YUI KUGIMIYA (b. 1981, Tokyo) is a painter based in Brooklyn, NY. She received her MFA from Yale University School of Art, BFA from Massachusetts College of Art, and she attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Her work is held in various collections including the Museum of Modern Art (New York), Everson Museum of Art (Syracuse), The Bass Museum of Art (Miami), and the New York Prespertyrian Hospital (New York).
MFA- Yale School Of Art 2007
Yui Kugimiya has held solo exhibitions at the Everson Museum of Art (Syracuse,NY), Galeria Enrique Guerrero (Mexico City), Taymour Grahne Gallery, (New York City), Marlborough Broome Street (New York City), PAGE (New York City), Kunsthall Stavanger (Stavanger, Norway), Taka Ishii Gallery (Kyoto, Japan), Horton Gallery (New York City), and Carroll and Sons (Boston, MA), amongst others.
Galeria Enrique Guerrero
Statement about AOAP submitted artwork
These watercolor drawings are of flowers in a vase. I paint from imaginations to create images that resembles memories and emotional realities.