photo Hiroaki Matsubara

Hiroaki Matsubara

Works

Information

  • Categories
    Lacquerware
  • Honors and Affiliation
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association
    Kagawa Prefectural Artists Association

Career

  • 1985
    Graduated from the Urushi Art Course at the Kagawa Prefectural Takamatsu-Kougei High School
  • 1988
    Completed the Researcher Course at the Urushi Lacquer Ware Institute
    Studied under Urushi artist KITAOKA Shozo
  • 1989
    Studied under Living National Treasure OTOMARU Kodo as an apprentice
  • 2009
    Held the “Saika – Sanuki Urushi 3-men Exhibition” at the Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art
    First solo exhibition at Shirasaki Gallery, Yamagata Prefecture
  • 2012
    Solo exhibition at Shirasaki Gallery, Yamagata Prefecture

Award

  • 1996
    Received the Incentive Award at the Japan Kogei Association Shikoku Branch Exhibition
  • 1999
    Received the Agency for Cultural Affairs Superintendent’s Award at the Exhibition of Japanese Traditional Urushi Works
  • 2000
    Received the Takamatsu Board of Education Award at the Kagawa Prefectural Art Exhibition
  • 2002
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the Japan Kogei Association Shikoku Branch Exhibition
  • 2003
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the Japan Kogei Association Shikoku Branch Exhibition
  • 2005
    Received the Kagawa Board of Education Award at the Kagawa Prefectural Art Exhibition
  • 2008
    Received the Agency for Cultural Affairs Superintendent’s Award at the Exhibition of Japanese Traditional Urushi Works
  • 2009
    Received the Governor of Kagawa Award at the Kagawa Prefectural Art Exhibition
  • 2010
    Received the Kagawa Traditional Art Crafts Matsudaira Social Welfare Association Award
  • 2001
    Received the Takamatsu Board of Education Award at the Kagawa Prefectural Art Exhibition