The SCAD Painting Department is pleased to announce an artist talk by Harumi Abe at 11am in the auditorium of Alexander Hall on Thursday, Oct. 17th, 2013.
backyard, acrylic and oil on canvas, 48″x72″, 2007
Japanese native, Harumi Abe is an artist living and working in Hollywood, Florida. She has participated in many group exhibitions in South Florida include, David Castillo Gallery, Dorsch Gallery, Hollywood Art and Culture Center, Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami, the Frost Museum, Museum of Art Ft. Lauderdale and more. She had solo exhibitons at Leonard Tachmes Gallery, Art@work, Broward College South Campus Gallery and is scheduled to have exhibit at Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Lee Wagener Art Gallery. Her works are collected at Girls Club Collection and Liza, Arturo Mosquera Collection and other private collections.
Abe is a recipient of grants and residencies from 2008 South Florida Cultural Consortium for Visual and Media Artists, Vermont Studio Center, full term artist in residence at Art Center South Florida, and is scheduled to attend Everglades Artist in Residence Program this summer.
Abe received a BFA from Miami International University of Arts and Design and a MFA from Florida International University. She is an adjunct instructor at FIU and Broward College and a gallery director of the Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery at the Broward College.