SOLO AND TWO PERSONS EXHIBITIONS

2014
Mutaphiliac , George Adams Gallery, New York, Jan. 16 to March 1

2011
New Cut Paper Studies, George Adams Gallery, Nov. 4 to Dec. 30

2010
Flora/Fauna, the Union Art Gallery, Univ. of Wisconsin, MI, Jan. 29 to Feb. 26

2008
TOTEM, George Adams Gallery, NY, Sept. 4 to Oct. 18

2007
Recent Paper Cutouts,George Adams Gallery,New York, NY, May 16 to June 23.

Flowers & Insects: Kako Ueda and April Vollmer, Steinhardt Conservatory Gallery,
Brooklyn Botanical Garden, Brooklyn, NY, April 7- May 6.



GRANTS & FELLOWSHIPS

2014 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in Crafts/Sculpture
2008 Urban Artist Innitiative/NY Fellowship
2007 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in Printmaking/
Drawing/Book Arts
2006 Smack Mellon Studio fellow


CATALOGS
"Somewhere Between Creation and Destruction", curated by Lisa Gaumond, University of Hartford, Hartford Art School, 2014
"Slash: Paper Under the Knife", curated by David McFadden, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, 2009
"Making It: 2008 NYFA Mentoring Program", curated by Liz Christensen, Deutsche Bank 60 Wall St. Gallery, New York, 2009
"Cutters", curated by Mary Birmingham, The Leubsdorf Art Gallery at Hunter College/Hunterdon Art Museum, 2009
"Drawn to the Clouds: Contemporary Asian Art", Finnair & Kiasma, the Contemporary Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland, 2008
"Drawn to Details" , DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA, 2008

PUBLICATIONS
Merge: art, craft, design, Basheer Graphic Book, 2012, pp.159-162
dpi magazine, July 2012, Kako Ueda Interview
Papercutting, published by Chronicle Books, 2011
Paper Craft 2, published by Getalten, 2011
The Book of Symbols: Reflections on Archetypal Images, author - Archive for Research in Archetypal Symbolism, published by Taschen, Nov. 2010
Paper: Tear, Fold, Rip, Crease, Cut, published by black dog publishing, UK., pp. 82-3, 2009
New American Painting-issue 74, published by Open Studio Press, 2008
Industria della Carta (Italian magazine) , Article by Arianna Squilloni, p. 92., 2008
Craft Magazine, Article "Rock, Paper, Scissors" by Megan Williams, vol.5, p. 38, 2007
Fashionize 2, published by Delicatessen, Italy, 2007
Artworld Digest magazine, "Seed Issue", 2007, p. 43
ALARM magazine, "Famous, Infamous & Unknown", issue 25 (Winter 2006), Interview by Summer Block, p. 72-74

TV Appearence
"All Things Paper" (Very Pt. Ltd. Singapore), an episode with Peter Callesen and Takaki Kihara, 2008
www.very.sg

"Neighborhood Beat" (BCAT TV program ch. 56/69) Kako Ueda interview in the segment of Boerum Hill/Cobble Hill/Carroll Gardens, 2007
http://www.brooklynx.org/bcat/default.asp

REVIEWS and ARTICLES
--2014--
Kako Ueda, Interview with Liz Insogna, for the Huffington Post Blog, Arts & Culture
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/liz-insogna/kako-ueda_b_4773932.html
--2013--
"Kako Ueda's Detailed Paper Cut Artworks" by Roxanne Goldberg. Nov. 21.
http://hifructose.com/?s=kako+ueda&submit=Go
--2012--
Knight Arts, "Transport Yourself to Another Realm with 'Fairytale, Fantasy and Fear' " by Katherine Balcerek, June 7, 2012, http://www.knightarts.org/community/charlotte/transport-yourself-to-another-realm-with-fairytales-fantasy-and-fear

Charlotte Observer Online article, "Mint show puts a serious art in a playful context, June 6, 2012 "http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2012/05/27/3293842/fairytales-fantasy-fear-mint-show.html

Charlotte Observer--- Local and State section, page 3B
"'Fairytales, Fantasy, and Fear' Opens", 3/2/2012
http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2012/03/02/3063098/fairytales-art-exhibit-at-mint.html#storylink=misearch

--2008--
New York Press--About Town, "Cut Along the Dotted Line-Kako Ueda at George Adams Gallery" by Melissa Stern, 10/8/08

--2005--
Village Voice - Short List, May 4-10, 2005 for Fifteen Paces curated by Summer McCorkle at Smack Mellon, Dumbo, Brooklyn

--1998--
New York Times Art Reviews (Holland Cotter), June 26, 1998, Bathroom, Thomas Healy Gallery, Chelsea, New York

COMMISSIONS
--2013--
Creating a solar lantern shade design for "Cut Out the Darkness" campaign by Panasonic Global--- sending solar lanterns and shades to people without electricity in the world

--2012--
Creating one of a kind mask for the "Second Skin Contest", using "Skin" paper manufactured by Arjowiggins Paper Company, France

BLOGS

--2012--
Charlotte Observer, March 2 on "Fairytale, Fantasy and Fear" show
http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2012/03/02/3063098/fairytales-art-exhibit-at-mint.html#storylink=misearch

--2009--
Beautiful/Decay Blog (6/3/2009)
http://beautifuldecay.com/2009/06/03/kako-ueda/

--2008--
"Kako Ueda at George Adams Gallery" by Jeff Edwards, Degree Critical: online art magazine produced by School of Visual Arts

"Down to Detail at DeCordova" by Edgar Allen Beem in Yankee magazine blog

Art Space Talk: Kako Ueda on MYARTSPACE blog, interviewed by Brian Sherwin, Aug. 6, 2008

--2007--
Boing Boing (Blog), "Kako Ueda's Paper Cut Art" by David Pescovitz, Aug. 31

Juxtapoze Magazine website, "Kako Ueda", Aug. 28, 2007

Lost at E Minor, "Kako Ueda", July 28, 2007, http://lostateminor.com/2007/07/28/kako-ueda/

Siouxwire (blog), "Interview: Kako Ueda" by Michael Curry, July 5, 2007, http://siouxwire.blogspot.com

WhiteHot magazine (blog), issue 3, "Kako Ueda Interview" by Lauren Muir http://whitehotmagazine.com/whitehot_articles.cfm?id=485

Brooklyn Record (blog) "Bug Love at the Botanic Garden" by Katy Ansite, April 19, 2007 http://www.brooklynrecord.com/archives/2007/04/bug_love.html#more

Craft magazine, volume 03, April, 07, issue "Japan Style", p.22 in Curio section

Cally Creates (blog) "Kako Ueda's Paper Cuts", Thurs. April 12, 2007 by Cally, http://callycreates.blogspot.com/

Escape to New York (blog) by Jen B. and Hooper, Jan. 8, 2007, "01.08.2007 kako ueda" and Oct. 15, 06 "Dumbo-Riffic"
http://escape-to -new-york.blogspot.com/

--2006--
Animal New York (blog/magazine) -Nov. 6, 2006 "Kako Ueda's Paper Cuts" www.animalnewyork.com/