Minako Ota

Selected Exhibitions

2020 International Juried Exhibition: Beauty beyond Boarders at National Art Center, Roppongi, Tokyo
2017 Solo Exhibition: Fire Rooster and His Friends at Art-Constantis, Moscow
2012 Solo Exhibition: Long Way Home at All-Russia Museum of Decorative and Applied Art, Moscow
2011 Exhibition: Home Away From Home at The Hammond Museum, NY
2009 Solo exhibition at Annam Heritage, Paris
2009 Audubon Artists 67th Annual Show at the Salmagundi Club, NY

Awards and Publications

2020 The second prize, International Juried Exhibition: Beauty beyond Borders at National Art Ceter, Tokyo, Japan
2015 Vinzavod Acrylic Contest, Moscow, Russia “the Most Talented”
2010 Featured Artist: October Newsletter 2010 Artspan, USA
2010 Artspan Self Portrait Contest, worldwide on Facebook, the Bronze award
2010 Juried Show: Artsbridge Annual Show at Riverrun Gallery, NJ. Awarded with an Honorable Mention


1989-1992 The Hamilton Kerr Institute, the University of Cambridge.
Graduated with Diploma and Certificate in Painting Restoration. Cambridge, UK.
1988 Pre-conservation curriculum at Virginia Commonwealth University, VA, USA
1984-1988 Japanese Painting at Tama Art University, Tokyo, Japan. Graduated with BA.