(b. 1972, lives in Los Angeles, CA)
2001 BFA Ceramics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2016 Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
2014 greengrassi, London, UK
Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013 Shio Kusaka, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
2012 The Modern Institute, Glasgow, UK
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
2011 greengrassi, London, UK
2010 Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
2009 Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Ferndale, MI
Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL
2005 Tortoise, Venice, CA
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015 Small Sculpture, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL
Shio Kusaka and Jonas Wood, KARMA, New York, NY
Jonas Wood and Shio Kusaka, Blackwelder, Gagosian Gallery, Hong Kong, China
2014 2014 Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Shio Kusaka, Jonas Wood, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL
Displayed, curated by Matthew Higgs, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
FIRE!, curated by de Pury de Pury, Venus Over Manhattan, New York, NY
2013 Tenth Anniversary Show, Wallspace, New York, NY
Shio Kusaka and Jonas Wood: Still Life with Pots, Glen Horowitz Booksellers, East Hampton, NY
2012 Verlangsamte Performance, Van Horn, Dusseldorf, Germany
East and West Shift to the Middle, Bill Brady, Kansas City, MO
2011 Paul Clay, Salon 94, NYC
dwelling, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
Banquet of the Black Jackal, The Harriet and Charles Luckman Fine Arts Complex, California State University,
Los Angeles, CA
2010 Multiple Pleasures: Functional Objects in Contemporary Art, curated by Nathalie Karg, Tanya Bonakdar
Gallery, New York, NY
A Harmonious Mix of Objects, Mihai Nicodim, Los Angeles, CA
Not Extractions, but Abstractions, curated by Michael Clifton, Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland and
Clifton Benevento Gallery, New York, NY
2009 Objects, Furniture & Patterns, Art Since the Summer of ’69, New York, NY
2008 Friends and Family, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
2004 FAITH, Champion Fine Art, Culver City, CA
164 ½, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Miller, Chris. "Review: Shio Kusaka/Shane Campbell Gallery." Newcity Art, January 7, 2015.
2014 Dambrot, Shana Nys. “California Artists in the 2014 Whitney Biennial.” KCET, January 17, 2014.
“2014 Whitney Biennial Changes the Game with Three Curators.” Hamptons Art Hub, March 3, 2014.
Vartanian, Hrag. “Whitney Biennial 2014: Michelle Grabner on the Fourth Floor.” Hyperallergic, March 4, 2014.
Russeth, Andrew. “The 2014 Whitney Biennial Disappoints, With Misfires, Omissions, Only Glimmers of Greatness.”
Gallerist, March 6, 2014.
Mcgarry, Kevin. “Art Matters: The Whitney Biennial’s Last Upper East Side Hurrah.” The New York Times Style
Magazine, March 7, 2014.
Schjeldahl, Peter. “Get With It: The Whitney Biennial.” The New Yorker, March 17, 2014: pp. 76-77.
Haskell, Rob. “Artist Shio Kusaka’s Mesmerizing Ceramic Pottery.” Architectural Digest, April 2014.
Herbert, Martin. “Martin Herbert picks ten shows on through summer you won’t want to miss.” Art Review,
Bryant, Eric. “Generation Next: Joshua and Sonya Roth Collect With an Eye Toward the Future.” Art+Auction,
August 23, 2014.
Smith, Roberta. "'Fire!'." The New York Times, October 2, 2014.
Mahaney, Mark. "Modern Family." Elle Magazine, December 2014: pp. 277-278.
2013 Selz, Gabrielle. “Art Review: Subject and Object in the art of Jonas Wood and Shio Kusaka.” Hamptons Art Hub,
June 6, 2013.
2012 Kusaka, Shio. “The Artists’ Artists.” Artforum, December 2012: pp. 120.
Schürmann, Wilhelm. Verlangsamte Performance. Dusseldorf: Van Horn, 2012.
2011 Herbert, Martin, “Shio Kusaka,” Time Out London, July 1, 2011.
2010 Smith, Roberta. “When the Art Stared Back and Other Trends.” The New York Times, December 16, 2010.
Yablonsky, Linda. “Shio Kusaka: Artifacts | Feats of Clay.” The New York Times Style Magazine, August
Doran, Anne. “Shio Kusaka.” Time Out New York, August 9, 2010.
Smith, Roberta. “Varieties of Abstraction.” The New York Times, August 5, 2010.
“Not Extractions, but Abstractions (Part 2), Clifton Benevento, New York, NY,” Minus Space, July 23, 2010.
2009 Ned Holte, Michael. "Best of 2009.” Artforum, December 2009.