Kelly Inouye lives and works in San Francisco, California. Her work explores some of the more obscure aspects of popular culture.
Her paintings and drawings have been featured in group exhibitions nationwide at venues including Morgan Lehman Gallery in New York and in solo presentations at state and Interface Gallery in the Bay Area. She has completed public art projects with the San Francisco Arts Commission and the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. Kelly is a graduate of the San Francisco Art Institute (MFA 2008) and the University of California at San Diego in La Jolla (BA 1998). She is also the founder and director of Irving Street Projects, a studio residency and exhibition program in the Outer Sunset district of San Francisco.