Hideki Araki

  • Ceramics
  • 1959 -
Hideki Araki

Producing artwork as a ceramic artist living in the modern world, while succeeding the tradition of "Naeshirogawa Ware", an old style of Satsuma Ware.

Membership Full member, Japan Kogei Association
Member of the Traditional Craftsman Association
Member of the Ceramic Art Society of Japan
Member of the Kagoshima Art Society
Chairman of the Naeshirogawa Ware Preservation Society
Vice-chairman of the Hioki City Art Society
Contemporary Master Craftsman designated by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Medal with Yellow Ribbon
  • Graduated from Nihon University, College of Art, Fine Arts Department Sculpture Course and Nihon University Graduate School of Art
  • 1982 Selected for the Shinseisaku Art Exhibition (Sculpture Division) (1984)
  • 1997 Selected for the Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition 5 times (1997 –)
  • 2008 Awarded by the Director-General of Kyushu Bureau of Economy Trade and Industry
  • 2011 Awarded as Excellent Technician of Kagoshima Prefecture by the Governor of Kagoshima
  • 2012 Received the Traditional Craft Industry Award
    Awarded by the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • 2013 Selected for the Ceramic Art Society of Japan Tobiten 6 times (2013 –)
  • 2020 Designated as Contemporary Master Craftsman by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
  • 2021 Received the Medal with Yellow Ribbon
  • 2022 Succeeded to the name "15th Generation Gyokumeizan”

  • 1989Received the Nagasaki Governor Award at the Nagasaki Ceramics Exhibition
    Received the NHK Saga Broadcasting Station Award at the Kyushu-Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition
    Received the Kagoshima Governor Award at the Kyushu New Kōgei Exhibition
  • 1993Received the Incentive Award twice, Members' Excellence Award twice and Members' Award at the Kagoshima Art Society Exhibition (1993 –)
    Invited to submit to the Kagoshima Ceramic Art Exhibition, received the Prefectural Assembly Chairman Award, Excellence Award and specially selected 12 times (1993 –)
    Received the Incentive Award twice and Excellent Work Award at the Minami-Nippon Art Exhibition
  • 2000Received the 35th Anniversary Asahi Shimbun Award at the West Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
  • 2001Received the Issuikai Award twice at the Issuikai Exhibition (Ceramics Division) (2001 –)
  • 2004Received the Association for the Promotion of Traditional Craft Industries Chairman Award at the Japan’s Traditional Craft Competition
  • 2007Awarded at the Traditional Craftsman Association Exhibition


Address 1571 Higashiichikichomiyama, Hioki, Kagoshima Map
Phone 099-274-2733
E-mail arakitoyo2@po5.synapse.ne.jp
url https://shop.arakitoyo.com/

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