Masato Yashiki

Works

Information

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

Career

  • 1955
    Born in Komatsu City, Ishikawa Prefecture
  • 1972
    Studied under Inten artist IWAKURA Reiho
  • 1975
    Studied under the ceramic artist and Order of Culture recipient ASAKURA Isokichi
    Became independent 10 years later
  • 1979
    Selected for the Contemporary Art Exhibition for the first time. Selected and commissioned successively to date
    Selected for the Contemporary Japanese Crafts Exhibition for the first time. Selected successively to date and became a regular member
  • 1980
    Selected for the Nitten for the first time. Selected successively to date and became a Nitten affiliate
  • 1984
    Graduated from the Practical Course at the Ishikawa Prefectural Kutani Ware Technical Training Institute
  • 1988
    Donated his work to Nanbu Junior High School, his alma mater, on the school’s 30th Anniversary
  • 1992
    Studied under Urasenke teacher ISE Sojun
  • 1993
    Introduced to the Hosho-ryu Noh performer YABU Toshihiko
  • 1995
    Selected for the Kenrokuen Tea Ceremony Exhibition. Selected successively to date
  • 1998
    Donated his work to Kanazawa High School, his alma mater, on the school’s 70th Anniversary
  • 1999
    Donated his work to Nomi Kutani Ceramics Museum
  • 2002
    Produced a ceramic mural for the entrance hall of the new Ishikawa Prefectural Office Assembly Building
  • 2007
    His work was purchased by Kanazawa High School, his alma mater, on the school’s 80th Anniversary
    His work was collected by Komatsu City
  • 2009
    Selected for the Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition for the first time
    Selected for the Issuikai Exhibition for the first time. Selected successively to date
  • 2010
    Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition for the first time
    Submitted to the “Encounter with Kutani Exhibition” at the Embassy of the Russian Federation
  • 2011
    Member, Kawabata Yasunari Society
  • 2012
    Jury member at the Nomi City Art Exhibition
    Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2013
    Wrote the “Avant-garde and Ceramics” section of the Yasunari Kawabata and Kaii Higashiyama Collection “The World of Art Loved by the Masters” Exhibition Pictorial Record
    Held numerous solo exhibitions at venues such as Ginza Matsuzakaya and Nihonbashi Takashimaya
    Member, Japan Kogei Association
    Commissioned member, Contemporary Art Exhibition
    Member, Kawabata Yasunari Society

Award

  • 1983
    Received an Honorable Mention at the Contemporary Art Exhibition
  • 1985
    Received the Contemporary Crafts Award at the Contemporary Japanese Crafts Exhibition
  • 1991
    Received the Excellence Award at the Traditional Kutani Ware Crafts Exhibition
  • 1992
    Received the Hokkoku Shimbun Award at the Terai Town Contemporary Art Exhibition
  • 1995
    Received an Honorable Mention at the Contemporary Art Exhibition
  • 1996
    Received the Komatsu Municipal Assembly Chairman’s Award at the Contemporary Crafts Komatsu Exhibition
  • 1997
    Received an Honorable Mention at the Contemporary Art Exhibition
  • 2000
    Received the Runner-up Award (Rotary Club of North Kanazawa Award) at the Contemporary Art Exhibition
  • 2001
    Received the Runner-up Award (Mayor of Nanao Award) at the Contemporary Art Exhibition
  • 2004
    Received an Honorable Mention at the Contemporary Art Exhibition
  • 2006
    Received the Hokkoku Shimbun Award at the Contemporary Art Exhibition
  • 2008
    Received the Hokkoku Shimbun Award at the Contemporary Art Exhibition
  • 2009
    Received the Hokkoku Shimbun Award at the Traditional Kutani Ware Crafts Exhibition