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Our Forest

Our Forest

Motoko joins other Sunshine Coast artists in an exhibit at the Gibsons Public Art Gallery (GPAG) from August 21 to September 15. The exhibit will feature the original works that translate the deep and mysterious influence of nature's power into visible art, expressing the voice... read more

Gallery Open for 2014 Season

Gallery Open for 2014 Season

Motoko's Fine Art and Gallery is now open for the 2014 Season. Motoko invites you to view her work and to enjoy the ambiance of her gallery. Please call 604.883.9472 (mobile: 604.989.6686) or email info@motoko.ca for an appointment at your convenience. In July and August, the... read more

Motoko's Encaustic Paintings

Motoko's Encaustic Paintings

Motoko introduced a new body of work utilizing the ancient art form of encaustic painting (using a combination of beeswax and damar resin). “Fluidity, translucence, warmth, and luminosity are qualities I find interesting in this form," Motoko explains. "It is wonderfully versatile to work and... read more

Exhibit of New Collection

Exhibit of New Collection

Motoko's New Collection was exhibited from July 15th to 29th at her galley in Garden Bay, BC (click here for directions).  The Opening Reception was held on Sunday, July 15th from 2:00 to 5:00 pm.... read more

Help the Animals

Help the Animals

Naoto Matsumura and Tomioka's Animals Organized by Nanci Caron Following my work with the For Japan committee, I became aware of this story about the animals left behind in Fukushima, Japan. I am supporting Naoato Matsumara and Tomioka's animals and hope you will too. Please click... read more

For Japan - Dinner & Auction Fundraiser

For Japan - Dinner & Auction Fundraiser

As you know, Japan was recently struck by a terrible earthquake and tsunami . I was born and raised in Japan and the rest of my family still resides there. This disaster has been devastating to me personally, and to all of my family and... read more

Motoko and Rex on Global TV News

Motoko and Rex on Global TV News

Global TV news on February 14, 2011 featured a special clip on Motoko & Rex as part of Global TV's Valentine's Day program.... read more