Born in Japan
Lives and works in New York City

Selected Solo Shows
2008 Kent Gallery, New York, USA
2005 Sunny Days and Starry Nights, Esplanade, Singapore
2002 Kathleen E. Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, USA
Glass Gallery, University of Texas at El Paso, Texas, USA
Hillside Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Kent Gallery, New York, USA
Roswell Museum and Art Center, New Mexico, USA
1999 Yerba Buena Center, California, USA
1998 Salt Lake Art Center, Utah, USA
Boise Art Museum, Idaho, USA
1997 Seattle Art Museum, Washington, USA

Selected Group Shows / Special Projects
2013 Eros, 23rd Edition Miniartextil, Villa Olmo, Como, Italy
String Theory, Scott White Contemporary Art, California, USA
Outwin Boochever Exhibition, National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC, USA
Encore, Grand Rapids Art Museum, Michigan, USA
2012 Math Alive!, International Gallery at the Smithsonian, Washington DC, USA
Transformation, Grand Rapids Art Museum, Michigan, USA
2010 Kaohsiung Design Festival, Taiwan
Look Again, Southern Center for Contemporary Art, North Carolina, USA
Smoke + Mirrors / Shadows + Fog, Hunter College / Times Square Gallery, New York, USA
2009 Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, Niigata, Japan
Woman Forward, Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, New York, USA
2007 Roswell Artist in Residence Program 40th Anniversary, Roswell Museum and Art Center, New Mexico, USA
Sculpture Alumni Invitational, Cornish College of the Arts, Washington, USA
Reversible, Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, UK
2006 Urban Cosmology, Kent Gallery, New York, USA
2005 Wake of Light, Sendai Mediateque, Miyagi, Japan
Iimawashi, Merz Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
Nazo Nazo, Hamada Children’s Museum of Art, Shimane, Japan
Only Make-Believe: Ways of Playing, Compton Verney, Warwickshire, UK
Yet Another Reality, Contemporary Art Gallery, University of Connecticut, USA
2004 Dis-tance, Aomori International Art Center, Aomori, Japan
Sfenks Seni Yiyip Yutacak, Karşı Sanat Çalışmaları, Istanbul, Turkey
2003 Global Priority, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA
2002 Super Figurative Approximations, Behnke Gallery, Cornish College of the Arts, Washington – Atrium Gallery, Old Dominion University, Virginia, USA
Containment, Llanternam Grange Art Centre, Wales, UK
Shadow Play, Roger Smith Gallery, New York, USA
2001 Sculpture: Figure in Motion, Kent Gallery, New York, USA
Obsession, University Art Gallery, University of California, San Diego, USA
2000 Kirin Art Award Exhibition, Tokyo – Osaka, Japan
1999 Trace, Liverpool Biennale, Liverpool, UK

Collections / Commissions
Akiru Municipal Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
American Express, New York City, USA
Boise Art Museum, Idaho, USA
Cryptic Theatre and Productions, Glasgow, UK
Hamada Children’s Museum of Art, Shimane, Japan
Kunming University of Science and Technology, Yunnan, China
Microsoft Art Collections, Washington, USA
Namba Parks Tower, Osaka, Japan
New Mexico History Museum, New Mexico, USA
Perfe Takiyama Maternity Clinic, Tokyo, Japan
Sapporo JR Tower Stellar Place, Hokkaido, Japan
Seattle City Light, Washington, USA
Takikawa Hall, Hokkaido, Japan

Artist in Residence Programs
2011 Denmark Arts Center, Maine, USA
2004 Aomori International Art Center, Aomori, Japan
2002 Border Art Residency, New Mexico, USA
2001 Roswell Artist in Residence Program, New Mexico, USA
2000 Millay Colony, New York, USA
1999 Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Nebraska, USA

Lectures / Visiting Artist
2003 Artist talk at Mimar Sinan Universitasi, Istanbul, Turkey
2003 Artist talk at Institut architectura, Juarez, Mexico
2002 Visiting artist at University of Minnesota, Minnesota, USA
2002 Lecturer at University of Texas at El Paso, Texas, USA
2001 Volunteer art instructor at Chaves County Juvenile Detention Center, New Mexico, USA

Awards / Grants
2009 Year in Review 2009, Public Art Network (PAN), Americans for the Arts, USA
2003 The Pollock and Krasner Foundation, New York, USA
2000 Kirin Art Award Special Recognition Second Prize, Japan
1997 King County Art Commission Special Project Grant, Washington, USA
Artist Trust GAP Award, Washington, USA
1995 Betty Bowen Art Award Special Recognition, Washington, USA
1993 Merit Scholarship, Cornish College of the Arts, Washington, USA

Education
1999 MFA Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK
1994 BFA Cornish College of the Arts, Washington, USA