- 1977 M.F.A, Florida State University,
Tallahassee, Florida, major professor Robert Fichter, visual arts (photography).
- 1975 B.A., Florida State University,
Tallahassee, Florida, visual arts (photography).
- 1985 Post College Certificate with
honors, Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario, Canada (computer graphics).
2. TEACHING EXPERIENCE
- 1982-present Full professor, Cleveland
State University, Cleveland, Ohio, photography and 2-D art.
3. CREATIVE RESEARCH (ART)
1. One Person Exhibitions, Curated.
- 1998 "From Lemon Creek to Manzanar, Shikata ga nai,"
curated by Beate Reifenscheidt, Ludwig Museum in Deutschherenhaus,
- 1998 "American
Concentration Camps," Whipple Art Center, Las Vegas, Nevada.
- 1997 "CityWorks," curated by Helen Leggitt
and David Perry, Bonfoey Gallery,Cleveland, Ohio.
- 1993 "Post Industrial Panoramic Landscapes," curated by Alison Nordstrom, Florida State University
Art Gallery, Tallahassee, Florida.
- 1993 "U.S. Concentration Camps," Japanese
American Citizens League Tri-District Conference exhibit, Dorothy Fuldheim
Room, Sheraton Hotel,Cleveland, Ohio.
- 1992 "EPA Superfund Sites," curated by Barbara
Tannenbaum and Wendy Kendall Hess, Akron Art Museum, Akron, Ohio.
2. Selected Group Exhibitions, Curated.
- 1997 "Landscape/ Land Use," curated by Roger
Rawley and Joan Lyons, Visual Studies Workshop Gallery,
traveling for three years, Rochester, N.Y.
- 1996 "Gender: Beyond Memory,"
curated by Michiko Kasahara, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography,
Tokyo, Japan. Catalogue book. 1996"Transition/Displacements," curated by Marjorie Tallalay and Jeffrey Grove,
Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio. Catalogue.
- 1996 "Grids,"
curated by Carol Eliel and Lynn Zelebanksky, L.A. County Art Museum, Los
- 1996 "Recent
Work by Fourteen Ohio Photographers," curated by Catherine
Evans, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio.
- 1995 "Assembled Works: Selected Photographs from the Permanent
Collection," curated by Tim B. Wride,
Los Angeles County Art Museum, Los Angeles, California.
- 1995 "War Works: Women, Photography, and the Art of War,"
11 women photographers curated by Anna Fox, show based on book,
War Works, by Val Williams, London, England. Victoria Albert Art Museum,
London, England. The Arts Council of Great Britain National Touring Exhibitions
department will be touring this exhibit from 1995-1997 in the United Kingdom
and Europe (book).
- 1995 "Fragile Landscape," curated by Derek
Johnson, Center for photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, New York. (catalogue)
- 1994 "Global Environment," curated by Diane
Barber, 20 artists dealing with issues of landscape and the environment,
Houston Foto Fest, Houston, Texas. (book)
- 1994 "A Sense of Place," an Ohio/Japan exchange
exhibit curated by Sarah J. Rogers, Director of Exhibitions at the Wexner
Center for the Arts, and Yuji Maeyama and Yukito Tanaka, curators at the
Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Urawashi, Japan, sponsored by the Ohio Arts
- 1994 "Old
Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art,"
curated by David Rubin, Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland,
Ohio. Traveling exhibit in America including Phoenix Art Museum. (catalogue)
- 1994 "Nervous
Landscapes," artists: John Divola, Masumi Hayashi, and Dean
Chamberlin, curated by Alison Nordstrom, South West Museum of Photography,
Daytona Beach, Florida. (catalogue)
B. GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIP AWARDS
- 1997 "Research Fellowship," Civil Liberties
Public Education Fund, W.D.C., project grant on the Japanese American and
Japanese Canadian internment camps.
- 1997 "EFFRD grant," Cleveland State University faculty
research grant, Cleveland, Ohio. Project grant.
- 1994 "Cleveland
Visual Arts Award," Cleveland City Women's Club, Cleveland,
Ohio, one artist in the city of Cleveland is selected each year for this
award by a panel of art professionals.
- 1996 "Artist
Fellowship in Photography," Ohio Arts Council, Columbus, Ohio.
July 1996-June 1997.
- 1995 "Artist Project Grant," Ohio Arts Council,
Columbus, Ohio. (July 1, 1995 to June 30, 1996).
C. PUBLISHED REVIEWS OF ARTIST'S WORKS
1. In Books
- 1997 Lippard, Lucy. The Lure of the Local, New
- 1996 Hinson,
Tom. Legacy of Light: Photographs from the Collection of the Cleveland
Museum of Art, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio.
- 1995 Lippard,
Lucy. "Undertone: Nine Unacculturated Women Photographers." Framings:
New Women Feminist Photographers. Ed. Diane Neumayer. Philadelphia,
Pennsylvania: Temple University Press, 1995.
- 1994 Williams, Val., "Women, Photography and the Iconography
of War.",War Works, London, England: Virago Press Ltd.,
pp. 61-64, 1994.
2. In Professional Journals
- 1997 The Public Art Review, Democracy,
(cover) a journal dedicated to public art, editor Debra Karasov, Minneapolis,
Mn., (issue no. 17: Democracy).
