Career


Ayane Kurai

1969 Born in Ashiya City, Hyogo, Japan

1988 Entered the department of paintings, College of Art and Design,
Musashino Art University in Tokyo

1990 Began living and working in New York City


Recent Exhibitions

2014 Purple Yam Restaurant - Stirring The Madd Brick, Brooklyn, NY

2012 La Mama International, New York
2012 GO Brooklyn, A Community curated open studio project, Brooklyn, NY
2012 Musabi Ten, Musashino Art University Alumni Association, RESOBOX, LIC, NY

2006 - 2014 Bushwick Open Studios, Brooklyn, NY

2010 CRS Gallery, New York

2006 Gallery IDF, Nagoya

2005 Tsubaki Modern Gallery, Shinjuku, Tokyo

2003 Museo de Arte Moderna, “Ayane Kurai and Garance Show”, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil 

2002 Gallery IDF, Nagoya
2002 Tsubaki Modern Gallery, Shinjuku, Tokyo

1996 Tsubaki Modern Gallery, Shinjuku, Tokyo

1995 SKYDOOR Gallery, Aoyama, Tokyo

1993 Laporte Hall, “Ayane Kurai: Contemporary Paintings at Laporte 7th Anniversary Music and Art Festival”", Ashiya City, Hyogo
1993 Tsubaki Modern Gallery, Shinjuku, Tokyo

1991 Soho Art House, “Rod Norman and Ayane Kurai” Joint Show, New York City

plus other group shows

 

Awards

2015 Art Olympia in Tokyo, First-round Winner Award

1999 The Joan MItchel Foundation Grand Award, New York