Linda Tomoko Mihara
Exhibits/APPEARANCES
 


UPCOMING EXHIBITS/EVENTS


2011 CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL
JAPANTOWN, SAN FRANCISCO

ORIGAMI EXHIBIT AND DEMONSTRATION
NEW LOCATIONS!
April 9-10, 11AM-5PM
JACL Headquarters
1765 Sutter St, between Buchanan and Laguna 

April 16-17, 11AM-5PM
JCCCNC, Meeting Room 1, first floor
1840 Sutter St, between Webster and Buchanan


2011 MARIN COUNTY FAIR
June 30-July 4, 2011
Origami Exhibit
Details to be announced



APPEARANCES

Conservation International
Outdoor Installation with Robert J. Lang
September 19-21, 2009
Greeley Square, New York

EULAR 2009
June 10-13, 2009
Guest artist for Humira
Copenhagen, Denmark


EXHIBITS


The Art of Gaman: Arts and Crafts from the Japanese Internment Camps, 1942-1946
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Renwick Gallery
March 5,2010-January 30, 2011
Washington, DC
Featured art: Origami Crane Flag

The Paper Show
Folded, Cut and Sculpted Shapes
Monterey Airport 
Monterey, California
On through January, 2011

GLOBAL ORIGAMI
Marin County Fair
July 1-5, 2010
San Rafael, CA
Featured artist and Curator

Going ORIGAMI
From Math to Science + Beyond
Bolinas Museum, October 3-November, 2009
Bolinas, California

DRAGONS!
Models from the Pacific Coast Origami Conference Dragon Challenge (2000)
May 9- October 31, 2009
ORIGAMI in the Gallery
Paper Tree, San Francisco
www.paper-tree.com

THE SHAPE OF THINGS
Paper Traditions and Transformations
November 14, 2008-February 15, 2009
Museum of Craft and Folk Art
Lecture and Workshop
Saturday, January 24, 2009

2008 CALIFORNIA STATE FAIR
FINE ART EXHIBIT
August 15, 2008-September 1, 2008
Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA
Personal Appearance
August 21-23, 2008

TRANSFORMING KAMI, THE ART OF ORIGAMI
September 6- December 31, 2008
National Japanese American Historical Society
November 1- January 3, 2008
San Francisco Public Library, Main Branch

SAN FRANCISCO CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL
Origami Exhibit and Demonstration
Featuring Origami Masters Robert Lang, Bernie Peyton, Linda Mihara and Makoto Yamaguchi
April 12-13, 19-20, 2008
Hotel Kabuki, Garden Room A, San Francisco, CA

FOUR MASTERS OF ORIGAMI
January through March, 2008
Palo Alto Research Center, Palo Alto, California

FOUR MASTERS OF ORIGAMI
November 2007
K Gallery, Alameda, California

MASTERS OF ORIGAMI
May-Oct, 2007
Museum fuer Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg
Hamburg, Germany

TREASURES OF ORIGAMI ART
Aug-Dec 2007
Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art, Haifa, Israel

MASTERS OF ORIGAMI
Summer 2005
Hangar 7, Salzburg, Austria

ORIGAMI MASTERWORKS
Oct 2003-Feb 2005
Mingei International Museum of World Folk Art
San Diego, California


INSTALLATIONS

TREE OF HOPE
Origami Project with Rainbow World Fund, SF
San Francisco City Hall
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009. 2010

LEAR ORIGAMI BUTTERFLY Mobile
Lear Automotive Headquarters, Detroit, Michigan
June 2008
 
FARMLAB ORIGAMI MOVIE SCREEN
Farmlab, Los Angeles, CA

‘Magician Transforming Paper Into A Bird’
Joint installation with Robert J. Lang
July-Sept, 2006
ZEUM, San Francisco, CA


AWARDS

JURORS AWARD/ Golden Bear Trophy
2010 California Fine Art Competition
California State Fair, Sacramento, California

INNOVATION AWARD
2009 California Fine Art Competition
AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
2009 California Fine Art Competition
California State Fair, Sacramento, California

AWARD OF MERIT
2008 Califronia Fine Art Competition
California State Fair, Sacramento, California

AWARD OF MERIT
2004 California Fine Art Competition
California State Fair, Sacramento, California

http://www.paper-tree.comhttp://americanart.si.edu/exhibitions/online/gaman/index.cfm%0Dshapeimage_2_link_0

‘Star Tessellated Dress and High Heels’, 2008

The Shape of Things exhibit, MoCFA SF

Innovation Award and Award of Excellence WINNER

2009 California State Fair Fine Art Competition

‘9 Diamond Crane Quilt’
 Treasures of Origami exhibit
2007
Haifa, Israel

Mayor’s Tree of Hope, 2006

City Hall, San Francisco, California

Lear Butterfly Mobile, 2008

Lear Automotive Headquarters

Detroit, Michigan

Origami Tyvek Vest

Jurors Award WINNER

2010 California State Fair Fine Art Competition