Summer Art - Features
Kuraoka was born in Lihue and is a graduate of San José State University. He's a distinguished professor of art at the San Francisco State University and maintains studios in both San Fransisco and Kaua'i. His work is currently featured all over the world, spanning from Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum to the White House Art Collection in Washington, D.C. He's also a recipient of the Hawai'i Living Treasure accolade.