Brooklyn-based Japanese artist Yui Kugimiya tackles the duality of everyday and solitary activities through splashes of color, at times soft pastel, at others strong and bold, isolated and self-contained amidst stretches of plain canvas.

Yui Kugimiya
Yui Kugimiya
Tokyo, 1981
Japan

Current Exhibitions

Yui Kugimiya: In A Heartbeat

Galería Enrique Guerrero

05 Feb — 30 Mar
Galería Enrique Guerrero hosts “In A Heartbeat“, Japanese artist Yui Kugimiya‘s solo exhibition. New York-based Kugimiya studied art at Yale University in New Haven, CT and Massachusetts...

Past Exhibitions

Kugimiya Yui: Naked Table

Galería Enrique Guerrero
21/07/2016 — 10/09/2016

Solo Shows

2018
Yui Kugimiya, PAGE(NYC), New York, NY

2017
Robot Open Sesame, Taymour Grahne Gallery, New York, NY

2016
Naked Table, Galeria Enrique Guerrero, Mexico City, Mexico

2014
East River, Marlborough Broome Street, New York, NY

2014
Cat Moshimoshi, Kunsthall Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway.
Cat Brushing Teeth and other works, Urban Video Project and Light Work, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY

Group Shows

2017
Screen City Biennial, Stavanger, Norway
Abacus, Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK
Like, Curated by Richard Kern, Galerie Sebastien Bertrand, Geneva, Switzerland

 

2016
A Verdant Summer, Taymour Grahne Gallery, New York, NY
Vivid Bra, Curated by Helena Anrather, New York, NY

 

2015
Muscular, Curated by John McAllister, KANSAS, New York, NY
Come In, Curated by Scott Wolniak, Bermuda Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

 

2014
Didn’t Start the Fire, Curated by Nadia Ayari, Taymour Grahne Gallery, New York, NY
2014 White Columns Benefit Exhibition + Auction, White Columns, New York, NY
Visible Soul, The VanDernoot Gallery at University Hall, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Tokyo Country of birth: Japan Date of birth: 1981 Lives in: Brooklyn, New York