Katsuhiko Urade

  • Lacquerware
  • 1955 -
Katsuhiko Urade

Membership Full member, Japan Kogei Association
Executive Board Member of the Japan Kōgei Association Ishikawa Branch
Member of the Wajima Lacquerware Techniques Preservation Society
Lecturer at the Wajima Urushi Art Technical Training Center
Member of the Shikkokai
Member of the Japan Cultural Property Lacquer Association
  • 1955 Born in Wajima City, Ishikawa
  • 1973 Studied under makie artist Shoichiro Tasaki
  • 1979 Selected for the 26th Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition for the first time
  • 1982 Graduated from Wajima Urushi Art Technical Training Center, Makie Department
  • 1983 Selected for the Ishikawa Traditional Kōgei Exhibition for the first time (selected consecutively from this year onward)
  • 1989 Selected for the 7th Lacquerware Traditional Kōgei Exhibition for the first time (selected consecutively from this year onward)
  • 1993 Selected for the Contemporary Arts Exhibition, Ishikawa
    Trainee at the 1st Important Intangible Cultural Property "Hyōmon (metal sheet inlay)" Successors Training Course (by Living National Treasure Shogyo Oba)
  • 1994 Trainee at the 2nd Important Intangible Cultural Property "Hyōmon (metal sheet inlay)" Successors Training Course
  • 2000 Started restoration of the ceiling painting of Konpira Shrine, "Chery Blossom Patterned Makie on Wooden Base"
    Part-time Lecturer at Kanazawa Gakuin University
  • 2003 Evaluator at the Ishikawa Traditional Kōgei Exhibition (twice)
  • 2004 Retired from lecturer at Kanazawa Gakuin University
    Completed the restoration of ceiling painting of Konpira Shrine, "Chery Blossom Patterned Makie on Wooden Base"
    Becomes Member of the Wajima Lacquerware Techniques Preservation Society
  • 2005 Restored the mother-of-pearl inlay and makie of National Treasure "Box with Fusenryō Design in Mother-of-Pearl Inlay and Maki-e"
  • 2006 Submitted to the Japan Brand Exhibition at the Nippon Club, New York

  • 1978Received the Artists Association Award at the Wajima City Art Exhibition
  • 1982Received the Japan Urushi Association Award
    Received the Wajima City Benevolent Education Award
  • 1990Received the Incentive Award at the Ishikawa Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
  • 1998Received the Ishikawa Governor Award at the Ishikawa Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
  • 2004Received the Wajima Municipal Assembly President Award at the Wajima City Art Exhibition
    Received the Japan Kōgei Association Award at the Lacquerware Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
  • 2005Received the Wajima Kōgei Association Award at the Wajima City Art Exhibition

Price Range

$ 12,000 - 19,000

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27 artworks posted