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33 Orsman Road, Hackney
London N1 5RA


Biography

Born in Japan, Miyuki Kasahara graduated with an MA from the Royal College of Art and is based in East London. She has widely exhibited in the British Isles and abroad. She is interested in cross-cultural myths and folklore, and the memories or stories of people she encounters. Looking at the world ecologically, politically or socially, the outcome of her research can be drawing, sculpture, film, installation or interactive performance.

Solo Exhibitions include Trigger, Art Gallery X, Tokyo Takashimaya, Tokyo (2007). Group Exhibitions include Beyond Words, Milton’s Cottage (John Milton’s Museum), Buckinghamshire (2016), Now Play This, Somerset House, London (2016), Toys (Are Us), The Crypt Gallery, London (2015), We Could Not Agree, Q-Park Cavendish Square, London (2014), The Tower, The Belfry, St John on Bethnal Green London (2014), Space Rage, Residence Gallery, London (2012), GHost CLHub, B&B Project Space, Folkestone Triennial, Folkestone (2011) and Unconfined, The Cultural Center of The Municipality of Athens (2009).

Residencies include DeCentreDerSpace residency in Marseille-Provence (2013). Her ngoing project His/her personal sky received Best Performance Award at Peckham Open 2012, London and was commissioned for Emergency 2012 Manchester. Commissions include Settlement Trail (1884 - 2014), Camberwell Arts Festival, London (2014), Journey of the London Eel, London Borough of Wandsworth (2012), Linking the Paper Chain, Hackney Museum (London 2010 - 2012) and Message to me 2012, Shoreditch Trust (London 2008 and 2012) which received The Great Britain SASAKAWA Foundation Award. Miyuki was shortlisted for the Acme Studios Jessica Wilkes Drawing Award (2010).


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