Lars Shimabukuro

LarsShimabukuro Lars Shimabukuro

Lars Shimabukuro (b. Honolulu, Hawai’i) is a mixed and trans artist whose work expands ideas of homelands, family, and memory to include the queer landscapes that raised them. They earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Studio Art from Yale University in 2013, an Associate Degree from Haywood Community College (NC) focusing on weaving in 2019, and then completed the Core Fellowship program at the Penland School of Craft from 2020-2023. Lars has shown nationally and internationally, and teaches weaving at craft schools. He is currently based in Philadelphia, PA, on unceded Lenape land.

Workshops

All About Doubleweave

This workshop will introduce you to doubleweave, or weaving two layers of cloth on the loom at the same time. You will begin by designing and winding the warp. We […]

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