Our mission

Founded in 1972, Japanese Artists Association of New York (JAANY), a non-profit organization, with membership of approximately fifty artists in the metropolitan area, was established for the following reasons:

1. To assist Japanese artists living and working in New York.

2. To organize exhibitions of members works and related Japanese works.

3. To establish an information center for Japanese visual arts.

4. To help improve cultural relations, and exchange information between Japan and the United States.


Admins

President: Kunio Izuka

Vice President: Tokoha Matsuda

Treasurer: Keiko Koshimitsu

Director: Aiko Aoyagi

Director: Isaac Fujiki

Director: Mikako Fujiwara

Director: Ayakoh Furukawa

Director: Toshiko Nishikawa

Director: Chikako Simone

Director: YUKAKO

Director: Atsuko Yuma


Supporting Members

Yoshiko Ebihara

Katsumi Ferguson

Akihiko Hirao

Toshio Kiso

Jim Luce Foundation

George Mukai

Mami Okada

Ushio Shinohara

Space Womb Gallery

Nick Suemura

Hiroshi Sumiyama

Kikuko Tanaka

Yuko Ueda

Wells Fargo Bank