Children Museum Show

Hello!
I'm having a show at the Children Museum of Manhattan called "Fruit Robber and His Collections"
There will be some paintings and sculptures
This exhibition is conjunction with their "Hello from Japan!" Exhibition
February 2nd to May 8th
Address:
Children Museum of Manhattan
The Tisch Building, 212 West 83rd Street
New York, NY 10024

I will have a character making workshop in March sometimes at the museum, I will let you know the detail soon!

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Dec 9 + 10 Renegade Crafts Fair --- booth #53

Hello!  I will be at Renegade Craft Fair with my ceramic works this weekend. If you are in Brooklyn, please stop by!

Dec 9+10 11am-6pm
Renegade Craft Fair Booth #53
Industry City Factory Floor
274 36th St, Brooklyn

Also if you are not in NY area I just opened the web store, too.
http://www.ayakakeda.com/store/

Getting cold out, stay warm and have a nice winter day!

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December Group Shows!

Greeting!
I hope you are enjoying the uplifting feelings of the Holiday Season.

This December I am in many group shows, if you are in the area please swing by :)
I am also doing a Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair in Brooklyn on Dec 9th and 10th selling my ceramic works, I will post the detail soon!!!

Stay warm and have a cozy weekend!

Los Angeles, CA --- Post it 2017 at Giant Robot Gallery

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Brooklyn, NY ---- AG Gallery

 Opening on November 27, 2017

Opening on November 27, 2017

Beacon, NY --- Clutter Gallery

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Biarritz, France --- L'Atabal Biarritz gallery

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Podcast

Hello!

Podcast by Aaron Williams

He has a very interesting Podcast for Comic Writers and Artists.

Although I'm not a Comic artist, he bent the rule because my work has story telling aspect :) Thank you Aaron.

If you fancy to listen to my ESL english and make fun of my dorky laughter and my high school memories... You can click the image above or you can use this link:
http://comicsmanifest.com/ayakakeda/

Also my good friend Sara Varon has a episode here ---> http://comicsmanifest.com/saravaron/

Thank you!!!!!

Interview

Hello everyone!
I was interviewed by the Greek Magazine LIFO. 
It's all in Greek so if you know some Greek friend who might be interested. please forward :)
You can click the image or go here--> http://www.lifo.gr/articles/graphic-arts_articles/164182
Have a great week!!!

Open Studio!

My ceramic studio is having an open studio this Friday!
If you are interested in ceramic works come by and see some amazing work by sculptors, ceramicists, and conceptual artists!
 

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Cat T-shirts for ACLU!

 

Hello!!!!
 

I designed this cat T-shirts for my friends' new T-shirts company.    

50% of the profit from all the T-shirts they create goes to different organizations depending on the design :)
My cat design T-shirts goes to ACLU ( American Civil Liberties Union)

They are only doing 7 days limited sales if you are interested!
April 10th to April 16th midnight. 

http://pitypartyclub.bigcartel.com/

Thank you!

 

Microchan goes to Midnight Jungle!

CBADIt's Jungle time! Microchan Bus is going to the fancy midnight jungle party this winter. Beautiful hand made work by Obitsu factory in Tokyo. Thank you for the great producer Tomenosuke Shoten.This is a limited edition of 30 as the last three, you can purchase this at http://www.tomenosuke.com/AYA_YA/ Microbus: To The Midnight Jungle Sale on November 27th 9:00pm JST

 

Two group show opens this week in Brooklyn + L.A

scan It's the busy time of the year for group show, come visit Giant Robot Gallery in L.A for your Christmas shopping!  There will be 2.500 beautiful artists original works on post it.  Will be a perfect presents :) I did 9 this year (image above) post it_11 DATE

Also if you are in New York area Grumpy Bert Gallery is doing an artists edition Flip Book Kit show! Flipbookit_2015_flier_600px_grande

I will be at Grumpy Bert this weekend! Hope to see you there :)

Opening This Friday!

triptychHello :)It's been so long since I last wrote to this blog, I will start doing the update on what happened this year soon, but first I have an announcement for a gallery opening this Friday!

If you are in  Albuquerque, New Mexico or you know someone, please come and see the show! I will be there at the opening. IN SHADOWS new works from Cassia Harries, Aya Kakeda, Horrible Adorables,valeri blossom, and Junker Jane! November 6th -November 29th The opening reception is on Friday, November 6th from 6 – 9 PM

at Stranger Factory Gallery 3411 Central Avenue NE Albuquerque, NM 87106 505-508-3049 http://www.circusposterus.com/blog/november-brings-in-shadows-to-stranger-factory-with-new-works-from-cassia-harries-aya-kakeda-horrible-adorables-valeri-blossom-and-junker-jane/

I will show large and small size paintings and some ceramic sculptures. Here are some of them, but there will be many many more! Sea_panel sun_panelladyunicorn