3rd 01SJ Biennial September 2010

A global festival of art on the edge

Kota Ezawa

Kota Ezawa (US / Germany)
b. 1969, Cologne, Germany; lives San Francisco / Berlin
$150, 2008
NEW!, 2008
Untitled, 2008

Kota Ezawa studied at the Kunstakademie Duesseldorf, before receiving his BFA from the San Francisco Art Institute and his MFA from Stanford University. His work has been show widely nationally and internationally, including the solo exhibition “On Photography” at the Santa Monica Museum of Art in 2005, as well as in the California Biennal 2004 at the Orange County Museum of Art, the Shanghai Biennale 5 in 2004, and “Out of Time” at The Museum of Modern Art, New York in 2006. Ezawa has been the recipient of the SECA award from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in 2006 as well as the Louis Comfort Tiffany Award.