心史



Artist Name     : Simsa  Cho
Official Name   : Shinji  Kasema
Address           : Fagelstraat 74, 1052 GG, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Telephone/Fax : +31 20 6880241
E-mail address : shinjikasema**を@に変えてお送りください)
Place of birth    : Chiba, Japan
Nationality        : Japanese
Date of Birth    : 20 December 1962


1986-1989 : Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam (diploma June 1989)
1982-1986 : Tama Art University, Tokyo, Japan (diploma April 1986)


January 1998 Scholarship awarded by the Dutch Foundation for Art, Design
and Architecture. (basis stipendium)
July 1994 Scholarship awarded by the Dutch Foundation for Art, Design
and Architecture. (basis stipendium)
June 1991

Scholarship awarded by the Dutch Foundation for Art, Design
and Architecture. (start stipendium)

January 1990 Scholarship awarded by the Dutch Foundation for Art, Design
and Architecture. (start stipendium)



March 2005 Sauna installation in Zaanstad
May 2002 Shoerealism visit other shoemaker, Shoe shop show-window show
Amsterdam, Jan Jansen, Freelance
November 2001 Braggiotti Gallery, Amsterdam
September 1999 Agni Fine Art Gallery, Den Haag
September 1998

Leerdam Glass Beurs. I designed the annual object for this
exhibition, which was the 10th anniversary of the Glas Beurs in Leerdam. 

May 1997 Art Fair in the RAI, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
October 1996 Show Case exhibition, Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, The Netherlands.
September 1995 Glass Art Fair, Leerdam, The Netherlands
April 1995 Gooijer Fine Art, Doesburg, The Netherlands.
April 1994 Gooijer Fine Art, Doesburg, The Netherlands.
April 1990 ‘Simsa Cho’, Gallery Sdrang, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.
May 1988 ‘Shoerealism’ Glass shoe exhibition in Gallery Jolly, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Dec2006 “portrait”  Braggiotty Gallery Amsterdam
Sep2006 “Human image”    A&D gallery Antwerp
Aug2006 ” New Guard&Young Fellows Dutch glass” van der Togt museum    Amstelveen
July2006 installation work  at Fort Vulen  Gorimhem
Nov2005 Braggiotti Gallery  Amsterdam
July 2005 Galerie Z Nijmegen
Aug 2004 Glass 04 city museum in Roermond
July 2004 Dutch Glass Art city museum in Bratislava, Slovakia
April2004 City Art Library in Den Haag
May 2002 33years at Rietveld  Arti et Amicitiae Amsterdam
May 2002 Gemeentarchief Amsterdam
Aug 2001 :International Glass Symposium in Hungary
June 2001 Glass outside installation ,Horn
May 2000

‘Glass, an obstinate choice’, Museum of Decorative Art and Design, Ghent, Belgium

July 1998 Summer Exhibition, Glass Museum, Lette Germany
July 1998 International Glass Symposium, Bratislavia, Slovakia
June 1998 Jean-Claude Chapelotte Gallery, Luxembourg.
September 1997 ‘Une Saison Hollandaise’ in Musee-Atelier du Verre, Sars-Poteries, France
June 1997 ‘Young Glass’, Ebeltoft Glass Museum, Denmark
March 1997 ‘Contrasts in Glass’, Gorcum Museum, Gorinchem, The Netherlands
November 1996 Ernsting Foundation, Lette, Germany
May 1995 Torch Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
March  1995 'Narcissus and Glass' in Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem,The Netherlands
March 1992 Gallery Den Haag, The Hague, The Netherlands.
May 1991 ‘The Climate’ Museum for Contemporary Art, Utrecht, The Netherlands
March 1991 ‘Emotions Japan’, De Oude Kerk (The Old Church), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
July 1990 ‘East Meets West’, Sonsbeek International Art Centre, Arnhem, The Netherlands.
June 1989 The Rietveld Academy Graduation exhibition, in the RAI, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
November 1987 ‘KAMAE’, South London Art Gallery, London, England.
May 1986 Two-person exhibition in Gallery Futaba, Tokyo, Japan.

August 2006 Catalogue produced for “New guard &young fellows"
March  2005 North Holland news paper front cover, Sauna installation
August 2004 Dutch News paper review of “Glas 04” use of my works photo
March  2002 This Side Up, glass magazine
November 2001

Glas huis, German glass magazine, front page and a review of outside
Installation at Horn in The Netherlands

September 2001 Glas/Bulletin Choice of 15 Artists 15year anniversary,  The Netherlands
September 2000

Catalogue produced for International Glass Symposium 1999, Bratislava, Slovakia

September 1997 Catalogue produced for ‘Une Saison Hollandaise’ exhibition in Sars-Poteries, France.
June 1997 Catalogue produced for ‘Young Glass’ exhibition in Ebeltoft, Denmark
November 1996 Catalogue produced for opening of the Ernsting Foundation, a private museum for contemporary glass, in Lette, Germany
November 1996 ‘New Glass’, Germany.
May 1996 'Kunstwerk', The Netherlands.
March 1994 'Glas en Ceramiek', The Netherlands.
March 1991 'Avenue' magazine, The Netherlands.
August 1989 'NRC' newspaper, The Netherlands.