Ichiji Shimizu

  • Ceramics
  • 1961 -
Ichiji Shimizu

Membership Full member, Japan Kogei Association
Manager of The Ceramic Art Society of Japan
Director of Hyogo Prefecture Craft Art Artist Association
  • 1961 Born in Tamba Tachikui, Hyogo Prefecture
  • 1984 Studied in Tamba, Seto and Bizen(~’88)
  • 1993 Selected for the Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition (selected in 2007, '11, '13, '15, '17 and '19)
  • 1999 Submitted to Overseas Travelling Exhibition sponsored by the Japan Foundation
  • 2003 Selected for the Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition (~'06, '08~'21)
  • 2004 Opened the Hakuyo Kiln
  • 2010 Submitted to "Artists in Connection with Hyogo" Exhibition
    (Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Haradanomori Gallery)
  • 2011 Dedicated a tea bowl for the Ohchamorishiki (tea ceremony where everyone shares tea from one big tea bowl) at Saidaiji, Nara
  • 2014 "Identity and Originality" Exhibition at The Museum of Ceramic Art, Hyogo
    "Contemporary Ceramic Art Phenomenon" Exhibition at Ibaraki Ceramic Art Museum
  • 2016 "Chimei - Challenge of Artists in Their 50s" at The Museum of Arts and Crafts Itami, Hyogo
    "A Guide to Contemporary Ceramic Art" Exhibition at Ibaraki
    Ceramic Art Museum
  • 2018 Dedicated tea bowl to Jonangu (Fushimi, Kyoto)
  • Public Collection
    Hagi Uragami Museum (Yamaguchi), The Japan Foundation,
    Ibaraki Ceramic Art Museum, The Museum of Ceramic Art, Hyogo,
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art (California, USA),
    Brooklyn Museum (New York, USA)

  • 2007Received the Semi-Grand Prize at The Hagi Taisho (Grand Prix) of Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition
  • 2009Received the Ibaraki Ceramic Art Museum Award at the Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition
    Received the Shiga Prefectural Board of Education Manager Award at the Kinki Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the Ceramics Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
  • 2014Received the Excellence Award at the The Hagi Taisho (Grand Prix) of Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition III
    Received the Incentive Award at the Tobiten (Ceramic Art Exhibition held by the Ceramic Art Society of Japan)
  • 2019Received the Incentive Award at the Tanabe Museum of Art “Arts of the Tea Ceremony” Exhibition

Price Range

$ 1,000 - 6,000

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14 artworks posted