Tomio Hamawatari

  • Ceramics
  • 1954 -
Tomio Hamawatari

After shaping on the potter's wheel, I form the opening of the vessel with my hands and draw geometric patterns and patterns of flowers and plants using an air brush before firing.

Membership Full member, Japan Kogei Association
Executive Director of the Chiba Prefecture Art Society
Member of Touyoukai
Member of the Ceramic Art Society of Japan
  • 1954 Born in Iwate Prefecture, Hachimantai National Park, Matsuo Village
  • 1989 Builds a kiln in Narashino CIty, Chiba Prefecture
  • 1992 Selected for the East Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
  • 1995 Selected for the Choza Award Tokoname Ceramic Exhibition
  • 1996 Selected for the Asahi Ceramic Art Exhibition
  • 1997 Selected for the Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition ('13 '14 '15 '16 '17)
  • 2002 Selected for the Mashiko Ceramics Competition
    Solo Exhibition at Chiba Mitsukoshi
  • 2005 Studies under Norio KAMIYA
  • 2013 Selected for the Tobiten
  • 2015 Selected for the Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition ('17)
  • 2017 Selected for the Exhibition of Contemporary Ceramics for the Tea Ceremony
    Selected for the Kikuchi Biennale

  • 1992Received the New Artist Award at the Zentoten Ceramic Art Exhibition
  • 1995Received the Chairman Award at the Narashino City Art Exhibition
  • 1997Received the Cultural Promotion Foundation Chairman Award at the Chiba Prefectural Exhibition
    Received the Incentive Award at the Northern Confectionery Vessel Exhibition
  • 2004Received the Otaki Village Superintendent of Education Award
  • 2008Received the Sponsor Award at the Meshiwan Grand Prix Exhibition
  • 2009Received the Iwate Governor Award at the Kahoku Kōgei Exhibition
    Received the Touyoukai Award at the Traditional Kōgei Touyoukai Exhibition
  • 2015Received the Excellence Award (Takashimaya Award) at the Tobiten
    Received the Grand Award at the Meshiwan Grand Prix Exhibition

Price Range

$ 300 - 2,000

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13 artworks posted