WARD YOSHIMOTO

Lives and works in New York

Born USA | 1960


EDUCATION
1999 MFA Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York Degree Sculpture/Painting

1985 BFA Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California Photography Major

1982 California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, California, Design and Studio Art

1980 El Camino Junior College, Torrance, California Concentration in Art History


AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2004 The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, N.H.

2002 Voice and Vision Summer Residency, Bard College, NY

1998 The Shaw Scolarship Award, Brooklyn College


LECTURES

2005 Shop 101, Jersey City Museum, New Jersey, NJ.


BENEFITS
2007 19th Annual Open Your Heart, Benefiting Bailey House, Puck Building, NY.

2006 18th Annual Open Your Heart, Benefiting Bailey House, Puck Building, NY.

2004 Groundswell Mural Benefit, White Columns, New York, NY.

2003 Douglas Dibble Benefit, New York, NY

2002 20/02 473 Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn NY.

1998 Art Resources Transfer, New York, NY



ART FAIRS
2008 Preview Berlin, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Berlin, Germany

2008 Slick Paris, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Paris, France


2008 -scope Basel, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Basel, Switzerland

2008 –scope New York, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, New York, NY.

2007 –scope Miami, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Miami, FL.

2007 Berliner Liste 2007, presented by, {CTS} creative thriftshop, Berlin, Germany

2007 –scope Hamptons, presented by Dam, Stuhltrager Gallery & {CTS} creative thrirftshop, Long Island, NY.

2006 NOVA art fair, {CTS} creative thriftshop, Chicago, IL

2005 -scopeMiami, Jack the Pelican Presents, Townhouse Hotel, Miami Beach, FL

2005 KUNST05 Zurich, Jack the Pelican Presents, Zurich, Switzerland

2005 Photo NY, {CTS} creative thriftshop, New York, NY

2005 -scopeHamptons, Featured Artist, Liquid Blue Gallery, South Hampton, NY


SOLO EXHIBITS
2005 It’s Personal, curator Lynn del Sol, Xanadu Gallery, New York, NY.

2003 Spree Gallery, Paris, France

2002 Spree Gallery, Paris, France

2002 Carlo Alessi Unpublished, New York, NY

2001 Gayle Childress Gallery, Ojai, CA

1997 Camiles Clover Hill, Brooklyn, NY


GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2006 Elemental Ends, curator Lynn del Sol, Dam, Stuhltrager Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

2005 You Are I Am, curators You Are Beautiful, Foundation Gallery Chicago IL.

2004 See Something Say Something, New York, NY.

2003 473 Broadway Gallery, New York, NY.

2001 Wolf Group, New York, NY.

2000 SNAPSHOT, Contemporary Museum Maryland, Baltimore, MD.

2000 Gallery 156, Brooklyn, NY.

1999 Broadcast 1999, Eagle Rock Cultural Center, Los Anglese, CA.

1999 Crest Hardware Show, Brooklyn, N.Y

1999 MFA Thesis Exhibit, New York, NY.

1998 Crest Hardware Show, Brooklyn, NY.

1998 IN/FORM V, The Lemp Brewery, St. Louis, MO.

1997 Trial By Water, The Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

1997 BWAC/Pier Show IV, Red Hook, NY.

1997 Redhook Barge Museum, Brooklyn, NY.

1996 AAA Gallery, New York, NY.

1996 C.I.S. Show/Soho Arts Festival, New York, NY.

1996 BWAC/Small Works, Brooklyn, NY

1996 Crest Hardware Show, Brooklyn, NY

1993 Z Gallery, New York, NY.

1993 Sixth Congress Gallery, Tuscon, AZ

1992 Z Gallery, New York, NY.

1992 Z Gallery, New York, NY.

1985 Contemporary Galleries of Los Angeles, Los Anglese, CA.

1982 Santa Monica Print and Drawing, Los Anglese, CA.


BIBLIOGRAPHY

04-2005 Studio Visit>Yoshimoto, Interviewed by M. Brotherton for Film Art LA

8-2003 Peace as an Universal Language, by Jamey Hecht and Kyong-Ha Yim, NYarts

4-2003 Material World, Beckett, International Paper, pgs.12-15

4-2001 No Escaping the Past, by Josef Woodard, LA Times, Out and About/ Sights, April 28th, 2001


COLLECTIONS
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