MIKA TAJIMA (b. 1975) lives and works in New York. She was educated at Columbia University (MFA) and Bryn Mawr College (BA). Selected solo shows include Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey (2018); AFTER LIFE at Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT (2017); SculptureCenter, Long Island City, NY (2016); Human Synth at Taro Nasu, Tokyo (2015), Total Body Conditioning at Art in General, NY (2014), Negative Entropy at 11R, NY (2014), and The Double at The Kitchen, NY (2008). She has exhibited widely in the US and internationally, including exhibitions at Centre Pompidou, Paris; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA; South London Gallery; Whitney Museum of American Art; Mori Art Museum, Tokyo; CCS Bard Galleries and the Hessel Museum of Art; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts; The Seattle Art Museum, WA; Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm; and Sculpture Center, NY. Tajima is in the permanent collections of the Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.; Whitney Museum of American Art, NY; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA; and Dallas Museum of Art, TX; among others.