ABOUT NAHOMI YOSHIZAWA
Profile & Artist Statement
Japan born, gestural mark- making artist working in Australia.
Her abstract inner-scapes reflects the lyrical composition of movements in poetry, music and her surrounds.
Movement, flow, continuity and vibration are the qualities of music which are the important inspirations.
2007: Advanced Diploma of Fine Arts, The Sydney Gallery School. majored in Painting.
2002: Advanced Diploma of Fine Arts, Meadowbank TAFE. majored in Photo Media.
1986-1989: Bachelor of Fine Arts, Victoria College, Prahran Campus. majored in Drawing.
Project Gallery 90 group shows since 2018
“Colour & Variations” Project Gallery 90,Paddington 2022
“Colours in thought” Project Gallery 90, Paddington 2021
“Thin Ice3” group show, Incinerator Art Space, Willoughby 2021
Invited group show from selected finalists and winners “New Beginning” KAAF 2020
“In between the lines” Project Gallery 90, Paddington 2019
Gosford Regional Art Prize finalist 2018,16
Fisher’s Ghost Art Award finalist, Campbelltown Arts Centre 2022,20,16,15,13
NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize semi-finalist 2017,16 finalist 2011
“Colour and Linear” Art Space on Concourse, Chatswood 2016
“Thinking in Melodies” Walker st Gallery and Art Centre, Melbourne 2016
Winner “She” Walker st Gallery and Art Centre Art Prize, Melbourne 2015
Blacktown Art Prize finalist 2014,13,12,11
KAAF Art Prize finalist 2014,13
Blake Prize Directors Cut 2013
“Relation” Wedge Gallery at Books Kinokuniya, Sydney 2012
“Inner Journey” Gallery@28,Woollahra 2010
The Matisse Derivan and The Sydney Olympic Park Authority Painting residency Award
“Arts North”, collection of Northern Sydney Institute