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Education

  • MA Studio Art—New York University, majored in Printmaking 
  • BA Education—Kyoto University of Education, majored in Art Education

Exhibitions

  • Gallery Maronie, Kyoto, Japan, 1984
  • Gallery Sai, Kyoto, Japan, 1987 
  • NYU Kimmel Student Center,  New York, NY, 1990
  • 80 Washington Square East Gallery, New York, NY, 1991
  •  Japan Society, New York, NY, 1995
  • Freundorfer Gallery at the Kitano, New York, NY, 2001
  • Princeton University Art Museum, 2004
  • Online exhibition on the homepage of Women's Caucus for Art, May 2013
  • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center Art Gallery, Berkeley CA, August 2013
  • Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY, September 2013
  • Arc Studios & Gallery, "Choice," San Francisco CA, December 2013
  • First Street Gallery, New York NY, January 2014
  • Transmission Gallery, Oakland CA, June 2014
  • Arc Studios & Gallery, "FourSquare," San Francisco CA, August-September 2014
  • 2014-2015 Civic Center Art Exhibition, Berkeley CA, June 2014- May 2015
  • Berkeley Art Center, "HERE," Berkeley CA, November 15- December 14, 2014
  • Reynolds Gallery, Richmond VA, January 16-February 28, 2015

Solo Exhibition

Twelve Views of Virginia
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond VA, November 15, 2014 to March 29, 2015

Publication/Media

Demonstration/Educational outreach

  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens, New York, NY 1993-1995
  • American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY 1994 and 1995
  • Japan Society, New York, NY, 1995, 2000 and 2001
  • Princeton University Art Museum, New York, NY 2004
  • City and Country School, New York, NY 2010
  • Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA 2014
  • California State University, Chico, Chico, CA, 2015

Commission

  • Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, ongoing 

Teaching/Demonstration experiences

  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens, New York, NY 1993-1995
  • The Manhattan Graphics Center, New York, NY 1994, 1997
  • American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY 1994 and 1995
  • Japan Society, Seminar for NY Public High School Students, New York, NY 1998
  • Japan Society, New York, NY 1995, 2000 and 2001
  • Princeton University Art Museum, New York, NY 2004
  • City and Country School, New York, NY 2010
  • Virginia Museum of Fine Art Studio School, Richmond, VA 2014

Miscellaneous Experiences

  • Served as the juror for the exhibition "Beauty of Imperfection: Wabi Sabi" at the O'Hanlon Center for the Arts at Mill Valley, CA

  • Serve as Vice President on the board of Northern California Chapter of Women's Caucus for Art

  • Served as the juror for the exhibition "Ink/Clay" at California State University, Chico.