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SHIMIZU, Ichiji

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Tanba Ware


Profile

He was born in Tanbatachikui, Hyogo prefecture and established his own kiln, “Hakuyo Kiln.”
His arts are accepted in exhibitions including Japan Traditional Art Craft exhibition.
He has been holding exhibitions in the whole country. His arts are unique with the delicate balance of colors and shapes. The deep colors are beyond words.
He is one of the remarkable artists and getting more known in recent years. Some say his art is the future of Tanba Ware.

Career

1961
Born in Tanbatachikui, Hyogo
1980
Graduation from Sanda Senior High School
1984
Graduation from faculty of Business Administration, Osaka University of Economics
Studied under OGAMI, Noboru in Tanbatachikui
1985
Studied under OGAMI Takumi & Toru, in Tanbatachikui
1988
Training in Seto Akatsu at Kasentoen and studied under MORI, Yasushi at Hozan Kiln, bizen
1989
Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition, Kinki (1991~1994, 2004~)
1990
"The Kobe Governor prize" in Hyogo Craft Exhibition
Selected for Issuikai Associaiton Exhibition
1993
Selected for The Tanabe Musuem of Art Tea Ceremony Formative Arts Exhibition (1994, 1995, 2003, 2004, 2007)
Selected for Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition
"The Kobe Governor prize" in Hyogo Craft Exhibition
"The Issuikai prize" in the 55th Issui Association Exhibition
1994
Selected for Tanko Biennale Tea Ceremony Art Exhibition
1995
Selected for Ceramics Biennale
"The Sagagoryu prize" in Ceramics of the flower in Daiku-ji temple
Selected for Japan Craft Exhibition
Europe Japan Week for the ceramics demonstration in Salzburg Austlia
1996
"The July prize" in the ceramics of the flower exhibition at Daikaku-ji temple
("The July prize" in 1997, 1998)
1999
The Japan Foundation Exhibitions Tour
Exhibited to Japanese Pottery - The Rising Generation from Traditional Japanese Kilns
2000
"The TOKI Oribe Silver prize" in Contemporary Tea Bowl Exhibition
Selected for Mashiko Ceramic Art Exhibition (2002, 2004, 2008)
2001
Selected for World Art Craft Competition in Kanazawa
Workshop in Warawara city in the Washington states, USA
2002
"The Excellent prize" in the ware of Bonsai exhibition in Takagi Bonsai Art Musuem
Selected for Ceramics Biennale, Vallauris, France
Selected for International Ceramics Festival Mino, Japan
2003
An area invitation exhibition at Asahi Contemporary Art Craft Exhibition
Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition (2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010,2011,2012,2013)
Selected for Chozasho Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition (2005, 2007, 2009)
2004
Established Hakuyo Kiln
2007
Exhibited to the Ceramics of Hyogo in the Museum of Ceramic Art, Hyogo
Selected for the 19th Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition (the First department, the tradition Sector A candidate for the prize)
Runner-up in the Hagi Taishou Grand Prix of Contemporary Ceramics
2008
"The Examination Commission Chairman prize" in Ceramic Foundation Exhibition
Honorable mention of the 70th Issui Association Ceramics Exhibition
2009
"The Ibaraki Ceramic Art Museum prize" in the 20th Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition
"The Superintendent of Education of Shiga prefectural Board of Education prize" in the 38th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition, Kinki
"The Japan Art Crafts Association prize" in the 37th Traditional Art Crafts Ceramics Department Exhibition
"The Issuikai prize" of the 71st Issuikai Association Exhibition
2010
Exhibited to Hyogo Ceramic Artists Exhibition (Harada's forese gallery an Annex of Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art)
Grand prix in the tradition department of Ceramic Foundation
"The Kinoshita Anniversary prize" in the 72nd Issuikai Association Exhibition
2011
gallery VOICE ART EXHIBITION "Form consisting of the soil - PartⅧ"
Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
Selected for Kobe Biennale 2011, Modern Ceramic Competition
Presented to the Ochamorishiki tea ceremony at Saidai-ji Temple (Nara City).
2012
Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
2013
Selected for Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition
Selected for TOBI, the Ceramic Art Society of Japan Exhibition
Selected for the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition
2014
The Excellent prize in the Hagi Taishou Grand Prix of Contemporary Ceramics Ⅲ
Selected for the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition, Kinki
"The Encouragement prize" in TOBI, the Ceramic Art Society of Japan Exhibition
Identity and Originality The Museum of Ceramic Art , Hyogo
Selected for the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition
Modern Ceramic Phenomenon Ibaraki Ceramic Art Museum
2015
Selected for the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition, Kinki
Selected for Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition
Selected for TOBI, the Ceramic Art Society of Japan Exhibition
Selected for the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition
2016
Selected for the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition, Kinki
Selected for TOBI, the Ceramic Art Society of Japan Exhibition
Selected for the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition
2017
Selected for Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition
Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition, Kinki
Selected for the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition

Public Collection

Hagi Uragami Museum
Japan Foundation
Kyoto Daikaku-ji temple
Takagi Bonsai Art Musuem
Ibakaki Ceramic Art Museum
The Museum of Ceramic Art, Hyogo
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Special Affiliations

Japan Kogei Association Regular Member
TOBI, the Ceramic Art Society of Japan Member
Hyogo Arts and Crafts Artists Association Director

Address

393 Kamitachikui, Konda-cho, Sasayama-shi, Hyogo 669-2135 Japan

This artist's ceramics