CURRICULUM VITAE


QUALIFICATIONS
2009 – 2013    Master of Fine Arts Degree, National Art School, Sydney, NSW
2008                Bachelor of Fine Arts, Honours Degree, National Art School, Sydney, NSW
2005 – 2007    Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, National Art School, Sydney, NSW
2000                Immigrated to Australia
1989 – 1991    Diploma of Space Design, Tokyo Designer College, Tokyo, Japan
1969                Born in Yokohama, Japan

SOLO EXHIBITIONS AND JOINT EXHIBITIONS
2017     Songs of There and Here, Gallery 43, Wagga Wagga, NSW
2013     MIXING COLOURS, Building 5, National Art School, Sydney, NSW
2011     Still Lives, NAS Award Exhibition with Lauren Murphy, Australian Galleries, Sydney, NSW

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017    Whyalla Art Prize, Port Adelaide, SA
             Art Extravaganza, Brisbane Macgregor Lions Club, Brisbane, QLD
             Lethbridge 10000 Small Scale Art Award (Online), Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane, QLD
2015     ILLUMINATED ARTISTES BAZAAR – Syrian refugee fundraising exhibition, Tap Gallery, Sydney, NSW
             Albany Art Prize, City of Albany, WA
             Corangamarah Art Prize, Red Rock Regional Gallery, Cororooke, VIC
             Lethbridge 10000 Small Scale Art Award (Online), Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane, QLD
             Hell-o Arts Festival, 107 Projects, Sydney, NSW
2014     upstairs and downstairs, Chrissie Cotter Gallery, Sydney, NSW
2013     washed up (hung to dry), Chrissie Cotter Gallery, Sydney, NSW
             Postgraduate Show, National Art School, Sydney, NSW
2011     Shelf-life, Delmar Gallery, Sydney, NSW
             Inori, Japan’s Earthquake Charity Exhibition, Masuda Gallery, Sydney, NSW
             Present Tense, China Heights, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW
             Books….beyond words, East Gippsland Art Gallery, Bairnsdale, VIC
2010     Art Bound, Gallery Red, Sydney, NSW
2008     National Art School Honours Show, National Art School, Sydney, NSW
             The Fifth Biennial International Miniature Prints, Vancouver, Canada
2007     National Art School Degree Show, National Art School, Sydney, NSW
             Drawing Graduate Exhibition, National Art School, Sydney, NSW
             The Capital Project: Works on Paper, Han Jun Arts Centre, Hongik University, Korea
2005     Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize, South Australian Museum, Adelaide, SA
             Whyalla Art Prize, Port Adelaide, SA

AWARDS AND PRIZES
2017     Finalist, Whyalla Art Prize, Port Adelaide, SA
             Finalist,“Lethbridge 10000 Small Scale Art Award”, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane, QLD
2015     Finalist, “Albany Art Prize”, City of Albany, WA
             Finalist, “Corangamarah Art Prize”, Red Rock Regional Gallery, Cororooke, VIC
             Finalist, “Lethbridge 10000 Small Scale Art Award”, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane, QLD
2009     Finalist, “Books….beyond words”, East Gippsland Art Gallery, Bairnsdale, VIC
2008     Finalist, “The Fifth Biennial International Miniature Prints”, Vancouver, Canada
2007     Winner, “Australian Galleries Works on Paper Award, Outstanding Achievement Printmaking”
             by Australian Galleries at the National Art School Graduation Show, NSW
2005     Finalist, “Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize”, South Australian Museum, Adelaide, SA
             Finalist, “Whyalla Art Prize”, Port Adelaide, SA

BIBLIOGRAPHY
“Albany Art Prize”, exhibition catalogue, City of Albany, WA, 2015
“Postgraduate Show”, exhibition catalogue, National Art School, NSW, 2013
“Books….beyond words”, exhibition catalogue, East Gippsland Art Gallery, Bairnsdale, VIC, 2009
“National Art School Degree Show”, exhibition catalogue, National Art School, NSW, 2007
“The Capital Project: Works on Paper”, exhibition catalogue, Han Jun Arts Centre, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea, 2007
Exchange Prints Portfolio, Curtin University, Perth, WA, 2007
Exchange Prints Portfolio, RMIT University, Melbourne, VIC, 2007
“Waterhouse National History Art Prize”, exhibition catalogue, Adelaide, SA, 2005

COLLECTIONS
Private collections, Sydney, NSW
Private collections, Adelaide, SA
Private collections, Yokohama, Japan