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Kaoru Sakurai

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Kaoru Sakurai

Areas of Expertise

Fine Arts (Painting & 2D Media)

Teaching Interests

Sakurai currently teaches undergraduate art courses on 2 dimensional media, concentration on drawing & painting. He also teaches a major capstone course Art Seminar.


Sakurai's research surrounds topics on "identity" in contemporary culture, his art projects has been exhibited in both Japan and United States. In addition to his artist career, he has also served as a professional exhibition engineer and translator for internationally acclaimed artists and museum exhibitions in Japan.
Position Title: 
Assistant Professor
MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art