Tetsuzo Hayashi

  • Wood and Bamboo
  • 1944 -
Tetsuzo Hayashi

Producing useful wooden vessels using woodwork techniques such as hollow work, wood joinery and wood turning.

Membership Full member, Japan Kogei Association
  • 1944 Born in Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo
  • 1959 Graduated from Tachikawa Daisan Junior High School, Tachikawa City, Tokyo
  • 1962 Graduated from Tokyo Metropolitan Kogei High School, Woodwork Course
    Joined Kamakurabori manufacturer Hakkodo Co., Ltd. and studied wood joinery and hollow work
  • 1964 Selected for the 11th Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition for the first time
  • 1969 Studied wood turning at Konishi Woodworking Studio in Shogawa Town, Toyama
  • 1971 Becomes Full Member of the Japan Kōgei Association
  • 1978 Starts his own business in woodworking
  • 1987 Assistant Professor at Takaoka National College, Industrial Craft Department
  • 1997 Professor at Takaoka National College, Industrial Design Departent
  • 2000 Evaluator at the 47th Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
    Took part in the "International Woodturning Symposium 2000" in Germany
  • 2003 Solo Exhibition "Tetsuzo Hayashi Vessel Exhibition" at the Tonami Art Museum
    Solo Exhibition "Tetsuzo Hayashi Vessel Exhibition" at Kitanippon Newspaper Tonami Branch Gallery
  • 2004 Professor Emeritus at Takaoka National College
    Evaluator at the 51st Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
    Establishes woodwork studio "Kigi Kobo"
  • 2005 Solo Exhibition "Tetsuzo Hayashi Vessel Exhibition" at Nihombashi Mitsukoshi Main Store Special Art Gallery
    Lecturer at woodwork class "Kirakuna Kai" at Kitanippon Newspaper Tonami Branch
  • 2007 Solo Exhibition "Tetsuzo Hayashi Vessel Exhibition" at Ishikawa International Salon (Kanazawa City)
    Solo Exhibition "Tetsuzo Hayashi Vessel Exhibition" at Gallery Sophora (Kyoto City)
  • 2008 Salon Kigi opening ceremonial exhibition "Tetsuzo Hayashi New Works Exhibition"
    Solo Exhibition "Tetsuzo Hayashi Vessel Exhibition" at Kitanippon Newspaper Tonami Branch Gallery
    Solo Exhibition "Tetsuzo Hayashi Vessel Exhibition with Friends" at Gallery Yu (Kunitachi City, Tokyo)
  • 2009 Solo Exhibition "100 Selections of Wooden Cups" at Salon Kigi

  • 1971Received the Japan Kōgei Association Award at the 10th Toyama Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
  • 1987Received the Tokyo Governor Award at the 34th Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
  • 2009Awarded at the Art Exhibition of Tonamino 2009 Craft Category held at Tonami Art Museum
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