Yoko Nogami

Yoko Nogami

Selected Exhibitions/ Solo & Group:



2012    Then and Now: 25 years at Clayton Galleries, Tampa FL

             PCCA Annual Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition, St. Petersburg, FL

2011     Small Works, Clayton Galleries, Tampa FL)

             Visual Art Faculty & Staff Exhibition, Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, MI

2010     Circular Space, Butterfield Gallery, St. Augustine, Florida

             Fuse, Silver Meteor Gallery, Ybor City, Florida

             October Featured Artist, Morean Art Center, St. Petersburg, Florida

2009    Lantern Festival, City of Clearwater

  Lights on Tampa: Satellite, Tampa
  Contain It!, Dunedin Fine Arts Center, Dunedin, Florida

2008    Dreams: Untitled, Dunedin Fine Arts Center, Florida    
            Good Folks and Fine Figures, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida    
            Edge of Invisible, NOVA, St. Petersburg, Florida    
            Accomplice, C. Emerson Fine Arts, St. Petersburg. Florida        
            Neighborhood Watch Take 2, Outdoor Projection Art, Tampa, Florida
2007    Allting Genast!", the project Feminist Wallpaper by Megafån, Galleri Sinne, Helsinki, Finland

            Day of the Dead" (Edge Zones, Miami, FL)    
            HOMEBOUND, Project HOME, St. Petersburg, Florida
2006    Experimentalists, Dam, Stuhltrager Gallery, Brooklyn
            Majestic National 2006, Majestic Gallery, Ohio
            BEDART, Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Miami
            Neighborhood Watch, Tampa
            Tromanale Alternative Film Festival, Berlin, Germany
            The Little Matchseller Syndrome, University of South Florida
2005    Toko's Spiritual Journey, Octagon Arts Center, Clearwater, Florida
            BIG/small Drawings by Yoko Nogami & Claudia Ryan, University of South Florida
            Post Industrial Carnival, Tampa Union Station
            Counterpoint: Project Creo, The Arts Center, St. Petersburg Florida
            Erotica/Neurotica" (Matthews Gallery, Tampa
2004    Exhibit Switch" (The Ace Theatre, Sarasota
            White Linen Project, Art League of Manatee County, Bradenton, Florida
2003    Open" traveling exhibit, St. Petersburg, Miami, New York & Boston
2002    22nd Annual Faber Birren national Color Award Show, Stamford Art Association, Stamford,Connecticut
            Florida Ltd. 2: "Yoko Nogami, Jacqueline Roch & Richard Protovin", 531 Central Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL

            Yoko Nogami & Richard Protovin, 531 Central Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida

2001    45th Annual International Exhibition, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego
            2nd Annual Fairly Lilith Celebration of Women in Art, Museum of Fine Art, St. Petersburg, Florida
            Far from Loving, Hunger Artist Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2000    Silence of Desire: The House of Bernarda Alba, Hunger Artist Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico
            Buried Within - The Psyche in Art" (Hunger Artist Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico)
1991    Shizen O Kaku Ten, Ueno No Mori Art Museum, Annual Juried Exhibit, Tokyo, Japan
1994    Works from Japan, Mercer University, Macon, Georgia
1989    Boston University Student Exhibition, Boston University Art Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts


2009    College Art Association (Los Angeles, CA) “Relation, Generation, Practice: Looking at Parent/Child                                   Collaboration in Art”, panelist/presenter
2009    Eckerd College “Art and Sociology”, guest artist lecturer
2008    Dunedin Fine Arts Center: Artist speaker for “Dreams” Exhibition
2005    Octagon Arts Center, St. Petersburg Florida, Artist Talk for "Toko's Spiritual Journey"
1994    Mercer University, Macon, Georgia, Gallery Talk “Works from Japan”


2008    Vermont Studio Center


2008     Pinellas County Cultural Affairs, Individual Artist Grant
2008     Creative Capital, Florida Division of Cultural Affairs, Professional Artist Seminar
2007-8 Florida Division of Cultural Affairs, Artist Enhancement Grant
2008     Vermont Studio Center, Residency, Artist's Grant & Work Exchange Financial Aid Award
2006     30th Annual Student Art Exhibition" (Contemporary Art Museum, University of South Florida,Tampa, Florida)                    Juror: Claudia X. Valdez, Awarded Encore Inc. Cash Award for Lunch with Master Yoman
2005-06 University of South Florida, Graduate Teaching Assistantship
2005-06 University of South Florida, College of Visual Art, Graduate Travel Grant
2005    Norma Roth Painting Award, curator: Robert Stackhouse "29th Annual Student Exhibition" (Contemporary Art                  Museum, University of South Florida, Tampa FL)
2005    Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, nomination (University of South Florida, Tampa FL

2004-05 University of South Florida, Graduate Teaching
2004-05 University of South Florida, College of Visual Art, Graduate Travel Grant
2004-05 Las Damas de Arte Award, University of South Florida
2004-05 University Advancement Scholarship, University of South Florida
2003-04 University of South Florida, College of Visual Art, Graduate Travel Grant
2003     Academic scholarship from College of Visual & Performing Arts, University of South Florida
2001     Far From Loving, Hunger Artist Gallery, Albuquerque, NM - 2nd Place Award
2000     Silence of Desire: The House of Bernarda Alba, Hunger Artist Gallery, Albuquerque, NM-1st Place     Award
2000     Buried Within-The Psyche in Art, Hunger Artist Gallery, Albuquerque, NM-awarded 2 person show


Creative Loafing, Arts & Entertainment, Megan Voeller, visual art critic, "Golden slumbers", Vol. 21 #30, October, 2008
Creative Loafing, Arts & Entertainment, Megan Voeller, visual art critic, "Home & Away", Vol. 20 #03, April, 2007
St. Petersburg Times, Locall & State, Alisa Ulferts, "In the park, home is where the art is", March 31, 2007
Creative Loafing, See & Do, Leilani Polk, events editor, "Home is Where the Art Is", Vol. 20, # 02, March, 2007
St. Petersburg Times, Weekend, Hot Ticket, Lennie Bennett, art critic "Mixed Media at Salt Creek" / October 16, 2003
Art Business News, "Emerging Artist/Trendsetters", May, 2002
Crosswinds Weekly, "CHECK IT OUT', New Mexico, January/ February, 2001
Albuquerque Journal, Tracy Dingmann, "Collaboration builds on 'The House'," New Mexico, October 8, 2000
ABQ Arts, "Collector's Guide," Albuquerque, New Mexico, June, 2000

2012                   Florida State Teacher Certification K-12 Art

2006     M.F.A.,    University of South Florida
1989     B.F.A.      Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts

2010 -present Pinellas County Center for the Arts, Visual Arts Department Chair

2008-2012           Interlochen Arts Camp, Visual Art Instructor

2003-08               University of South Florida, Adjunct Professor
2006-2010           University of Tampa, Adjunct Professor
2006-08               Art Institute of Tampa, Instructor
2009                     Hillsborough Community College, Adjunct Professor