photo Jindanbo Matumura

Jindanbo Matumura

MATSUMURA creates his artwork by applying the following techniques:
(1) Neriagete*
(2) Overglaze gold line inlay
*Layering or blending of clay of different colors to create a striped or marbleized effect

Works

Information

  • Categories
    Ceramic
  • Honors and Affiliation
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association
    TOBI, the Ceramic Art Society of Japan

Career

  • 1947
    Born in Saitama Prefecture
  • 1996
    Started using the Nerikomi Uzurade method
    Selected for the 1st Mashiko Ceramics Competition
    (Selected for the 4th and 5th Exhibitions to date)
  • 1998
    Selected for the 45th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
    (Selected for the 53rd, 55th, 56th, 57th, 58th, and 59th Exhibitions)
  • 2006
    Selected for the 46th Japanese Traditional Art Crafts New Works Exhibition (later the Eastern Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition)
    (Selected for the 27th, 31st, 47th, 48th, 49th, 50th, 51st, and 52nd Exhibitions)
  • 2011
    Selected for the 21st Japanese Ceramic Arts Exhibition
  • 2013
    Selected for the 53rd Eastern Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • Selected for the 22nd Japanese Ceramic Arts Exhibition
    Selected for the 1st TOBI, Ceramic Art Society of Japan Exhibition
    Selected for the 60th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition

Award

  • 2003
    Received the Tobu Department Store President’s Award at the 18th Tochigi Art Exhibition
  • 2004
    Received the Craft Category Incentive Award at the 19th Tochigi Art Exhibition
  • 2005
    Received the Craft Category Excellence Award at the 20th Tochigi Art Exhibition
    Received the Gold Prize at the Otaki Hokkaido Ceramics Exhibition
  • 2006
    Received the Member’s Excellence Award at the 21st Tochigi Art Exhibition
  • 2007
    Received the Issuikai Honorable Mention at the 69th Issuikai Ceramics Public Exhibition
  • 2008
    Received the Silver Prize at the Otaki Hokkaido Ceramics Exhibition
    Received the Craft Category Art Festival Award at the 62nd Tochigi Art Festival Exhibition
  • 2009
    Received the NHK Utsunomiya Director-General’s Award at the Tochigi 21 Ceramics Exhibition
    Received the Jury Special Prize at the Meshiwan Grand Prix Exhibition
  • 2010
    Received the Mayor of Mashiko Award at the Tochigi 21 Ceramics Exhibition
    Received the Grand Prix Grand Prize at the Meshiwan Grand Prix Exhibition