photo Masado Fujita

Masado Fujita

Applying the kinma (incised and color-filled decoration) technique, and paying particular attention to color tone and formation, I pursue the possibility of new expression.

Works

Information

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

Career

  • 1958
    Born in Hirosaki City, Aomori Prefecture
  • 1981
    Completed the Special Research Course at the Urushi Lacquer Ware Institute
    Studied under Living National Treasure ISOI Masami
  • 1984
    Selected for the 31st Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition for the first time
  • 1985
    Selected for the 2nd Exhibition of Japanese Traditional Urushi Works for the first time
    Returned to Hirosaki City
  • 1987
    Selected for the 27th Exhibition of New Works of Traditional Art Crafts for the first time
  • 1994
    His works were purchased by the Agency for Cultural Affairs
  • 1995
    His work was purchased by the Agency for Cultural Affairs
  • 2013
    Received the Medal with Purple Ribbon
  • Present
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association

Award

  • 1981
    Received the Japan Urushi Craft-Art Association Incentive Award
  • 1986
    Received the Aomori Arts and Cultural Incentive Award
  • 1989
    Received the Tokyo Metropolitan Board of Education Award at the 29th Exhibition of New Works of Traditional Art Crafts
  • 1996
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the 13th Exhibition of Japanese Traditional Urushi Works
  • 1997
    Received the Tokyo Metropolitan Board of Education Award at the 37th Exhibition of New Works of Traditional Art Crafts
  • 2001
    Received the Asahi Shimbun Prize at the 18th Exhibition of Japanese Traditional Urushi Works
  • 2002
    Received the Governor of Tokyo Prize at the 49th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2009
    Received the Wajima Museum of Urushi Art Award at the 26th Exhibition of Japanese Traditional Urushi Works
  • 2012
    Received the Agency for Cultural Affairs Commissioner’s Award at the 29th Exhibition of Japanese Traditional Urushi Works
    Received the President of Japan Art Crafts Association Prize at the 59th Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition
  • 2013
    Received the To-o Award from To-o Nippo Press Co., Ltd