Yukihiro Kono

Works

Information

  • Categories
    Wood
  • Honors and Affiliation
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association

Career

  • 1962
    Born in Nogata City, Fukuoka Prefecture
  • 1980
    Studied under his father KONO Takahiro at his studio
  • 1992
    Selected for the 39th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition at the first attempt (Selected 21 times up until 2013)
  • 1993
    Selected for the 28th West Japan Arts and Crafts Exhibition at the first attempt (Selected 21 times up until 2013)
  • 1996
    Selected for the 4th Tanko Biennale Arts of the Tea Ceremony Exhibition
  • 1996
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association
  • 1997
    Participated in the Living National Treasure KAWAKITA Ryozo’s successor training programme
  • 1999
    Submitted to the Traditional Art Crafts Toyama Exhibition as a guest artist (Submitted 12 times to date)
  • 1999
    Two-men exhibition with NAKAGAWA Kiyotsugu at the Nihonbashi Takashimaya Art Gallery
  • 2002
    Secretary at the Japan Kogei Association
  • 2011
    Jury member at the Fukuoka Art Exhibition

Award

  • 1994
    Received the Asahi Shimbun Gold Award at the 29th West Japan Arts and Crafts Exhibition
  • 1995
    Received the Asahi Shimbun Grand Prize at the 30th Anniversary West Japan Arts and Crafts Exhibition
  • 2002
    Received the Governor of Oita Award at the 37th West Japan Arts and Crafts Exhibition
  • 2003
    Received the Kumamoto Prefecture Award at the 38th West Japan Arts and Crafts Exhibition
  • 2006
    Received the 41st West Japan Arts and Crafts Exhibition
  • 2008
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the 43rd West Japan Traditional Arts and Crafts Exhibition
  • 2010
    Received the Kyushu Asahi Broadcasting Award at the 45th West Japan Traditional Arts and Crafts Exhibition
  • 2012
    Received the Asahi Shimbun Grand Prize at the 47th West Japan Traditional Arts and Crafts Exhibition