Art Salon Chinatown

Yoshie Sakai

Yoshie Sakai is a multidisciplinary artist, working in video, installation, performance, and sculpture. She received her BFA from California State University Long Beach and her MFA from Claremont Graduate University. Recent solo exhibitions include California State University Dominguez Hills in Carson as the 2018-2019 PRAXIS Artist in Residence (2019), Verge Center for the Arts in Sacramento (2018), Groundspace Project in Los Angeles (2017), and Antenna in New Orleans (2016). She attended the ACRE Residency Program (2016), the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (2014), and received the 2012 California Community Foundation for Visual Artists Emerging Artist Fellowship. Her work has been shown throughout the United States in film festivals and art exhibitions from Los Angeles to Miami, as well as internationally in Cambodia, Canada, Germany, and Japan. She is currently exhibiting her work in a group show The Autotopographers at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Yoshie Sakai lives and works in Gardena, a city southwest of Los Angeles.