Residency: May-June 2011
Asuka Goto’s work explores the relationship between the human body and constructed space. Through participatory installations that often involve movable architectural elements, she invites viewers to reshape the space that surrounds them.
Goto receive her MFA in Sculpture from Tyler School of Art and her BA and Post-Baccalaureate Certificate from Brandeis University. She has participated in residencies at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, the Vermont Studio Center, the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council and HomeBase Berlin. She is the recipient of several awards including a Joan Mitchell MFA Grant and a Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Individual Creative Artist Fellowship. Her first solo show is scheduled to open this summer at Real Art Ways in Hartford, CT.
Goto grew up in Boston, MA and Yokosuka, Japan and currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.