Ayako Minami

Works

Information

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

Career

  • 1984
    Born in Ishikawa Prefecture
  • 2002
    Engaged in family business under her father MINAMI Shigemasa
  • 2007
    Completed Pottery Wheel Shaping Course, Practical
    Training Department, Ishikawa Prefectural Institute for Kutani Ware
  • 2010
    Completed Intensive Course in Market Research for Traditional Crafts
  • 2012
    Completed Kanazawa Utatsuyama Kogei Kobo

Award

  • 2008
    Received the Nikkei Inc. Award at the 2008 Kyoto Kogei Biennale
  • 2008
    Selected for the 55th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition (first time)
  • 2009
    Selected for the 56th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2010
    Selected for the 51st Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2010
    Selected for the 57th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2011
    Selected for the 67th Kanazawa Crafts Exhibition
  • 2011
    Selected for the 52nd Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2011
    Selected for the 58th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2011
    Received the Issuikai Honourable Mention at the 73rd Issuikai Ceramics Public Exhibition
  • 2011
    Selected for Future Tradition WAO
  • 2012
    Selected for the 68th Kanazawa Crafts Exhibition
  • 2012
    Selected for the 53rd Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2012
    Selected for the 59th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2013
    Received the Skill Award at the 36th Traditional Kutani Ware Crafts Exhibition;
    collected by the Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art
  • 2013
    Selected for the 54th Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2014
    Received the Excellence Award at the 37th Traditional Kutani Ware Crafts Exhibition
  • 2014
    Received the Incentive Award at the 55th Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition