Kanani Miyamoto is a passionate printmaker. Her training in printmaking is rooted in tradition, but Miyamoto pushes the standards of printmaking in the form of large scale mixed media original prints, and installation. Her work has shown in Hawai`i, Georgia, Washington, Idaho, and Oregon. Kanani Miyamoto is originally from Honolulu, Hawai`i and now lives and works in Portland Oregon.
Kanani Miyamoto holds an MFA in Print Media from Pacific Northwest College of Art. She is an adjunct instructor at Portland Community College, and Pacific University. Miyamoto also works with RACC’s Young Audiences and Right Brain Initiative as a teaching artist. She teaches drawing, 2d design foundations and printmaking.