EDUCATION

 

1982-1984   Water color at The Setsu Mode Seminar, Tokyo

1984-1991    The figure sculpture at New York Academy of Art, New York

1991-1998    The graphic art at The Art Students League of New York, New York

 

Awards

 

2011         The EC Lyons Material Award, SAGA 78th Member’s Exhibition, Prince street Gallery, NYC

 

2008         Honorable mention, footprint 1st Biennial International Print Competition and Exhibition 2008,

                                                                                    Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT

2006         Irein Rosenhouse Award of 2006,  73rd Natuional Membership Exhibition, Selby Gallery, FL

                                                                                    Society of American Graphic Artists

2006         Lina l. and Steve Owens Purchase Award, 2006  Delta National Small Print Exhibition,

                                                                                     Arkansas State University , AR                            

2004          Purchase Award, 18th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition,

                                                                                      University of Wisconsin-Parkside, WI

2004          Award, Small works 2004, The Maryland Federation of Art, MD

2001          The Best of Show Award, 22th Annual Mini works on Paper Exhibition,

                                                                                       Jackson State University, AL

2001         Printing Award, Small Impressions, Printmaking Council of NJ, NJ

2000          Red Dot Award 2000, The Art Students League of New York , NY

1999         James R. and Anne S. Marsh Memorial Purchase Prize, Hunterdon Museum of Art, NJ

  

Selected collections

  

NYU Langone Medical Center

The New York Public Library - Humanities & Social Science Liblary, NY

Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton , NJ

University of Wisconsin-parkside

Arkansas State University

Guanlan Museum, Shenzhen, China

The Arts Students League of New York, NY

Albany Printer’s Association, Albany , NY

Rokkatei Confectionary Co. Ltd, Hokkaido , Japan

Tokachi Mainichi News Paper Inc., Hokkaido , Japan

Papel corporation, Hokkaido, Japan

Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Solo Exhibition

 

2017           Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo - Deep in the Puddle

2015           FLOWMOTION Cafe Gallery, Obihiro - Rica Bando Exhibition Small works

2015          Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo - The still of Water

2012          Takasdhimaya Gallery Shinjuku Branch, Tokyo - Rica Bando exhibition

2012           Takashimaya Gallery Tokyo Branch, Tokyo - Rica Bando Exhibition,

2010           Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo - Uchikura Hitomi / Bando Rica Exhibition

2010           Kohbundo Gallery, Obihiro Japan - Two women Exhibition

2009           Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo, Japan - Rica Bando Exhibition - Shadows of color

2007           Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo, Japan - Rica Bando Exhibition -  Light Petals

2006           Rica Bando Solo Exhibition - Khoubundo Gallery, Obihiro, Japan

2005           Isezakimall Koichi, Yokohama, Japan - Rica Bando Solo Exhibition

2004           Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo, Japan - Rica Bando Solo Exhibition - Jacob's ladder

 

 

2003           Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo, Japan- Rica Bando Solo Exhibition

2002           Noble Horizons, Falls Village, CT. - Rica Bando Solo Exhibition

2000           Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo, Japan - Streams of New York Vol.I

                   Koubundo Gallery, Obihiro, Japan - Bando Rica Solo Exhibition

                   Wave Hill House Gallery, Bronx, NY - Beyond the Window

 

 

 

Group Exhibition

 

2018         SUArt Gallery Syracuse University , Syracuse - SAGA 84th Members Print Exhibition 

          

2017         The Old Print Shop Gallery, NYC - SAGA 83rd Member’s Exhibition

 

2015         Phyllis Harriman Mason Gallery, NYC - SAGA Centennial Celebration & National Exhibition

 

2014         Kentler International Drawing center, NY - Small & Large

2013         Delind Gallery , Ohio - SAGA 80th Member’s Exhibition

2012        Teo Ganz Studio, Beacon NY - Prints without Pixls

2011         Prince street Gallery - SAGA 78th Member’s exhibition

2010         Fyre Gallery, Braidwood,  Australia - Bridge : SAGA Goes Down Under  

2009         Lore Degenstein Gallery, Susquehanna University, PA - New Century Member SAGA

 

