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Suguru Hiraide

Fax
(940) 397 4369
Title
Professor
Location
Fain Fine Arts Center
Room
C114
Institution Degree Graduation Date
West Virginia University Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture and Graphic Design
California State University, Fullerton Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture
Employer Position Start Date End Date
Midwestern State University Associate Professor of Art 08/17/2009 08/14/2016
Midwestern State University Assistant Professor of Art 08/18/2003 08/16/2009
Museum of Neon Art, Los Angeles, CA Administrative Assistant 09/01/2002 07/01/2003

 

Selected Exhibitions (Solo and two-person shows marked by asterisk)


2020     â€œ2020” Invitational group exhibition at RO2 Art Gallery, Dallas, TX 

2019     * â€œKeshin of Metals” (solo) Gallery 193, Angelo State University, San Angelo, TX


2019     â€œThe 1st Cross Current Yokohama-Texas 2019” Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery, Yokohama city 

Kanagawa Japan


2019     â€œTerra Splendora” Splendora Gardens, Cleveland, TX


2019     â€œ2019 Cross Current International Exchange Show U.S. –Japan” Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 

Tokyo Japan


2018     â€œHeat Wave” at Cindy Lisica Gallery, Houston, TX 


2018     â€œInternational Sculpture Center’s  Chapter Member  Exhibition ” at Zona Maco International Sculpture Center,Mexico (Juried)


2018     â€œ12” x 12 “ 12” at 5 & J Gallery Lubbock, TX 


2017     â€œProfusion in the Void” at Artspace 111, Fort Worth, TX (Juried)


2017     â€œSuguru Hiraide, Toko Tokunaga, Yasuyo Maruyama, Sachiko Miki” Four Japanese artists exhibition at 

LA Artcore Gallery at the Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, CA


2016     â€œCrosscurrent International Exchange Show US–Japan” Wichita Falls Museum of Art at Midwestern 

State University, Wichita Falls, TX


2016     â€œTexas Atomic Iron Commission Exhibition at University of Science and Arts at Oklahoma” The Nesbitt 

Gallery, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, Chickasha, OK


2016     â€œPatent Pending” Visual Art Gallery, Laredo Community College, Laredo, TX 


2015     â€œTexas Atomic Iron Commission Post Japan Show” Virginia Shore Gallery, Abilene Christian University 


2015     â€œThe Association of Asian Contemporary Sculptors Exchange Exhibition 2015” Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan


2015     â€œPatent Pending Show” Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, TX

2015     â€œThe 3rd Cross Current International Exchange Show U.S. –Japan” Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum,

Tokyo Japan


2014     â€œThe Exhibition of Art Works by the Association of Asian Contemporary” The Pier-2 Art Center, Kaohsiung Taiwan


2014     â€œASEAN International Art Festival and Workshop” at Rajamangala University of Technology Rattanakosin Wang Klai Kangwon Campus, Huahin, Thailand


2014     â€œKaren Hansen, Steve Hilton, Suguru Hiraide” Three–person Exhibition at LA Artcore Gallery at the Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, CA


2014     â€œArt on the Green Sculpture Invitational” (outdoor exhibition) Kemp Center for the Arts, Wichita Falls, TX.


2014     â€œInternational Art X change 2014” Naresuan University Art Museum, Phitsanulok, Thailand


2014     â€œThe 18th Guangzhou International Art Fair” Guangzhou, China


2013-2014 â€œTexas Sculpture Invitational” Wichita Falls Museum of Art at MIdwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX


2013     * â€œBehind the Sign” (solo) Sakuragi Fine Arts, Tokyo, Japan

2013     * â€œThe Oil States and Pachinko Islands” (solo) Metal Art Museum Hikarinotani, Chiba, Japan

2012     * â€œEast Meets West” (two-person) Meadows Gallery, University of Texas, Tyler, TX


2012     â€œJapan-U.S. International Art Exchange Show 2012” Fukuoka City Art Museum, Japan


2012     â€œSmall Work Exhibition” [It’s Gallery] Fukuoka city, Japan 


2012     â€œCombinations: TWU Faculty with Guests” East /West Gallery, Texas Woman’s University, Denton TX 


2011     â€œTexas Sculpture Network Symposium” Meadows Gallery, University of Texas, Tyler, TX


2011     * â€œSteel Sculpture: Fun with Guns and Pachinko” (two-person) Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, TX


2011     * â€œSuguru Hiraide Solo Exhibition” (solo) LA Artcore Galley at Union Center for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA


2010     â€œZENTICA: A Costa Rica and Japan Cultural Exchange Arts Exhibition” The House of the Mint at the Center for Arts and Technology LA Aduana, San Jose, Costa Rica


