photo Akihiro Takenouchi

Akihiro Takenouchi

TAKENOUCHI depicts floral designs by applying cutout and painting on clay techniques, and also employs wood ash glaze and carbonization firing.

Works

Information

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

Career

  • 1937
    Born in Kagoshima City
  • 1967
    Completed his course at the Kagoshima Polytechnic
    Institute
  • 1969
    Established his kiln in Aira City, Kagoshima Prefecture
  • 1988
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association.
    Selected consecutively to date
    1974:Solo exhibition at the Kagoshima Yamakataya Department
    Store Gallery. Several solo exhibitions to date
    Kagoshima Mitsukoshi, and the Hiro Gallery at Hashimoto City,
    Wakayama Prefecture, among others

Award

  • 1988
    Received the Chairman of Japan Art Crafts Association
    Prize at the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 1986
    Received the Asahi Shimbun Gold Award at the West Japan
    Arts and Crafts Exhibition
    1987:Received the Asahi Shimbun Silver Award at the West Japan
    Arts and Crafts Exhibition
  • 2004
    Received the Incentive Award at the Western Japan
    Ceramic Exhibition
  • 2007
    Received the Incentive Award at the Western Japan
    Ceramic Exhibition