Video installation in a touring group exhibition, considering the world through a child's perspective.
Exhibition combining the Okinawa Collection of the Ethnological Museum, Yuken Teruya’s current work, objects from Okinawa, and video works.
Spring of 2011 Yuken opened the solo show at Shoshana Wayne Gallery in Santa Monica, CA.
Video work documenting Origami immigrant boats' journey on a street in Bushwick.
The artist's response to the experiences in New York right after the terror-attacks on September 11th, 2001.
Starry night created in paper bags
A group of branches cut out of toilet paper rolls makes a forest on a wall.
Are you above or below?A half-glass water could be half empty or half full.
Collaboration of Butterfly and artificial objects
Ingredients: icing, gum, jelly, sponge cake, cereal, and cream
Pizza boxes could be a way to communicate?
Commission piece for a New York Times Magazine article. "Building a Green Economy" written by Paul Krugman
Heroes of Okinawa
What is Hero? Whose hero is it?
Looking through cut-out languages, traveling from Basque to Hebrew
Let the new lives sprout from the window of the tragedy...
Voting with flowers spray painted on the streets
A tree sculpted in a shopping bag
Bingata-dyed fabric shown with stencils made with everyday commercial packages in Japan
Modern history of Okinawa is dyed on the kimono using traditional Okinawan dye technique
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Yuken Teruya is an artist based in New York.
He works with various materials such as toilet paper rolls, paper shopping
bags and butterfly chrysalises. His ideas often reflect life and history of
Okinawa, his homeland.
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