Mariko Kusumoto received her BFA in Painting and Printmaking from Musashino Art College in Tokyo, Japan and her MFA in Printmaking from Academy of Art College in San Francisco, CA. Her acclaimed one-person traveling exhibition “Unfolding Stories” in 2010 was shown at the Fuller Craft Museum, MA, the Morikami Museum, FL, the Racine Art Museum, WI and the Society for Contemporary Craft, PA. In 2007, “Mariko Kusumoto: Metal Box Sculptures” was named one of the “ten best exhibitions of the year” by the Boston Globe. Kusumoto’s work has appeared in numerous publications including the cover story of Metalsmith Magazine in 2008.
Morikami Museum, Florida
Racine Art Museum, Wisconsin
Kamm Teapot Foundation, North Carolina