photo Mutsuaki Yamanaka

Mutsuaki Yamanaka

Works

View All works

Information

  • Categories
    Ceramic
  • Honors and Affiliation
    Student member, Japan Kogei Association
    Bigeikai
    Gengakai
    Japan Kogei Association Chugoku Branch

Career

  • 1947
    Born in Hiroshima Prefecture
  • 1976
    Took up pottery after being fascinated by Bizen wares
  • 1978
    Personally established his climbing kiln
  • 2001
    Entered the Gengakai and Zentoten Ceramic Art Exhibition
    Selected for the Gengakai Exhibition for the first time at the first attempt
    Selected for the Zentoten Ceramic Art Exhibition for the first time at the first attempt
  • 2003
    Selected for the Gengakai Exhibition
  • 2004
    Entered the Bigeikai
  • 2010
    Entered the Japan Kogei Association Chugoku Branch
  • 2011
    Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition

Award

  • 2002
    Received the Best New Artist Award and the Incentive Award at the Zentoten Ceramic Art Exhibition
  • 2004
    Received the Incentive Award at the Zentoten Ceramic Art Exhibition
  • 2006
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Chugoku Branch Manager’s Award at the Bigeikai Exhibition
  • 2007
    Received the Incentive Award at the Gengakai Exhibition
  • 2012
    Received the Governor of Okayama Award at the Bigeikai Exhibition
  • 2013
    Received the Okayama Prefectural Assembly Chairman’s Award
  • 2014
    Received the NHK Okayama Broadcasting Award at the Bigeikai Exhibition
  • 2015
    Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Chugoku Branch Exhibition