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EDUCATION

2017
Master of Fine Arts. University of California, Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara, CA.

2011       
Bachelor of Fine Arts. University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Honolulu, HI.

CERTIFICATE
 
2009    
Intensive Training in Simultaneous and Consecutive Interpreting in Japanese and English. Issued by the Center for Interpretation and Translation Studies. University of Hawai’i at Manoa, College of Languages, Linguistics and Literature. Honolulu, HI.

AWARDS/FELLOWSHIP/SCHOLARSHIP (Academic)

2017-18            
Artist-In-Residence. University of California, Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara, CA.

2015-17            
Chancellor’s Fellowship. Graduate Division. University of California, Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara, CA. 

2017                
Ludington-Parshall Scholarship Award, Santa Barbara Art Association, Santa Barbara, CA.
Howard Fenton Award for Painting. University of California, Santa Barbara.

2016                
Levitan Arts Fellowship. University of California, Santa Barbara.
Howard Fenton Award for Painting. University of California, Santa Barbara.
Florimbi-Simon Award. University of California, Santa Barbara.
Inaugural Display Award for the Lorin ’68 and Karen Letendre Alumni Art Gallery Wall. Mosher Alumni House. University of California, Santa Barbara, Alumni Association.
Block Grant Fellowship. University of California, Santa Barbara.
Graduate Teaching Assistantship. University of California, Santa Barbara.

2010-11            
King David Kalakaua Scholarship. University of Hawai’i at Manoa, School of Pacific and Asian Studies. Honolulu, Hawai’i.
Outstanding Student Award in Painting. University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Department of Art and Art History. Honolulu, HI.

2009-10            
Dean’s List of the College of Arts and Humanities. University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Honolulu, Hawai’i.

AWARDS (Non-academic)

2018
Second Place Award. International Competition “City”. Art Room Gallery.  
https://www.artroomgalleryonline.com/exhibitions/2018/july_2018.html

2015                
100 Best Annual 2015. 2015 Top 25 Fine Art. Creative Quarterly, the Journal of Art & Design. 2016. 3×3 Publishing. NY.

2014                
100 Best Annual 2014. 2014 Top 25 Fine Art. Creative Quarterly, the Journal of Art & Design. 2015. 3×3 Publishing. NY.
Award of Excellence. Fine Art Category. Creative Quarterly, the Journal of Art & Design. Issue 34. Spring/Summer 2014. 3×3 Publishing. NY.

2013               
Melusine Award for Painting. Artists of Hawai’i 2013. Honolulu Museum of Art. Honolulu, HI.

2011                
1st Place: Two Dimensional. 33rd Annual Commitment to Excellence Art Exhibition. Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce. Honolulu, HI.
Best of Show. Windward Artists Guild 51st Annual Juried Open Exhibition. Honolulu, HI.  

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019
Luminance. Bella Rosa Galleries, Santa Barbara. 

2018                
Pushing the Button 2058 Times. Red Barn Project Space, University of California, Santa Barbara.

For Your Eyes Only. Silo 118 Gallery. Santa Barbara, CA.

Mujō: Aesthetics of Impermanence. Two-Person Exhibition with Rio Suzuki. The Koa Art Gallery. Kapiolani Community College. Honolulu, HI.

2017                
Love, Peace, Dreams, and Bombs. Part of a collaborative project with: Sabine Frühstück, Carl  Gabrielson, Naoya Matsushima, A. Colin Raymond, and Travis Seifman. The Glass Box Gallery. University of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

secret secret. Two-Person Exhibition. Napa Gallery. California State University Channel Islands. Camarillo, California.

2014       
Moe Elements of the Floating World. Bryan Ohno Gallery. Seattle, WA.

2011-2014
Moe Elements of the Floating World. Lucky Belly. Honolulu HI.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020
Personal Contact 5. Durden and Ray. Los Angeles, CA.

10 in 5/20. Honolulu Museum of Art. Honolulu, HI.

U.C.S.B. M.F.A. 20/20. Sullivan Goss Gallery. Santa Barbara, CA.

Venice Family Clinic Art Walk + Auction, Los Angeles, CA

March 8 by 8 Women, Glass Box Gallery, UC Santa Barbara, CA.

SPARKLE. Artizen by MW. Honolulu, HI.

2019
21st Century Women. Honolulu Museum of Art. Honolulu, HI. 

CYCLES. Hawai’i State Art Museum Mori by Art + Flea, Honolulu, HI.

VENICE FAMILY CLINIC ART WALK + AUCTION, Venice Family Clinic, CA.

iBIENNALE MMXIX Artropocene, YCenter for Visual Art, Honolulu, HI.

2019 PAINT. Kailua Gallery, Honolulu, HI.

2017-18             
Wild Blue Yonder. Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Los Angeles, CA.

2018                
LOCALS ONLY. Left Field Gallery. San Louis Obispo, CA.

Kamikaze Exhibits: Incendiary Devices.  PØST Gallery. Los Angeles, CA.

ARTINTIME. HiSAM Museum Gallery Shop. Hawai’i State Art Museum. Honolulu, HI.

SHE-DEN. UCSB Womanhouse Collective. Red Barn Project Space. University of California, Santa Barbara.

2017                
Past is Prologue: Graduate MFA Exhibition. AD&A Museum. University of California, Santa Barbara.

MATCHBOX PLUS XIII. Cedar Street Galleries. Honolulu, HI.

Mixed Media Miniature Show. The Koa Art Gallery. Honolulu, HI.             

2016
MATCHBOX PLUS XII. Cedar Street Galleries, Honolulu, Hawai’i

Chicago Artists Welcome Artists From Other States and Countries. Liz Long Gallery at Chicago Urban Art Retreat Center. Chicago, IL.

SKETCH! BOOK SHOW 2016. Koa Gallery. Honolulu, HI.

Untitled (Six Olympic Rings). Red Barn Gallery. University of California, Santa Barbara.

Views From the 6. Glass Box Gallery. University of California, Santa Barbara.

2016-2017
Dean’s Call 2016. Division of Humanities and Fine Arts. Cheadle Hall. University of California, Santa Barbara.

2014-2015
Modern Love: 20th Century Japanese Erotic Art. Honolulu Museum of Art.                            Honolulu, HI. (Curated by: Shawn Eichman and Stephen Salel)

Exquisite Corpse Drawing Project. Honolulu Museum of Art. Honolulu, HI.
honolulumuseum.org/art/exhibitions/14844-exquisite_corpse/

2014    
Mixed Media Miniature Show. The Koa Art Gallery. Honolulu, HI.

Matchbox Plus IIX. Cedar Street Galleries. Honolulu, HI.

36th Annual Commitment to Excellence. Juried Exhibition. Honolulu Museum of Art                 School. Honolulu, HI.

2013       
Artists of Hawai’i 2013. Juried Exhibition. Honolulu Museum of Art. Honolulu, HI. (Curated by: James Jensen)
www.honolulumuseum.org/pages/13566-yumiko_glover

Mixed Media Miniature Show. The Koa Art Gallery. Honolulu, HI.

Matchbox Plus IX. Cedar Street Galleries. Honolulu, HI.

20th Annual Honolulu Festival Japan-Hawaii Culture Expo 2013. Invited Artist.                     Hawai’i Convention Center. Honolulu, HI.

2012       
Matchbox Plus VIII. Cedar Street Galleries. Honolulu, HI.

34th Annual Commitment to Excellence. Juried Exhibition. Honolulu Museum of                     Art, Art School. Honolulu, HI.      

Emerging Talent Exhibition. Pauahi Tower. Honolulu, HI.

2011     
To the Nines. Honolulu Academy of Arts, the Contemporary Museum, the                             Contemporary Café. Honolulu, HI.

33rd Annual Commitment to Excellence. Juried Exhibition. Honolulu Academy of                     Arts, Linekona Art Center. Honolulu, HI.

Windward Artists Guild 51st Annual Open Juried Exhibition. Pauahi Tower.                             Honolulu, HI.

TRANSFORM. Commons Gallery, University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Honolulu, HI.

KAKIMOCHI. Honolulu Academy of Arts, Linekona Art Center. Honolulu, HI.

All About Ink: Brushwork, Eastern Aesthetics and Culture. Commons Gallery,                         University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Honolulu, HI

2010       
confluence 2. Gallery ‘Iolani, Windward Community College. Honolulu, HI.

2009     
Pastel Artists of Hawai’i 6th Annual Juried Open Exhibition. Pauahi Tower.                             Honolulu, HI.

Trash. Commons Gallery, University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Honolulu, HI.

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2017-18            
Artist-in-Residence. Art Department. University of California, Santa Barbara. (June 2017-June 2018)

Franklin Service Center Artist in Residence Program. Interdisciplinary Humanity Center, University of California, Santa Barbara. (March 2017 & April 2018)

COMMISSIONED WORK

2015
Mural. Naruto Ramen. 2634 Broadway, New York, NY.

COLLECTIONS

Honolulu Museum of Art. Honolulu, HI.
Bishop & Company. Honolulu, HI.
Lucky Belly. Honolulu, HI.
VIDA Design, Oregon, WA.

PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS

2020
Guest Speaker. University of California, Santa Barbara.

2019
Guest Speaker. University of California, Santa Barbara.

2018                
Guest Speaker. University of California, Santa Barbara.

Guest Speaker. University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Honolulu, HI.

Guest Speaker. Leeward Community College. Honolulu, HI.

Guest Speaker. Popular Culture of Japan. University of California, Irvine.

2017                
Guest Speaker. Love, Peace, Dreams, and Bombs. ART433: Women, Art and Society. California State University, Channel Islands. Camarillo, CA.

Guest Speaker. Transience. ART1A: Visual Literacy. University of California, Santa Barbara.

Panelist. Love, Peace, Dreams, and Bombs. UCSB MultiCultural Center Theater. University of California, Santa Barbara.

2016                
Guest Speaker. Japanese social issues through artwork. JPN165: Popular Culture of Japan. University of California, Santa Barbara.

Guest Speaker. Moe Elements of the Floating World. ART101: Advanced Contemporary Painting. University of California, Santa Barbara. 

2015       
Round Table Discussion. “Modern Love: 20th-Century Japanese Erotic Art Panel.” Artists Masami Teraoka and Yumiko Glover; Fumiko Takasugi, Assistant Professor of Sociology at University of Hawai’i Honolulu  Community College; and co-curator Stephen Salel. Doris Duke Theater. Honolulu Museum of Art. February 4, 2015. Honolulu, HI. 

2014    
Artist Talk. “Moe Elements of the Floating World.” Bryan Ohno Gallery. Seattle,                     WA.

Guest Speaker. “Japanese social issues through artwork.” ART323: Advanced                     Painting I. ART322:

Advanced Color. University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Honolulu, HI.     

2011-2014
Guest Speaker. “Japanese social issues through artwork.” SOC257: Introduction                 to Sociology of Japan. University of Hawai’i, Honolulu Community College.                              Honolulu, HI.      

Guest Speaker. “Japanese social issues through artwork.” WS151: Introduction                 to Women’s Studies. University Hawai’i, Honolulu Community College. Honolulu,                 HI.    

2013       
Artist Talk. Artist of Hawai’i 2013. Honolulu Museum of Art. Honolulu, HI.

Guest Speaker. “Japanese social issues through artwork.” ART400: Drawing                         Marathon. University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Honolulu, HI.

2012       
Guest Speaker. “Japanese social issues through artwork.” ASAN312:                                     Contemporary Asian Society. University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Honolulu, HI.

Guest Speaker. “Japanese social issues through artwork.” ART213: Intermediate                 Painting. University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Honolulu, HI.                         

PRINT MEDIA 

2016
100 Best Annual 2015. 2014 Top 25 Fine Art. Creative Quarterly, the Journal of Art & Design. 2016. 3×3 Publishing. NY. 

Santa Barbara Independent. “Art Town.” Page 42-45. Vol.30 No.564. Nov.3-10, 2016. 

2015
100 Best Annual 2014. 2014 Top 25 Fine Art. Creative Quarterly, the Journal of Art & Design. 2015. 3×3 Publishing. NY.
http://cqjournal.com/annual

2014     
Orientations, the Magazine for Collections and Connoisseurs of Asian Art. “The                     Allure of Innocence: Depictions of Women in Modern Japanese Erotic Art.” Page                     58-66. Vol.45 No.8. November/December 2014. Orientations Magazine Ltd. Hong                 Kong.

