photo Fumihiko Katsu

Fumihiko Katsu

Applying traditional wired cloisonné techniques, I produce vessels and small containers with lids, and incense cases decorated with daring figurative designs.

Works

Information

  • Categories
    Other crafts
  • Honors and Affiliation
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association

Career

  • 1952
    Born in Manazuru Town, Kanagawa Prefecture
  • 1981
    Submitted to the Japan Contemporary Arts and Crafts Exhibition (-1996)
  • 1986
    Selected for the Nitten for the first time (Also submitted in 1988, 1989, and 1990)
  • 1992
    Submitted to the Contemporary Japanese Crafts Exhibition held in Germany (Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt)
  • 1993
    Invited to submit to the International Exhibition of Japan Enameling Artist Association
  • 1994
    Invited to submit to the Century-old Crafts Exhibition “Skillful and Sensitive Adventurers” (1200th anniversary of Kyoto)
  • 1995
    Jury member at the Kanagawa Prefectural Art Exhibition
  • 1997
    Selected for the Exhibition of New Works of Traditional Art Crafts, Traditional Art Crafts 7th Section Exhibition for the first time
  • 1998
    Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition for the first time
  • 2002
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association
  • 2010
    Judge at the Eastern Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition

Award

  • 1984
    Received the Special Incentive Award at the 20th Kanagawa Prefectural Art Exhibition (Nationwide submissions)
  • 1986
    Received the Contemporary Crafts Award at the Japan Contemporary Arts and Crafts Exhibition
  • 1988
    Received the Art Scholarship Foundation Award at the Kanagawa Prefectural Art Exhibition
  • 2000
    Received the Agency for Cultural Affairs Commissioner’s Award at the Traditional Art Crafts Section Exhibition
  • 2001
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the Exhibition of New Works of Traditional Art Crafts
  • 2002
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the Traditional Art Crafts Section Exhibition
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the Exhibition of New Works of Traditional Art Crafts
  • 2009
    Received the Governor of Iwate Award at the Eastern Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition