Maki Tamura

Seattle, WA

Born in Japan and raised in Indonesia, Maki Tamura received her BFA from the University of Washington and her MFA in painting from the Tyler School of Art at Temple University. Her work has been shown nationally and internationally, including at the Dallas Museum of Art, Seattle Art Museum and Kunsthaus Baselland in Switzerland. Tamura is a recipient of the Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowship in New York and the Artist Trust fellowship in Washington. Her artwork often plays with the line between sculpture and drawing and the contemporary versus the historical image.


Mad Campus

September 13 - October 25, 2014

From September 13 to October 25, 2014, the University of Washington welcomed MadArt’s latest public art installation, Mad Campus, onto its grounds. In this exhibition, 12 temporary, site-specific works by 13 artists were displayed in various outdoor locations on the UW campus. Inspired by their locations, from hidden nooks to...

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