2010     â€œFreiraum 18 in Futtsu” Makii Stainless Inc. Chiba, Japan


2009     â€œFreiraum 17 in Asakusabashi” Makii Masaru Fine Arts, Tokyo, Japan


2009     * â€œStill Pachinko” (solo) Red Bud Gallery, Houston, TX


2009     â€œCross Current: The 2nd. International Exchange Exhibition US- Japan” Tokyo Metropolitan Art 

Museum, Tokyo, Japan


2009     â€œYokoso!” Makii Masaru Fine Arts, Tokyo, Japan


2009     â€œSmall Work Exhibition 2009” (three locations) Gallery An-Sei, Ukiha, Japan. Creator’s Ark Gallery, Munakata, Japan. Craftstory, Pusan, Korea


2008     â€œJapanese and U.S Artists International Exchange Exhibition” Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan


2008     â€œSmall Work Exhibition” Gallery Tokunaga, Fukuoka, Japan


2008     â€œ3rd Annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition” The West Gallery at Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX (Honorable Mention)


2008     â€œ4th International Art Festival/ Workshop” Poh-Chang Academy of Arts, Rajamangala University of Technology Rattankosin, Bangkok, Thailand (two gallery locations)


2007     â€œTrue to Form” Texas State University-San Marcos, San Marcos, TX Juried by Clint Willour, Director of Galveston Arts Center

2007     * â€œPachinko Finale” (solo) LA Artcore Gallery at Union Center for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA 


2007     â€œKyomei: Resonance: Japanese Contemporary Artists” Poissant Gallery, Houston, TX


2007     â€œPlay and Replay” University Texas San Antonio Satellite Space at Blue Star Arts Complex, TX 


2007     * â€œPachinko Prelude” (solo) Kemp Center for the Arts, Wichita Falls, TX 


2007     â€œCrosscurrent International Exchange Show” Brewery Annex Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


2007     â€œ12 x 12 x 12” Landmark Gallery, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. Work selected by Greg Mets 


2006     â€œTake Me to the River” Wichita Falls Museum of Art, Wichita Falls, TX


2006     * â€œepitome, OK” (solo) Leslie Powell Gallery, Lawton, OK


2006     â€œMetal Arts” Ellen Noel Museum, Odessa, TX (Received award for Best of the Show)


2006     â€œMix Redux” Landmark Gallery, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX


2006     â€œCalifornia Art Connection” Kurogawa Inn Museum Fukuoka, Japan


2006     â€œAs We Glow Forward” Museum of Neon Art, Los Angeles, CA

2006     â€œRegional Exchange Show” California State University, Bakersfield, Bakersfield CA

2005     â€œThe 5th American & Japanese Artists Exchange Show” Kitakyusyu Municipal Museum of Art, Kitakyusyu, Japan

2005     â€œre–ACTION” Art League Houston, Houston, TX

2005     * â€œMix! Series” (solo) The Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX

2005     â€œGreat Plains Juried Art Show” Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant, OK (Received award for second place)

2004     â€œ2004 Invitational Exhibition” Texas Sculpture Symposium at Texas Tech University, Junction, TX

2004     * â€œepitome–tx” (solo) Lamar D. Fain College of Fine Arts Gallery, Midwestern State University, TX

2004     * â€œepitome II”  (solo) LA Artcore gallery in the Union Center for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA

2003     â€œToys, Art That Works” Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA

2002     * â€œSleek Discord” (two person) Atrium Gallery, California State University, Fullerton, CA

2002     â€œArt in Motion” East Village Arts (EVA) Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2002     * â€œepitome” (solo) West Gallery, California State University, Fullerton (solo)


Exhibitions Juried/ Curated


2019     â€œThe 1st Cross Current Yokohama-Texas 2019” Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery, Yokohama city 

Kanagawa Japan

·       I selected 17 artists from the U.S. for the exhibition. 


2015     â€œThe 3rd Crosscurrent, International Exchange Show: U.S.–Japan 2015” Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

·       Nakagomi Yasunari, director of the Association of International Exchange, and I curated the exhibition. I invited thirteen artists from Texas and one from California. Nakagomi selected eight artists in Japan. The exhibition was a great success. Over twenty five hundred visitors came to see the exhibition over a  span of eight days.


2013–2014       â€œArt on the Green: Outdoor Invitational Sculpture Exhibit” Kemp Center for the Arts, Wichita Falls, TX

·       I selected nine sculptures including two from Japan.


2012     â€œWichita Falls Art Association Exhibition” Wichita Falls Museum of Art, Wichita Falls, TX


2008     â€œWichita Falls Art Association Exhibition” Wichita Falls Museum of Art, Wichita Falls, TX


2005     â€œArt Affair on the Kemp Square” Kemp Center for the Arts, Wichita Falls, TX


2005     â€œArt for All” Lawton, OK


2005     â€œ2005 Annual Students Exhibition” North Harris College, Houston, TX