YOSHINO Takamasa

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present-2008 Trustee of Japan Cultural Assets Urushi Association
Member of Modern Crafting Art Incorporated Association
2011-2008 Assistant, Tokyo University of Art Educational Research of Basic Crafts
2008 Ph.D., Tokyo University of the Arts
2005 M.F.A., Tokyo University of the Arts
2003 B.F.A., Tokyo University of the Arts

Solo Exhibitions

2017 Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi, Tokyo ('14,‘11)
2015 TOBI Art Fair, Tokyo
2012 Galerie Pousse, Tokyo (also in ‘08 '05, '04)

Group Exhibitions

2018 57th Contemporary Craft Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum
Current Situation of Lacquer, Ginza Wako, Tokyo
2017 Hard Bodies: Contemporary Japanese Lacquer Sculpture, Minneapolis Institute of Art, U.S.A.
Pndora’s Box Was Opened, Tokyo University of the Arts
2015 Dialogue with Materials: Contemporary Japanese Arts an Crafts, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey
2016 Japanese Heart and Texhniques, Craft x Story, Sinjuku Isetan, Tokyo
Pont des Arts, Gallery Daisen, Osaka (’15)
2015 Dialogue with Materials: Contemporary Japanese Arts an Crafts, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey
2014 Dialogue with Materials: Contemporary Japanese Arts an Crafts, Ahmed Adnen Saygun Sanat Merkezi, Izmir, Turkey
2012 Delightful Christmas with Arts, Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi, Tokyo
125th Anniv. Event - Urushi Art History and the Future, Tokyo National University of Arts
Art Wave Exhibition vol.8, Recto Verso Gallery, Tokyo
11th Pont de Arts, Gallery Daisen, Osaka
51th Japan Contemporary Arts and Crafts Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum
2011 Flawless, Cavin Morris Gallery, New York, NY
51th Japan Contemporary Arts and Crafts Exhibition, 21st Century Museum, Kanazawa
Urushi Summit 2011, Academy Common, Meiji University, Tokyo
2010 Forms by URUSHI, Tokyo National University or Arts
9th Pont de Arts, Gallery Daisen, Osaka
10th Oita-Asia Sculpture Exhibition
25th Japan Cultural Assets Urushi Association, Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi, Tokyo
2009 SOFA New York
Contemporary Japanese Lacquer, KEIKO Gallery, MA
Forms by URUSHI, Tokyo National University or Arts
2008 Shape of Lacquer, Geidai Art Plaza, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo
Noel Brillant—A Gift for Christmas, Nihonbashi-Mitsukoshi, Tokyo
The Doctoral Program Final Exhibition, the University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo
2007 KEREN—colors be, The University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo
2006 C-DEPOT natural, Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse, Yokohama
C-DEPOT tableau, Gallery Konrin, Tokyo
2005 International Lacquer Art Exhibition and Music Festival, Taiwan
Invited Piece—International Exchange Exhibition at Daegu University, Daegu, South Korea
Japan Contemporary Arts and Crafts Exhibition, Tokyo
2004 Objet d' Art Exhibition 11 (also in '04)
For the Desk Space or Books, Niki Gallery Satsu, Tokyo
2003 Performance Feeling of Caged Animals (and Workshop: Toride Art Project 2003)
Steps Room on Hakusan Shopping Street, Ibaraki
Materials and Modeling, Contemporary Art NIKI, Tokyo
Respective Lacquer Artworks, Galerie Pousse, Tokyo
2002 From Now…, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo
2018 Contemporary Kogei Award, Japan Contemporary Arts and Crafts Exhibition
2011 New Artist Award, 50th Anniversary-Japan Modern Arts and Crafts Exhibition
2008 Nomura Award, the Nomura Cultural Foundation, Tokyo (Final Project of Ph.D.)
2005 Prize, Japan Contemporary Arts and Crafts Exhibition, Tokyo
Japan URUSHI Arts and Crafts Scholarship Award
Japan URUSHI Arts and Crafts Association, Tokyo (Final Project of M.F.A.)
2003 Mori Award, Mori no Kai, Tokyo (Final Project of B.F.A.)
  • The University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo
  • The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, MN
  • Toko Temple, Saitama
  • Fairmont Hotel, Jakarta
  • Art Collector, August 2010, September 2010, May 2012
  • The Window of Art, June 2013
  • KEIDANREN Monthly, May 2013