KANESHIGE Kosuke | Bizen Sculpture "From the Sea"

KANESHIGE Kosuke金重晃介(1943- )
From the Sea, 2004
H16” x W18” x D14”, H40.6 x W45.7 x D35.5”

Selected Public Collections:

Tokyo National Museum of Modern Art, Suntory Museum, Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art

Ihara Municipal Museum of Art, Niimi Museum



1943     Born in Inbe, Bizen-city as a third son of KANESHIGE Toyo(1896-1967, Living National Treasure)

1968     Graduated from Tokyo Fine Art University

1970     Completed MFA program, Tokyo Fine Art University

1977     Return to Bizen after a lecture position at Tokai University

1982     Built own kiln in Bizen-city

1987     Award in Asahi Ceramic Exhibition

1994     Japan Ceramic Association Award

2005     Solo exhibition at Dai Ichi Arts, New York, U.S.A.

2006     “Contemporary Clay: Japanese Ceramics for the New Century”

            Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Japan Society, New York, U.S.A.

2007     Fired with passion: Contemporary Ceramics of Japan, Towson University Asian Arts Gallery,

              Center for the Arts, Maryland.

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