Born in Tokyo, Japan. Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. 


EXHIBITIONS

2017    Planthouse, New York, NY (2 person)

2014    Still Life, Planthouse, New York, NY (3 person)

2012    Film Drawings, A.I.R Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (solo)

2011    Corner Projection Series No.6, R.K. Projects, Providence, RI (collaboration with Laura Cetilia)


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017     Four More Years, Planthouse, New York, NY

2017     Gare DU Noord, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2016     Exquisite Corpse, Planthouse, New York, NY

2015     Name It by Trying to Name It: Open Sessions 2014-15, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

2015     Narrative Axis, Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum, San Antonio, TX

2014     Open Sessions 2, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

2014     Art Show Today, Planthouse, New York, NY

2013     Summer Ceylon, SHOW ROOM, New York, NY

2013     Drawing More, Niche in the Fine Arts Library, University of Virginia, VA

2013     Drawing More, New Image Gallery, James Madison University, VA

2012     Immersion / Interaction, R.K. Projects, Providence, RI

2012     The Light of the Sublime, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2011     Architecture of Devotion, Gowanus Ballroom, Brooklyn, NY

2011     Art Love Japan, IN ЯiVERS…, Brooklyn, NY

2010     5th Annual Misc: Performance & Video, NY Studio Gallery, New York, NY

2010     Aftermath, PS122, New York, NY

2010     Salon of Video Art, Atopia, Oslo, Norway

2009     InLight Richmond, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA

2009     Open Studios, Can Serrat International Art Centre, Barcelona, Spain

2008     BRAINWAVE: Common Senses, Exit Art, New York, NY

2008     3rd Annual MISC: Video & Performance, NY Studio Gallery, New York, NY

2008     It’s Not Easy, Exit Art, New York, NY

2008     Visado de Artista: Imagen Latente, Cerro Nutibara Gallery, Medellin, Columbia

2008     1st Thursday, Art Guild, Rahway, NJ

2007     1st Thursday, Edge Art Gallery, Rahway, NJ

2007     Ashes to Art: Modern Kuyo, Onishi Gallery, New York, NY (brochure)

2007     Tomorrow’s Artist Today, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY

2006     Group Show, ISE Cultural Foundation, New York, NY

2005     The Romance of Words, Asahi Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2005     Object Reinvented, P.C.O.G Gallery, New York, NY

2005     Emerging Artists in Fine Arts: Made in New York, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY

2005     Following a Line of Investigation,Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY

2005     Bankoku, Bankei, and Banshu, APPAYAN, Tokyo, Japan

2004     Night of 1000 Drawings, Artists Space, New York, NY


RESIDENCIES, FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

2017    UrbanGlass, Brooklyn, NY

2015    The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, New York, NY

2014    Open Sessions, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

2013    MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH

2013    Leon Levy Foundation, New York, NY

2012    A.I.R Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2011    Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL

2010    Nordland Visual Theatre, Stamsund, Norway

2009    The Watermill Center, Long Island, NY

2009    Can Serrat International Art Centre, Barcelona, Spain

2006    Honor Award in Fine Arts, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2005    Fine Arts Special Departmental Award, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY


COLLECTIONS

            Harvard University, Houghton Library, Cambridge, MA

            Library of Congress, Rare Book & Special Collections, Washington, DC

            Lyrik Kabinett, Munich, Germany

            MacDowell Colony, Savidge Library, Peterborough, NH

            Matadero Madrid, Madrid, Spain

            New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, New York, NY      

            Rochester Institute of Technology, Cary Collection, Rochester, NY

            University of Iowa Library, Iowa CIty, IA


FILM AND VIDEO FESTIVALS

2014     Naho Taruishi, The Longest Line To Circle, The Bottom Line, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

2011     video_dumbo, d.u.m.b.o art under the bridge festival, Brooklyn, NY

2011     Oslo Video Art Symposium 2011, Atopia film & videokunst, Oslo, Norway

2010     Others To Specify, White Box, New York, NY

2010     Others To Specify, The Big Screen Project, New York, NY

2010     Slide Slam, RealArtWays, Hartford, CT

2009     Athens Video Art Festival, Athens. Greece

2009     Luminous Flux, Galapagos Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

2008     Örebro International Video Art Festival, Bio Roxy, Örebro Läns Museum, Örebro, Sweden

2008     Slide Slam, RealArtWays, Hartford, CT

2007     video_dumbo, d.u.m.b.o art under the bridge festival, Brooklyn, NY

2007     La noche en blanco, Matadero Madrid, Madrid, Spain

2006     video_dumbo, d.u.m.b.o art under the bridge festival, Brooklyn, NY

2006     Plastic BAG Screenings, Brooklyn Artists Gym, New York, NY

2006     art channel, Boulogne Billancourt, France

2006     Image Forum Festival 2006, Goethe-Institut, Kyoto / Park Tower Hall, Tokyo               

2006     Spark Video Canada, Forest City Gallery, London, Canada


THEATRE PROJECTIONS

2012    This is Just To Say: Live Art II, Ear to Mind, Symphony Space, New York, NY

2010    Baby Universe, Wakka Wakka Productions, Baruch Performing Arts Center, New York, NY

2010    Baby Universe, Wakka Wakka Productions, Nordland Visual Theatre, Stamsund, Norway

2008    Divide Light, Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga, CA

2007    LEMMING, Ava Luna, MonkeyTown, Brooklyn, NY


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015    Berny Tan, An Outside and an Inside, Asymptote, July

2012    GOINGS ON ABOUT TOWN: This Is Just To Say: Live Art II, The New Yorker, June 18

2012    Jonathan Lakeland, This Is Just To Say: Live Art II – Leonard Nemoy Thalia theatre at Symphony Space, Sequenza 21, June

2012    Chris McGovern, This Is Just To Say: Live Art II (review), The Glass, June     

2011    Greg Cook, New works at the PAC, 60 Orange Street, Bannister Gallery, The Phoenix, September

2011    Renée Doucette, Opening Tonight: R.K. Projects’ Innovative New Work, Go Local Prov, September

2011    Kerri Allen, At Gowanus Ballroom, the Sacred and the Carnivalesque, Brooklyn Based, July

2010    Diana Barth, Theater Review ‘Baby Universe (A Puppet Odyssey),’ The Epoch Times, December

2009    Madeline Djerejian, WHAT DO ARTISTS NEED?, Contemporary Practices, Volume IV, May

2008    Eleanor Heartney, Mind and Matter, Art in America, April

2008    Brainwave: Common Senses, Artipedia, January

2007    di Chiara Zamin, New Jersey/Rahway citta d'arte, American Oggi, December

2005    Yu Ozawa, Art in Setagaya: Video Dictionary Workshop, SETAGAYA ART, June

2005    Video Art Picks, Gallery Port Tokyo, July


PUBLICATIONS

2018    Blind Drawing of Bird Singing, Planthouse, New York, NY

2012    Fragments of Light 6, Vincent FitzGerald & Co., New York, NY

2006    20/20, Curated by Jerry Saltz, Visual Arts Press, New York, NY


EDUCATION

2006    BFA, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY



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