James Hiroshi Suzuki

Japanese/American, born 1933 Biography

James Hiroshi Suzuki was born in Yokohama, Japan in 1933. He studied art first in Japan, under the instruction of Yoshio Markino. After arriving in the United States in the 1950s, he studied at the Portland School of Fine Arts in Maine, and the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, DC. 

He went on to teach at the University of California, Berkeley in 1962, the California College of Arts and Crafts from 1964-1965, and has been at California State University in Sacramento since 1999.

Museums/Collections:
Oakland Museum
Crocker Museum, Sacramento,California
National Museum of Modern Art, Japan
Toledo Museum
Rockefeller Institute, New York
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Connecticut