Creative Quarterly, the Journal of Art & Design. “Fresh Talent Gallery.” Page 13.                     Issue 34. Summer 2014. 3×3 Publishing. New York, NY.

The Stranger, the Weekly Newspaper. Cover. Vol. 24, No. 12. November 19 – 25,                 2014. Index Newspapers, LLC. Seattle, WA
http://www.thestranger.com/seattle/CoverArt?oid=21041893&year=2014

2012       
Creative Quarterly, the Journal of Art & Design. “New Talent Gallery.” Page 25.                      Issue 25. Spring 2012. 3×3 Publishing. New York, NY.

REVIEWS/INTERVIEWS

2018
Society Eight O Five. “Reminders of Armageddon.” Review by Erik ReeL. May 28, 2018. 
http://society805.com/front-slider/art-review-1

Santa Barbara Independent. “Yumiko Glover’s Paintings Examine Japanese History, Youth Culture, Technology.” Review by Rachel Heidenry. April 4, 2018.
https://www.independent.com/news/2018/apr/04/yumiko-glovers-paintings-examine-japanese-history-/

2015
Honolulu Star-Advertiser. “Daring Diversity.” Review by David A.M. Goldberg. January 11, 2015.

Asian Art, the Newspaper for Collectors, Dealers, Museums and Galleries. February 2015. London, UK.

2014      
Seattle Weekly News. “The Fussy Eye: Yumiko Glover’s Innocence Lost.” October 28, 2014.    
http://www.seattleweekly.com/home/955104-129/the-fussy-eye-yumiko-glovers-innocence

Vanguard Seattle. “Yumiko Glover at Bryan Ohno Gallery: October 18.” October 14, 2014.
http://www.vanguardseattle.com/2014/10/14/yumiko-glover-bryan-ohno-gallery-october-18/

City Arts. October 2014.
http://ww.cityartsonline.com/now/yumiko-glover

Japan Cinema: Creative Spotlight Episode #309 – Yumiko Glover. February 28, 2014.
http://japancinema.net/2014/02/28/creative-spotlight-episode-309-yumiko-glover/

Yorokobu Magazine. “La inocencia de Tokio a través de la mirada de Yumiko Glover.” February 6, 2014.
http://www.yorokobu.es/yumiko-glover/

2013   
Japanese Daily Sun Hawaii. “Interview with Yumiko Glover.” September 28, 2013.  http://www.nikkansan.net/hawaii/ad/sunextra.php?year=2013&page=extra-20130928s.html

Honolulu Star-Advertiser. “Today: Art.” September 29, 2013.
http://www.staradvertiser.com/s?action=login&f=y&id=225596672&id

2011
Honolulu Star-Advertiser. ”Otaku Ohana.” February 11, 2011.
http://blogs.starbulletin.com/otakuohana/?p=2292

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2019-present   
Lecturer. University of California, Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara, CA. (Courses taught [instructor of record]: Intro Painting, Intermediate Painting, Independent Studies)

Lecturer. CSU Channel Islands. Camarillo, CA (Courses taught [instructor of record]: Life Drawing, Multicultural Children’s Art)

2018-19           
Art Instructor. Children’s Creative Project. Santa Barbara County Education Office, CA. (Various art courses taught at public elementary schools.)

2015-17           
Teaching Assistant. University of California, Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara, CA. (Courses taught [instructor of record]: Intro Painting, 7B Image Studies (Foundations), 7A Intersection of Art & Life (Foundations))

2015-18           
Workshop Instructor. University of California, Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara, CA. (Taught: Chinese Brush Painting)

2017-18           
Workshop Instructor. Franklin Service Center. Santa Barbara, CA. (Taught: Chinese Brush Painting)

2012-15           
Art Library Research Assistant. Honolulu Museum of Art, Robert Allerton Art Research Library. Honolulu, HI.

Workshop Instructor. Brush Painting with Expression Session KIDS. Honolulu Museum of Art Spalding House. Honolulu, HI.

EXHIBITIONS JUDGED (Served as a jury)

2016   
REEL LOUD. Visual and Performing Arts. Film Festival 2016. University of California, Santa Barbara.

Art Together 2016: Early Academic Outreach Program. High School Seniors’ Exhibition. University of California, Santa Barbara.