Yasuko Konishi

  • Lacquerware
  • 1968 -
Yasuko Konishi

Thick shell raden (mother-of-pearl inlay)

Membership Associate member, Japan Kogei Association
Academy of Lacquer Research
  • 1968 Born in Nara City as the eldest daughter of KITAMURA Shosai
  • 1988 Graduated from the Kyoto Women’s Junior College, majoring in Japanese Language
  • 1992 Upon marriage started lacquerwork, the family business
  • 1993 Selected for the 22nd Japan Traditional Art Crafts Kinki Exhibition for the first time
  • 2002 Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition for the first time
  • 2004 Selected for the Exhibition of Japanese Traditional Urushi Works for the first time
  • 2006 Completed the Training Course in Repairing Cultural Assets held by the Agency for Cultural Affairs
  • 2009 Submitted to the “Pedigree of Raden – Living National Treasure Shosai Kitamura Exhibition” at Osaka Takashimaya
    Solo exhibition at Gallery Kinowa (Nara City)
  • 2012 LUX LAC Natural Lacquer in Mode, Exhibition in Beijing 2012 (QIAO GALLERY, Beijing)
  • 2013 Shigeru Kitamura and Yasuko Konishi Two-men Exhibition at Osaka Takashimaya Gallery NEXT
    Produced Obi accessories for Kawashima Selkon Textiles Co., Ltd

  • 2001Received the Kinki Branch Incentive Award at the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Kinki Exhibition. Her work was purchased by Matsushita Museum Garden Shinshin-an
  • 2011Received the Nara Board of Education Superintendent’s Award at the 40th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Kinki Exhibition

Price Range

$ 300 - 8,000

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