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. Goto has received several awards including the NYFA Artists' Fellowship (for Architecture / Environmental Structures / Design), the 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 (TSA) in New York; at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia; 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 in 2018 by Hyperallergic.
Goto was born and raised in Boston and lived in Yokosuka, Japan for several years as a teenager. She now resides in Brooklyn and is an Assistant Professor at Moore College of Art & Design in Philadelphia, where she teaches in the Foundation, Fine Arts and Graduate Studies Departments.
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