One of my recent watercolors "Melting Light" was accepted to the 17th Regional Juried Show at Newburyport Art Association
The exhibition will be open to public from April 25th through May 25th. 
There will also be an Opening Reception which will be held on Sunday, April 27th from 3 to 5pm. 

Address: 65 Water St, Newburyport, MA. 
Gallery Hours: Mon-Sat 11am - 5pm; Sun 1-5pm

Don't miss this wonderful spring event - April 5 & 6, 2014! With 175 artists, Newton Open Studios is one of the largest and longest running open studio events in the region. Join the fun! Browse, explore, discover. Buy art and beautifully crafted objects directly from local artists. 
45 pop-up exhibit/sales locations all across Newton.  The event is free, all the NOS locations have plenty of free parking, and many have handicap access. Red balloons mark the locations.
Click HERE to download a Printable Map; or HERE for Interactive Map.

My location this year will be the First Baptist Church:
848 Beacon Street, Newton Centre, MA

Saturday, April 5: 11am - 10pm
Sunday, April: 6 11am - 5pm

There will be a Newton Cultural Alliance's Ovations Gala 2014 on Saturday, April 5th at 7pm featuring an unforgettable performance of Alice in Wonderland, presented by the New Philharmonia Orchestra and the Boston Ballet School. (Please note, that the Ovations Gala event is not free; purchase tickets here.)

I'm very happy to announce that two of my art pieces - watercolor "In Rome - In Love" and graphite "Thinking of you" - were both accepted to the 113th Annual Juried Art Exhibition at New Haven Paint & Clay Club. The show will be open from March 23 through April 13, 2014. 

Opening Reception is Sunday, March 23, 2-5pm.

Address: John Slade Ely House, 51 Trumbull Street, New Haven, CT

Newton Art Association artists including myself are participating in the upcoming James King Bonnar Show which will be held at Newton City Hall Gallery (2nd Floor) from February 10 through March 28th, 2014. 
My painting "Dancing in the Light" will be featured in the show. Please come by and checkout the exhibit!
Address: 1000 Commonwealth Ave, Newton, MA - 2nd floor

The Opening Reception will be on Wednesday, February 26th, from 6 to 8pm.

Picture"Polar Nocturne" (acrylic on canvas)
This Saturday, January 18th, Kaji Aso Studio is opening a winter show where local artists, musicians, and poets present recent works based on the theme "Polar Bear Dreams". My most recent abstract painting "Polar Nocturne" will be debuting in the show.

Opening Reception will be held on Saturday, January 18th, from 7 to 9pm. Poetry and Musical Performances will begin at 8pm.

The exhibit will be open though February 13th.

Kaji Aso Studio
Gallery Nature & Temptation
40 St.Stephen Street, Boston, MA

Happy New Year!!!
May 2014 be happy, healthy, and prosperous year for all and everyone!

Lots have been accomplished in the past 2013 including several awards, big number of group exhibitions, and my first solo show. I hope I will accomplish more in 2014 and the new year will be very busy and successful!

Working on a quadriptych with working title "Polar Bear Dreams" for the upcoming winter show at Kaji Aso Studio which will be held January 18

What can be better than a gift made by an artist with love?..
Don't miss this great opportunity to buy gifts for loved ones during this holiday season at the Holiday Artist Market open at Kaji Aso Studio till December 22nd. Members offer jewelry, ceramics, bags, scarves, and of course prints , cards and paintings.
Open Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 1-5pm.

40 St. Stephen St, Boston, MA 02115
"Butterfly Fantasy" acrylic with gold and silver leaf by Kaji Aso 1995 in the collection of Dr. and Mrs. Laurence Sloss

I'm so happy that I will be participating in the Kaji Aso Studio 40th Anniversary Exhibition - "Reflection" November 1-16, 2013 at Prudential  Center Huntington Arcade  Winter Garden
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 2nd from 5pm to 7pm
Musical Interlude and Sparkling Cider Toast 5:45-6:15pm Jun Toguchi, piano 
Free and open to the public

Special Events:
Kimono Fashion Show: Sunday, November 3, 3-5 pm Co-Sponsored
by Makiko Shibata with Koto Music by Sumie Kaneko; Ikebana by Kazuyo Nishimoto Poister
Music Event: Opera Selections and Art Songs Friday, November 8, 7:30 - 9 pm with Shoshanna Feinstein, Meena Malik, Miho Sato, sopranos; Gary Tucker, Baritone; Linda Papatopoli, piano
Japanese Calligraphy:  Individually written. Specially priced. Saturday, November 9, 1-6 pm Food Court with Michiko Imai, calligrapher

I will be presenting three of my most recent art works: acrylic "Dancing in the light" and two watercolors - "Blooming Spring" and "Path in the woods".

I'm happy to announce that my abstract "Fire reflection on water" got accepted to NOS Fall Juried Show 2013 which will be held at Newton City Hall November 2-3, 2013.
The Judges for the show are Flatfile Boston  principals Mika Hornyak, Sara Dassel, and Gearge Sopel.
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A new art show is now open at Gregorian Rug Gallery! My "Little Talks" diptych is in the show. 
Don't miss the Reception and Awards ceremony on Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 3pm. It's free and everyone is welcome!