photo Ken Yotsui

Ken Yotsui

In my Yuzen dyeing I use the traditional rice paste. I carry out every process myself.

Works

Information

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

Career

  • 1962
    Born in Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture
  • 1981
    Worked at a Yuzen studio in Kanazawa City
  • 1991
    Selected for the 32nd Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition for the first time (Selected successively to date)
  • 1997
    Selected for the 34th Japan Traditional Textile Arts Exhibition for the first time
  • 1999
    Selected for the 46th Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition for the first time
  • 2006
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association
  • 2011
    Solo exhibition at Kanazawa Meitetsu M’ZA

Award

  • 1994
    Received the Incentive Award at the 35th Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2002
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the 43rd Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2003
    Received the Incentive Award at the 44th Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2004
    Received the Incentive Award at the 45th Ishikawa Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition
  • 2007
    Received the Hokkoku Shimbun Award at the 41st Japan Traditional Textile Arts Exhibition
  • 2009
    Received the Nikkei Inc. Award at the 43rd Japan Traditional Textile Arts Exhibition
  • 2014
    Received the Tokyo Metropolitan Board of Education Award at the 48th Japan Traditional Textile Arts Exhibition