- 1997 "Single Frames, photographer Masumi Hayashi",
DoubleTake Magazine, Fall 1997, a quarterly journal featuring
photography, poetry and prose,the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke
University, Durham, N.C.
- 1995 "American Concentration Camps." See, A
Journal of Visual Culture, Ed. David Reed, San Francisco, California,
(Winter 1995), pp. 33-35, 64. Johnson, Dereck.
- 1995 "Landscape
for a New Millennium." The Photography Quarterly, The Gift of
Choice, Woodstock, New York, (Spring 1995), p. 19.
3. In Magazine/Newspapers
- 1997 Nishimasa,
Jessie. "Masumi Hayashi." The Nikkei Voice, a national
forum for Japanese Canadians, Toronto, Canada. October , 1997.
- 1997 Litt, Stephen. ""Panoramic Presentation."
The Plain Dealer, Cleveland, Ohio, November 23, 1997.
- 1996 Creighton, Millie. "Profile: Masumi Hayashi-American
Artist." The Bulletin, a journal for and about the Nikei community,
Vancouver, B.C., Canada, September, 1996, pp. 18-20.
- 1995 Dowie,
Mark. "The Fourth Wave." Mother Jones Magazine,
San Francisco, California, April, 1995, pp. 34-35. Hagan, Jeff.
- 1995 "The Artist Outside." Cleveland Magazine,
Cleveland, Ohio, July, 1995, pp. 19-22.
- 1995 "Kensington Gore." The New Statesman &
Society, London, England, 13 January 1995.
- 1994 Karrfalt, Wayne. "Ohio Art Show Speaks in Tongues
About Nowhere in Particular." The Japan Times, Tokyo,
Japan, 17 December 1994, ArtSection.
- 1993 Solnit,
Rebecca, "The West Revisited." Creative Camera Magazine,
London, England, December/January 1993, No. CC319.
D. LECTURES, PANELS, WORKSHOPS.
- 1997 Panel,
"The Landscape in Question," Transforming the Mirror, Women in
Photography Conference, Simmons Institute for Leadership and Change, Boston,
- 1996 Panel, "Gender, Beyond Memory," lecture and
panel, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan. (simultaneous
- 1995 Symposium panel, "Warworks: Women, Photography, and
the Art of War," Artist Lecture and Panel Member, Royal College of
Art, London, England. (February)
- 1993 Panel
Member, "Can You Tell a Sansei from Her Photographs," Society
for Photographic Educators, Seattle, Washington, national conference. (March)
2. Artist Lectures
- 1996 ARTIST
LECTURE, "Building a Collective Memorary," Cleveland Center for
Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio. (December)
- 1996 ARTIST
LECTURE, "The Japanese American Experience: Concentration Camps, Photo
Reconstructions," Supersession lecturer, Art Ed Scape, Ohio Art Education
Association regional conference, Cleveland, Ohio.(November)
- 1995 VISITING ARTIST LECTURE, "Photo Collage," Los
Angeles County Art Museum, Los Angeles, California. (December).
1. Public Collections
Los Angeles County Art Museum, Los Angeles, California.
Victoria and Albert Art Museum, London, England.
Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo,
George Eastman House, Rochester, New York.
St. Petersburg Fine Arts Museum, St. Petersburg,
Loyola Marymount College, Los Angeles, California.
Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario, Canada.
Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio.
Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio.
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio.
Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, North Carolina.
Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach,
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio.
Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles,
2. Corporate Collections
Jones Day Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio.
British Petroleum of America, Cleveland, Ohio.
Progressive Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio.
Cleveland Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio.
U.S. Trust of N. Y., New York, New York.
Latham & Watkins Corporation, Los Angeles,
Fidelity Investments, Cincinnati and Cleveland,
Fidelity Investments, Boston, Massachusetts.
Fidelity Investments, Los Angeles, California.
Aaron Spelling Entertainment Company, Los Angeles,
Southern California Gas Company, Los Angeles,
Key Corporation, Portland, Oregon.
Oracle Corporation, Silicon Valley, California.
Bank of Montreal, Los Angeles, California.
Creative Casting Association, Los Angeles, California.
Thomas, Hine, and Flory, Cleveland, Ohio.
Toulose and Belloitte, PPG Building, Pittsburgh,
Moen Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio.
3. Commissioned Corporate Collections
Scripts Howard Corporation, Cincinnati, Ohio (1989).
CitiCorp, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1989).
McCann Erickson, New York, New York (1988).
Metro General Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio (1991).
University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio (1992).
The Plain Dealer, Cleveland, Ohio (1994).
Jacobs Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio (1994).
4. Private Collections
Stephen White, Los Angeles, California
Michael Greigzer, Beverly Hills, California.
Ron Myer, Los Angeles, California.
Peter Galvin, Cleveland, Ohio.
Greg Klima, Cleveland, Ohio.
Jonathan Buchter, Cleveland, Ohio.
Aaron Spelling, Los Angeles, California.
Jan De Bont, Los Angeles, California.
Stephan Landsman, Chicago, Illinois.
Steven Miller, Cleveland, Ohio.
Ronald A. Pizzuti, Columbus, Ohio.
John and Cathe Kolbacker, Columbus, Ohio.
Russ, Leland, Los Angeles, California.
Geoffrey Gund, New York, New York.