photo Hidezumi Nakao

Hidezumi Nakao

I use the wheel to shape my works and then add colors using washi (traditional Japanese paper).

Works

Information

  • Categories
    Ceramic
  • Honors and Affiliation
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association
    Saga Ceramic Art Association/Arita Ceramic Art Association

Career

  • 1979
    Received training at the Saga Ceramics Research Laboratory
  • 1985
    Awarded at the Saga Art Association Exhibition. Selected 13 times to date
  • 1986
    Selected for the West Japan Arts and Crafts Exhibition. Selected 13 times to date
  • 1988
    Awarded for the first time at the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 1992
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association
  • 1994
    Selected for the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition. Selected 5 times to date
  • 2000
    Submitted to the Saga Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition at the British Museum, UK. The exhibited work was later donated to the museum.
  • 2004
    Submitted to the Arita Wares Exhibition at the Meissen, Düsseldorf, Germany
  • 2007
    Appeared on the NHK “Utsuwa Yume Kobo” - Floral designs dyed using Japanese paper
  • 2013
    Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition 22 times to date

Award

  • 1985
    Received the Second Prize at the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition II
  • 1986
    Awarded at the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition II
  • 1988
    Received the Saga Television Station Award at the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition, and the Incentive Award at the Western Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition
  • 1980
    Received the Asahi Shimbun Silver Award at the West Japan Arts and Crafts Exhibition, and the Second Prize at the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition
    Received the Minister of International Trade and Industry Award at the Western Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition, and the Saga Art Association Award
  • 1990
    Awarded at the Western Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition, and received the Saga Shimbun Award at the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition
    Received the Incentive Award at the Issuikai Exhibition, and the Saga Television Station Award at the Saga Prefectural Art Exhibition
  • 1993
    Received the NHK Saga Broadcasting Award at the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition
  • 1994
    Received the Saga Television Station Award at the Western Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition
  • 1995
    Received the NHK Saga Broadcasting Award at the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition
  • 2000
    Received the Bank of Saga Cultural Foundation Best New Artist Award, and the Saga Television Station Award at the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition
    Received the Incentive Award at the Saga Prefectural Art Exhibition
  • 2003
    Received the Incentive Award at the Western Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition
  • 2004
    Received the Incentive Award at the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition II
  • 2009
    Received the Saga Shimbun Award at the Kyusyu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition