photo Kazuo Kashima

Kazuo Kashima

Work

Detail

  • Category
    METALWORK
  • Honors and Affiliation
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association
    Part-time lecturer, Kanazawa College of Art
    Non-local lecturer, Kanazawa Utatsuyama Kogei Kobo
    President, Chokin Studio Kojinsha

Carrer

  • 1958
    Born in Ikenohata, Tokyo
  • 1977
    Studied under his grandfather KASHIMA Ikkoku
    (acknowledged as a holder of important intangible cultural property in 1979)
  • 1978
    Adopted by KASHIMA Ikkoku
  • 1983
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association
  • 1996
    Judge, 36th Japanese Traditional Art Crafts New Works Exhibition
  • 1998
    Judge, 28th Japanese Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
  • 2000
    Solo exhibition, Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi main store
  • 2003
    Solo exhibition, Gallery Kimi, Shimodate City
  • 2004
    Submitted to Contemporary Japanese Metalwork Exhibition,
    Design Museum Denmark
  • 2005
    Department of Precious Metals, Copenhagen Technical College,
    Denmark; Held workshop
    Solo exhibition, Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi main store
    Solo exhibition, Aizuwakamatsu Ashikaga Gallery
  • 2006
    Judge, 46th Japanese Traditional Art Crafts New Works Exhibition
    Part-time lecturer, Joshibi Junior College of Art and Design (to 2010)
  • 2008
    Solo exhibition, Nagoya Meitetsu Department Store
    Submitted to "Beauty of New Metalwork:25th Anniversary of Tansuiou Prize"
    Exhibition, Sekido Museum of Art
    Invited to submit to "Fire-The Theme of the Imperial New Year Poetry Reading-
    " the Jingu Museum of Fine Arts, Mie Prefecture
  • 2009
    Judge, 38th Japanese Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
    Solo exhibition, Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi main store
  • 2010
    Solo exhibition, Aizuwakamatsu Ashikaga Gallery
  • 2012
    Judge, 52nd Eastern Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
    Submitted to "East & West The Hammered Metal Object," Museum of Contemporary Craft,
    Portland, Waterstone Gallery, and Velvet da Vince Gallery San Francisco, US
    Held workshop at Multhnomah Arts Center
  • 2014
    Judge, 43rd Japanese Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
  • Present
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association,Secretary, Japan Kogei Association Metalwork Category,
    Standing secretary, Japan Kogei Association Eastern Branch, Part-time lecturer, Kanazawa College of Art,
    Non-local lecturer, Kanazawa Utatsuyama Kogei Kobo, Chairperson, Ko-jin-sha metalwork studio

Prize

  • 1979
    Selected for the 6th Japanese Traditional Art Crafts Musashino
    Exhibition (first time), and received the Japan Kogei Association Tokyo Branch Prize
    (submitted entries for every exhibition to date)
  • 1980
    Selected for the 10th Japanese Traditional Metalwork Exhibition (first time)
    (submitted entries for every exhibition to date)
  • 1980
    Selected for the 27th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition (first time)
    (submitted entries for every exhibition to date)
  • 1981
    Selected for the 21st Japanese Traditional Art Crafts New Works Exhibition
    (currently the Eastern Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition) (first time)
    (submitted entries for every exhibition to date)
  • 1985
    Received the Incentive Award at the 15th Japanese
    Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
  • 1986
    Received the Incentive Award at the 26th Japanese
    Traditional Art Crafts New Works Exhibition
  • 1987
    Received the Incentive Award at the 17th Japanese
    Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
  • 1988
    Received the Incentive Award at the 18th Japanese
    Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
  • 1989
    Received the Agency for Cultural Affairs Commissioner's Award
    at the 19th Japanese Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
  • 1993
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Eastern Branch Prize
    at the 33rd Japanese Traditional Art Crafts New Works Exhibition
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award
    at the 23rd Japanese Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
  • 1994
    Received the 11th Tansuiou Prize from the Satoh Artcraft Research
    and Scholarship Foundation
  • 1995
    Received the Incentive Award at the 35th Japanese Traditional Art Crafts
    New Works Exhibition
  • 1997
    Received the Asahi Shimbun Prize at the 27th Japanese
    Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
  • 2003
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the 32nd Japanese
    Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
  • 2007
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the 36th Japanese
    Traditional Metalwork Exhibition
  • 2013
    Received the Sokeikai Award at the 42nd Japanese
    Traditional Metalwork Exhibition