2008         Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT -

                                FootPrint 1st Biennial International Print Competition and Exhibition 2008

 

                 Ormond Memorial Art Museum ,Ormond Beach, FL -75th Members Exhibition SAGA

 

2007           Kentler International Drawing Center, NY - Observing the Edge

                   Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo - International Arts / nine Artiste, at SHIBATA ETSUKO gallery

                   The Old Print Shop inc., NY - 74th Menbers Exhibition SAGA

                   Shibata Etsuko Gallery, Tokyo - 10th Anniversary show

 

2006           Hollar Society Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic - SAGA Exhibition in Prague

                   Dadian Gallery, Washington D.C. - Seeing God a Visual Exploration of the Spiritual

 

 

2006            Bradbury Gallery, AR - 2006  Delta National Small Print Exhibition

                    Selby Gallery, Ringling School of Srt & Design, FL-   73rd National Membership Exhibition SAGA,

 

2005           Matzo file, New York City, NY - Bite Sized : a dozen treats from the Matzo files  

                   OVIDIU PETCA, Cluj-Napoca,Romania - 5th International Mini-Print Biennial Cluj 2005

                   Olezh Gallery, Liviv,Ukraine - Fine Art first International Exhibition

                   Original Print Gallery, Dublin, Ireland - Summer Exhibition

 

2004           Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery, NJ City University, NJ - Contemporary Japanese Prints Exhibition

                   Gallery of the Graphic Arts (GOGA), NY - Japanese Printmaking Exhibition

                   Bradbury Gallery, AR - 2004 Delta National Small Print Exhibition

                   Washington Printmakers Gallery, Washington, DC - National small works show 2004

                   Lati Art Museum, Finland - FIFTH INTERNATIONAL MINIPRINT FINLAND TRIENNIAL 2004

                   Art Dept' University of  Wisconsin, WI - 18th Park Side National small print Exhibition

                   Schoharie County Arts Council, NY - 22nd Annual National Small Exhibition

                   The Maryland Federation of Art, MD - Small works 2004

 

2003           Art Dept' University of  Wisconsin, WI - 17th Park Side National small print Exhibition

                   

                   Taller Galeria Fort & ADOGI, Barcelona, SPAIN - Mini Print international 23 CADAQUES

                   Jacksonville State University Dep’t of Art, AL - Mini-Works on Paper Exhibition

                   Washington Printmakers Gallery, Washington, DC - National small works show 2003

                   Silvarmain Guild Galleries, New Canaan, CT - 24th National Print Exhibition 2003

 

2002           Etsuko Shibata gallery, Tokyo, Japan - 5th anniversary show

                   Photo Gallery Shimoda, Akita, Japan - Tanabata show

                   Printing Council of New Jersey, NJ - Six Award Winners from Small Impressions

 

                   UBS Pain Webber Art Galleries, NYC - A century on Paper : Prints by Art Students League Artists

2001           Core New Art Space, CO - National works on paper Exhibition

                   Lati Art Museum, Finland - MINI PRINT FINLAND 2001

 


2001           Jacksonville State University Dep’t of Art,  AL - Mini-Works on Paper Exhibition
                                          

                   Printmaking Council of New Jersey, NJ - Small Impressions

                   Hunterdon Museum of Art, NJ - National Juried Print Exhibition

 

2000           The Art Students League Gallery, NY - 2000 Exhibition awarded Red Dot Show
                  

                   Mercy Gallery, Westchester, NY - Winter Tale

 

1999           Hunterdon Museum of Art, NJ - National Print Exhibition

1998           Silvarmain Guild Art Center, CT. - 22nd National Print Biennial


1994           The Haggin Museum, CA - Stockton National Exhibition

                   Hera Gallery, RI - Contemporary Print

                   Springfield Art Association, MA - 75th National Exhibition

                   Gallery ‘76, WA -11th National Juried Exhibition

                   Dutchess Country Art Association, NY - Print Work ‘94



  1993         Pine Gallery, PA - National Print Show