Fellow: Awarded 2018
Field of Study: Fine Arts
Competition: US & Canada
Hiroyuki Hamada has exhibited widely in gallery and non-commercial settings alike, including Guild Hall of East Hampton, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, Southampton Arts Center, Roger Williams University, The List Gallery, Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, and O.K. Harris Works of Art, among numerous others.
Hamada holds an MFA from the University of Maryland and has taught sculpture at Penland School of Craft as well as serving as a Visiting Artist at the Vermont Studio Center. Over the years, he has been awarded various residencies including those at the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center, Edward F. Albee Foundation/William Flanagan Memorial Creative Person’s Center, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, and MacDowell Colony. He has been the recipient of a Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant and twice received New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowships in sculpture. Hamada’s work has been featured in various publications, including Stokstad and Cothren’s art history textbook Art: A Brief History (Pearson). He lives and works on the East End of Long Island with his family.
Profile photograph by Evan Harris