Asuka Goto received an MFA in Sculpture from Tyler School of Art and a BA and Post-Baccalaureate Certificate from Brandeis University. She has participated in residencies at the Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Joan Mitchell Center, Djerassi Resident Artists Program, and Triangle Arts Association, among others. This year, she is a Keyholder at the Lower East Side Printshop.
Goto has received several awards including the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, NYFA Artists' Fellowship for Architecture / Environmental Structures / Design, Jerome Foundation Travel & Study Grant, and the Joan Mitchell MFA Grant. Her work has been exhibited at BRIC, the Brooklyn Public Library, the CUE Foundation, NURTUREart, and Tiger Strikes Asteroid in New York; at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia PA; at 516 ARTS in Albuquerque NM; and at the Globe Gallery in Newcastle, England. lost in translation, her most recent solo exhibition, was named one of the “Top 15 Brooklyn Art Shows” of 2018 by Hyperallergic.
Goto was born and raised in Boston MA and lived in Yokosuka, Japan for several years as a teenager. She now lives in Brooklyn NY and is an Assistant Professor at Moore College of Art & Design in Philadelphia PA, where she teaches in the Foundation, Fine Arts and Graduate Studies Departments.
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