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Sumire Taniai

taniaisumi@gmail.com

 

 

 

EDUCATION

2019       School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MFA Candidate, Painting and Drawing Department, Chicago, IL

                New Artist Society Merit Scholarship (full merit)
 

2019       UNI-Prep Institute, TESOL Certification (expected November)

2016       University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, BFA Painting

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014        Imaginative Play, Craft Studio Gallery, Columbia, MO [June]

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS/ INSTALLATIONS

2020         Restraint and Limitation, Freeark Gallery, Riverside, IL [upcoming May]

                  Guest Curator: Matt Ballou

 

2019         Homesick Remedy, JAW Gallery, Yamaguchi, Japan [Oct]

 

                  Housing Memories, Site specific outdoor Installation, Yamaguchi, Japan [Sep]

 

                  Back to School 2019, FDC Studios, Chicago, IL [Sep]

 

                  GIFC, Agnes B Galerie, Tokyo,  Japan [Aug]

                    

                  Pane in The Ass, JAW Gallery, Chicago, IL [Aug]

 

                  The Turf, The Research House for Asian Art, Chicago, IL [May]

 

                  With a Capital P: Selections by Six Painters, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL [May]

 

                  MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL [April]

                  GIFCWestern Exhibitions, Chicago, IL [March]

                                

2018         Some Compendium of Mania, School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (Nov) 

                   In Conversation WithSchool of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL [Nov]

 

                 Restraint & LimitationElder Gallery, Lincoln, NE [Oct]

                   Curator: Matt Ballou

 

2016         10th Annual State of the Arts, R.G. Endres Gallery, Prairie Village, KS [Oct]

 

                  Inside VoicesColumbia Art League, Columbia, MO [Jan]

 

2015          Evoke, Imago Gallery, Columbia, MO

                   Curator: Matt Ballou [Associate Professor, University of Missouri] [August]

 

                   Senior Exhibition, George Caleb Bingham Gallery, Columbia, MO [May]

 

                   Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, George Caleb Bingham Gallery, Columbia, MO

                    Juror:  Joel Sager, [February]

 

2014           Boone County Art Show, Boone County National Bank, Columbia, MO [October]

 

2013           Boone County Art Show, Boone County National Bank, Columbia, MO [October]

 

                    One Read Art Exhibit, Orr Street Studios, Columbia, MO [September]

 

                    CAL Members Summer Open, Columbia Art League, Columbia, MO [June]

 

                    Art After Dark, Museum of Art and Archaeology, Columbia, MO [April]

 

PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT

2019           Guest Curator, for JAW Gallery, Homesick Remedy, Yamaguchi, Japan [Oct]

 

2018           Graduate Noon Time Lecture, School of the Art Institute of Chicago [October]

 

                    Teaching Assistant, Figure Drawing: Multi-level for Celeste Rapone [Fall]

 

2017            Teaching Assistant, Painting Practice for Dan Devening [Spring]

 

                     Teaching Assistant, Painting Practice for George Liebert [Fall]

 

2016            Kansas City Artists Coalition, Member [May - present]

      

2015             Summer Intern, Development Department, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art,

                      Kansas City, MO [July-October]

 

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2019            Etsuko Residency, Yamaguchi, Japan (June-Sep)

 

2017            New Artist Society Merit Scholarship, Full tuition

                     School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2013            Honorable Mention, Boone County Art Show, Boone County National Bank, Columbia, MO

 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

                     TYS TV Yamaguchi, TV interview for Homesick Remedy, Oct 28, 2019

                     https://tys.co.jp/LocalNews/Detail/201910281237_0030861

 

                     ADF Magazine, "Homesick Remedy- JAW in Japan", Yuji Kumon, Oct 23, 2019

                     https://www.adfwebmagazine.jp/en/homesick-remedy/

       Mainichi Newspaper, Interview for Homesick Remedy, Oct 21, 2019

                           https://mainichi.jp/articles/20191021/ddl/k35/040/286000c

 

                     Friend of The Artist, Spring 2017

                     Studio Visit Magazine, Issue 32, 2016

 

                    Eikonktizo, “Evoke at Imago Gallery and Cultural Center,” Matthew Ballou, Aug 29, 2015,

                      https://eikonktizo.wordpress.com/2015/08/29/evoke-at-imago-gallery-and-cultural-center/

 

                      Columbia Tribune, “Ovation: Sumire Taniai” Amy Wilder, June 19, 2014

                      http://www.columbiatribune.com/arts_life/ovation/sumire-taniai/article_042bf697-8924-5d01-9b0c-cbc29df1aa35.html/

 

                      The Maneater, “Imaginative Play to open at Craft Studio,” Maddie Magruder, June 3, 2014, [Photo & Article]

                      http://move.themaneater.com/stories/2014/6/1/seniors-art-exhibit-explores-childrens-imagination/#.U7BV0_IdV-g/

 

                      Columbia Missourian, “Art Talk:Art invites us to use our imagination like children do,” Joy Mayer, May 28, 2014

                       http://www.columbiamissourian.com/a/174993/arttalk-art-invites-us-to-use-our-imaginations-like-children-do/

 

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