NAHO TARUISHI — ARCHITECTURE OF DEVOTION
Born in Tokyo, Japan, Naho Taruishi lives and works in New York. Her single-channel videos and installations have been shown at Exit Art, Dumbo Arts Center, Visual Arts Gallery, P.C.O.G Gallery, Ise Cultural Foundation, Artists Space and Brooklyn Artists Gym in New York. Taruishi also has participated in numerous international film/video art festivals at Goethe-Institut, Park Tower Hall, Yokohama Museum of Art, Aichi Arts Center and Fukuoka City Public Library in Japan, Forest City Gallery in Canada, Matadero Madrid in Spain, and art channel in France. Her collaborative video works with several Tokyo-based video artists have been collected by The Video Art Foundation and the Video Dictionary in UK and Spain. Taruishi has been awarded the Honor Award in Fine Arts and the Fine Arts Special Departmental Award from the School of Visual Arts in New York.