Asuka Goto received an MFA in Sculpture from Tyler School of Art and a BA and Post-Baccalaureate Certificate from Brandeis University. She attended Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2008 and was a Workspace resident at the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) in 2009/2010. Since then, she has participated in residencies at the Joan Mitchell Center, Djerassi Resident Artists Program, Triangle Arts Association, Marble House Project, and Crosstown Arts, among others. She is currently a Keyholder at the Lower East Side Printshop.
Goto has received the Pollock-Krasner Grant, NYFA Artists' Fellowship for Architecture / Environmental Structures / Design, Jerome Foundation Travel & Study Grant, and 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 solo exhibition at TSA NY, was recently 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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