photo Shoni Tajima

Shoni Tajima

Works

Information

  • Categories
    Ceramic
  • Honors and Affiliation
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association

Career

  • 1948
    Born on May 2
  • 1975
    Selected for 3rd Japanese Ceramic Arts Exhibition (selected 4 times to date)
    Received the Grand Prize at 3rd Chunichi International Exhibition of Ceramic Arts
  • 1976
    Selected for 8th Nitten (selected 3 times to date)
  • 1977
    Received the Second Prize at 33rd Ishikawa Contemporary Art Exhibition
    Special submission to International Competition of Contemporary Ceramic Art in Faenza, Italy
  • 1982
    Submitted to Japan-US Arts and Crafts Exhibition
  • 1983
    Selected for 30th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition (selected 27 times to date)
  • 1986
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association
  • 1987
    Skill Award at 10th Traditional Kutani Ware Crafts Exhibition 1988
  • 1993
    Submitted to "Japanese Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition" US Tour; collected
    by Smithsonian Sackler Gallery of Art
  • 1998
    Submitted to Ishikawa Cultural Wings Exhibition, Japan Cultural Institute, Paris
  • 2001
    Judge, 42nd Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2004
    Specially requested to submit to 45th Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2009
    Selected for 3rd Kikuchi Biennale
    Selected for 29th Chozasho Contemporary Ceramic Exhibition
  • Master;TOKUDA Yasokichi III, living national treasure
    Director, Ishikawa Prefecture Ceramic Artists Council
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association

Award

  • 1978
    Received the Foreign Minister's Award
    at the 6th Chunichi International Exhibition of Ceramic Arts
  • 1985
    Received the Excellence Award
    at the 26th Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 1991
    Received Honourable Mention at the 2nd Ceramics Biennial 1991
    Received the Grand Prize at the 1991 Kanazawa Arts and Crafts Competition
  • 1993
    Received the Incentive Award
    at the 1993 Kanazawa Arts and Crafts Competition
  • 2006
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Incentive Award
    at the 53rd Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2008
    Received the Grand Prize at the Rome Awards
    Received the Grand Prize at the 31st Traditional Kutani Ware Crafts Exhibition
  • 2009
    Received the Excellence Award at the 50th Anniversary
    of Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2010
    Received the Excellence Award
    at the 33rd Traditional Kutani Ware Crafts Exhibition('11、'12、'13)