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Nancy Uyemura

800 Traction Ave. #6

Los Angeles, CA 90013

(213) 625-8259

(213) 687-8975 fax



Born in Santa Monica, CA

August 7, 1947

Currently living and working in downtown Los Angeles


Otis Art Institute 1976-1977

Studied in Japan 1974-1975

M.S. in Education/Teaching Credentials U.S.C. 1969-1972

B.A. in Art, U.C.L.A. 1969


Selected Exhibitions:

1997 Finegood Art Gallery, "Roots, Rituals and Spirituality", West Hills, CA., Pyong Taek City Museum, Pyong Taek, Korea, Riverside Art Museum, Calif. State University at Northridge, NR, CA, (Asian American Sexuality and Sensuality Conference), World Artists' Association of Beverly Hills, B.H., CA.

1996 LA Artcore, L.A., CA

1995 Japanese Community Health, Inc., Charity Auction, L.A., CA, Kobe Relief Benefit Show, Osaka, Japan, Seattle Art Fair, Seattle, WA, A Little Show, Gallery IV, L.A., CA.

1994 Found Object Show - Long Beach Arts, Long Beach, CA. Downtown Lives - DADA- Group Show, L.A., Japanese Family Expo - JANM - L.A., Japanese American Art Show - Gallery IV, L.A., CA, 800 Traction Ave. - GroupShow - Gallery IV, L.A., CA, Asian Artists' Invitational Exhibit, Seoul, Korea, Artists' As Visionary - Gallery IV,

1993 Osaka Triennale, Osaka, Japan, Focus on Traction Ave., L.A., CA, Sixteen Artists, Gallery IV, L.A., CA

1992 Homage to Kanemitsu - One-person show, Gallery IV, L.A., CA

1991 Art LA '91, Yamaki Gallery, Osaka, Japan

1990 Group Show - Gallery IV, L.A., CA, Two-person Show, Memorys Gallery, Nagoya, Japan, Two-person Show, Yamaki Gallery, Osaka, Japan, Coast-to-Coast Women of Color Group Show, N.Y.C.

1989 Group Show, American Gallery, L.A., CA

1988 AJA Show, J.A.C.C.C., L.A., CA

1985 Contemporary Japanese Artists in California, Sacramento, CA., and Salt Lake City, Utah, One Person Show, M.M.Shinno Gallery, L.A., CA

1981 Two-Person Show, Kawasaki Gallery, L.A., CA

1980 Folta Art Show, L.A., CA

1979 Folta Art Show, L.A., CA, New York Asian American East Meets West, NYC

1978 Asian American Art Festival, L.A., CA

1977 Contemporary Art of Los Angeles Asian Americans, L.A., CA

1976 Charity Show JAAS, L.A., CA

1975 JAAS, L.A., CA, Southern California Asian American Artists, Sacramento, CA

1972 One-Person Show - Amerasia Bookstore, LA, CA

1971 One-Person Show - Culver City, CA

Public Art:

1996 "Harmony", Entry way to Casa Heiwa, Housing Project, downtown L.A., CA



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