Ceramic artist (Japan)

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1977 Born in Japan
2001 Diploma, The Tajimi City Ceramic and Design Center
2011 Received a Fellowship of Japanese Government Overseas study program for artist by the Agency of Japan Cultural Affairs. (Boston,USA)
Currently living in Toki, Japan

Group Exhibitions



2017

“Gendai no Cyatou  -Rikyu ni misetai!-”Ibaraki Ceramic Art Museum,Ibaraki

2016

“MADE IN JAPAN ”Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche in Faenza,Italy

“Revalue Nippon Project: Hidetoshi Nakata’s Favorite Japanese KOGEI ”Shiodome Museum,Tokyo

2015

“Dialogue with Materials”Ahmed Adnan Saygun Sanat Merkezi,Anadolu University,Turkey
"The Kikuchi Kanjitsu Prize Contenporary Japanese Crafts", Musee Tomo, Tokyo

2014

"Tougei-Gendaigenshou", Ibaraki Ceramic Art Museum, Ibaraki

2013

"Master Teabowls of Our Days", Musee Tomo, Tokyo
Cheongju International Craft Biennale ,Korea

2012

“International contemporary ceramics exhibition, 3rd edition”Galateea Gallery,Romania

2011

Tokai present-day ceramics considered new generation exhibition,Aichi Prefectural Ceramic Museum ,Aichi
The white time,Mashiko Museum of Ceramic Art / Ceramic Art Messe Mashiko,Tochigi
Art Fair Tokyo,Tokyo
Cotemporary Kogei Art Fair,Tokyo
REVALUE NIPPON PROJECT,Ibaraki Ceramic Art Museum,Ibaraki

2010

About the Tea Ceremony - A Viewpoint on Contemporary Kogei, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
The International Triennale of KOGEI in Kanazawa, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art,Kanazawa

2009

SOFA New York (USA)

2008

SOFA Chicago (USA)
Taiwan Ceramics Biennale, Taiwan ('04)
International Ceramic Festival 08, Gifu ('05, '02)

2007

Kikuchi Biennale, Tokyo ('09/'11)

2006

Sidney Myer Fund International Ceramic Competition, Australia

2005

Premio Faenza 55th Edition, Italy ('07)
City of Carouge Prize, Switzerland
World Ceramic Biennale 2005, South Korea('07)

2004

Mino Ceramics Now, Museum of Modern Ceramics Art, Gifu
Cool & Light New Spirit in Craft Making, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

2003

40th Asahi Ceramic Art Exhibition, Aichi

2002

International Craft Competition Itami, Osaka

Awards



2014

Award for the New Artist,MOA Mokichi Okada Award, Tokyo

2009

Incentive Award, Kikuchi Biennale, Tokyo

2008

Grand Prize, Paramita Museum Ceramic Competition
Judge's Special Award, International Ceramic Festival 08, Gifu

2005

Award for the New Artist, “Premio Faenza” 54th Edition, Italy

Workshop&Lecture,others



2016

“TAJIMI ishoken gallery" Public special lecture(Gifu,Japan)

2012

“Ceramics Program,Office for the Art at Harvard"
    Spring 2012 Course[Luminescent] Instructor 
    Visiting Artist Workshop with Akio Niisato(Boston,MA  USA) 

2011

“Ceramics Program,Office for the Art at Harvard"
    Artist in Residence/
        Fellowship of Japanese Government Overseas study program
        for artist by the Agency of Japan Cultural Affairs,
        Japan'11.9-'12.7 (Boston,MA  USA) 

2009

“Ceramics Program,Office for the Art at Harvard "
        Workshop&Lecture (Boston,MA  USA) 
“Leach Pottery" Workshop (St Ives,UK)
“Museo Carlo Zauli" Artist-in-residence・workshop (Faenza,ITALIA)

2008

Lecture at Japan Society of Oriental Ceramic Studies,Tokyo / The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

Solo exhibition



KEIKO Gallery,Boston, MA USA
Keiko Art International,Japan
Akamanma, Gunma
Tousai, Tokyo
Gallery Doujima, Osaka
Tenmaya, Hiroshima
Kanazawa Bijutu, Ibaraki
Oukashorin, Nagano
Gallery Syunyo, Gifu
Savoir Vivre, Tokyo
Gallery Kurimoto, Niigata
Kukansya Sirako, Tokyo
Koubou Ikuko. Okayama
Gallery Kouketsu, Gifu
Gallery Suki, Aichi
Kakiden Gallery,Tokyo
Mitsukoshi main store, Tokyo
Gallery Megurotougeikan, Mie
Gion Konishi, Kyoto
Izumigyokusoudou, Osaka
Gendai Tougei Kandori, Tokyo
Tenmaya Hirosima Hacyobori,Hirosima
8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo
ROKU, Tokyo
Oriental Design Gallery,Hiroshima
space OHARA,Tajimi