Represented by .M Contemporary, Sydney

upcoming exhibition : 21st August 2018 at .M Contemporary

Moritaka Toko Suzuki is an artist trained in a classical academic art atelier in Italy. His early inspiration came from his grandfather who was an accomplished painter. He joined the Angel Academy of Art, Florence, where he studied under M. John Angel and Jered Woznicki. He is now based in Sydney and is using the techniques that he has acquired throughout the years of training, combining them with his own personal taste and aesthetics.

Born in New York, 1992. He has been finalists in many art prizes. He won both the Emerging Artist Prize and the Viewers’ Choice Prize in the 2016 Mosman Art Prize.

Education

2011 College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales
2016 Art atelier, Italy.

Awards

2017 Finalist: Blacktown City Art Prize
2017 Finalist: KAAF Art Prize
2017 Highly Commended: Georges River Art Prize
2017 Finalist: Mosman Art Prize
2017 Finalist: The Shirl - National Youth Portrait Prize
2017 Finalist: Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Awards
2017 Finalist: Waverley Art Prize
2017 Top 100: Artist Excellence Art Competition - Southwest Art Magazine
2016 Winner: Emergin Artists Prize, Mosman Art Prize
2016 Winner: Art Society Viewers' Choce Prize, Mosman Art Prize
2016 Winner: 2nd place in Art Renewal Center (ARC) Scholarship Competition
2016 Finalist: 12th Annual Art Renewal Center (ARC) Salon
2016 In-house Scholarship, Angel Academy of Art
2016 Special Merit Category, Figurative Art Exhibition Light Space & Time
2016 FAV 15, Bold Brush Cinoetition July




Exhibition

2018 .M Contemporary, "At The End of The World"
2017 Blacktown City Art Prize, Finalist Exhibition
2017 KAAF Art Prize, Finalist Exhibition
2017 Georges River Art Prize, Finalist Exhibition
2017 The Shirl, Finalist Exhibition
2017 Mosman Art Prize, Finalist Exhibition
2017 Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Awards, Finalist Exhibition
2017 Waverley Art Prize, Finalist Exhibition
2017 Angel Academy of Art Student Exhibition
2016 Gallery Klei, Still Life Exhibition
2016 Mosman Art Prize, Finalists Exhibition