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artist , art educator

Hiroko Yoshimoto, Japanese Art educator, artist. Certified teacher, California. Recipient Outstanding Faculty Recognition award Ventura College Academy Senate, 1990. Member American Federation Teachers, Ventura Art Association, Asian American Women Artists Association, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum.

Background

Yoshimoto, Hiroko was born on April 23, 1943 in Kobe, Japan. Daughter of Akira and Teiko Yoshimoto. came to the United States, 1958.

Education

Bachelor with highest honors, University of California at Los Angeles, 1965; Master of Arts with highest honors, University of California at Los Angeles, 1967.

Career

Freelance designer, Addison-Wesley Public Company, 1967-1968; graphic designer, Zamparelli Graphics, Los Angeles, 1968; with, International Business Machines Corporation Japan, Tokyo, 1968-1970; instructor studio art, Ventura (California) College, since 1970. Instructor Santa Ana (California) College, 1970. President Studio 83, Ventura, 1983-1985, 92-93.

Visual arts curator Ventura Chamber Music Festival, 1998.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Ventura County Museum of History and Art, 1978, Gallery 932, Ventura, 1982 New Media Gallery at Ventura College, 1989, Tokyo Municipal Art Space, 1994, Osaka Contemporary Art Center, 1994. Featured festival artist Wing Luke Museum, Seattle, 1984, University California Santa Barbara, 1992, Buena Ventura Art Gallery, 1992, 98, Ventura Chamber Music Festival, 1995. Exhibited in group shows at Grandview Gallery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Artcore Gallery, 1984, 86, Los Angeles County Museum Art Rental Gallery, 1987, 92, Ventura County Museum History and Art, 1997, 98.

      Represented by Los Angeles County Museum of Art Rental and Sales Gallery. Art director (video tapes) Art and Anatomy, 1989, Sumi-e and Western Watercolor, 1989.

Membership

Member American Federation Teachers, Ventura Art Association, Asian American Women Artists Association, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, music.

Connections

father:
Akira Yoshimoto

mother:
Teiko Yoshimoto