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Curriculum Vitae

Born   10th March, 1965
1990   B.A. from Musashino Art University, Tokyo
1993   Higher Diploma from the Slade School of Fine Art, U.C.L., London
93-94    Visiting lecturer for Katedra výtvarné výchovy, Palacký University,
         Olomouc, Czech
04-05    Orient Foundation Artistic Development Scholarship, Setúbal, Portugal
06-08   Lecturer for Musashino Art University, Printmaking course, Tokyo
99-11    Lecturer for Art Studio Itsukaichi Print Room, Akiruno, TokyoBorn   10th March, 1965
1990   B.A. from Musashino Art University, Tokyo
1993   Higher Diploma from the Slade School of Fine Art, U.C.L., London
93-94   Visiting lecturer for Katedra výtvarné výchovy, Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech
04-05   Orient Foundation Artistic Development Scholarship, Setúbal, Portugal
06-08   Lecturer for Musashino Art University, Printmaking course, Tokyo
99-11   Lecturer for Art Studio Itsukaichi Print Room, Akiruno, TokyoBorn   10th March, 1965
1990   B.A. from Musashino Art University, Tokyo
1993   Higher Diploma from the Slade School of Fine Art, U.C.L., London
93-94   Visiting lecturer for Katedra výtvarné výchovy, Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech
04-05   Orient Foundation Artistic Development Scholarship, Setúbal, Portugal
06-08   Lecturer for Musashino Art University, Printmaking course, Tokyo
99-11   Lecturer for Art Studio Itsukaichi Print Room, Akiruno, Tokyo    

Born  in Tokyo, Japan  1965 
1990    B.A.from woodcut, printmaking course, Musashino Art University, Tokyo
1993    Higher Diploma of Fine Art, Printmaking, the Slade School of Fine Art, U.C.L., London
93-94     Visiting lecturer for Katedra Výtvarné Výchovy, Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech

         Artist in Residence Programme for Printmaking, Art Studio Itsukaichi, Akiruno, Tokyo

04-05     Orient Foundation Artistic Development Scholarship, Portugal
06-08   Lecturer for Musashino Art University, Printmaking Course, Tokyo
99-17      Lecturer for Art Studio Itsukaichi Print Room, Akiruno, Tokyo, Japan

16-17     Orient Foundation Short Term Scholarship, Portugal

 

 

             

Majour   Exhibitions

1991      London Group, Morley Gallery, London
1993      Slade Printmaking, London Print Workshop, London
1995      Bumpodo Gallery, Tokyo
              "Klíč od louky", Naprstek Museum, Prague
1996      Galerie na Hrade, Olomouc, Czech
              Galerie Mešenáček, Plzen, Czech
1997      International Print Triennial-Krakov 1997, Poland  "Life Map-Watashino umaretatokoro to aruitatokoro"
1998      Group Seis Artistas, Orient Foundation, Macau
              "A house surrounded by trees", Gallery 219,  Tokyo
2002      "Jardims Aquaticos", RATTON CERÂMICAS,  Lisbon, Portugal
              "Language in the Dawn", Galeria Diferença, Lisbon, Portugal
              "Language in the Dawn", Bumpodo Gallery, Tokyo
2007      Premio Acqui, 8th International Biennial of Engraving, Italy  " At the bottom of heart"
              "A day of discovery", SNAP Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
              "Garden" by Print and Tile Works,  ASK?  Art Space Kimura, Tokyo
2008      "Regresso do Oriente",  RATTON CERÂMICAS,   Lisbon, Portugal
2010      “Beleza Universal,” eitoeiko, Tokyo
              Group “Portugal –Arte a Poesia,” GYRE, Omotesando, Tokyo  
              Group “Portugal –Arte a Poesia in Nagasaki,” Nagasaki Art Museum, Nagasaki 
              “The Little Garden of Jun Shirasu,” Art Base 1 Gallery, Macau
2011      “Entrance of the World,” eitoeiko, Tokyo

              "Transfiguration,"  Gallery Brocken, Tokyo 
2012       Macau International Printmaking Triennial, Old Court Building, Macau
2013      “Boarding,”  Art Space 88, Kunitachi, Tokyo, Japan

              "Boarding," - Espaços – Portugal, Hillside Terrace, Hillside Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

              "Jun Shiras - Dialogue of Portuguese Azulejo," Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan

2017      "Azulejo Em Viagem 1998>2015,"  Orient Museum, Lisbon, Portugal

              "A Viagem da Camelia,"  RATTON CERÂMICAS,   Lisbon, Portugal

 

 

Latest activity

2014       Woodcut workshop at UMPRUM academy, Prague, Czech

               Artist talk at KVV, Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech

               Studio work at Farm studio of RATTON, Portugal 

2015       AZULEJOS RATTON 1987-2015 , UMA SELECÇÃO DE JOSÉ MECO

2017       Tile Workshop, Orient Museum, RATTON, Lisbon, Portugal

               Lecture "Edo Prussion Blue - Hand Fan", Cartright Hall, Bradford, U.K./ Galeria Diferenca, Lisbon, Portugal/  Japan Club. NY, U.S.A.

             "Overglaze  transfer print Workshop" Macau Museum of Art


Prize

2011      “Joanna Abranches Pinto Prize,”  Embassy of Portugal in Japan 

 

Public Art

2007       Tile panel "Trés Jardins", Palmela station,  Palmela, Portugal

​2018       Tile panel "A Viagem da Camelia", Praca de Atendimento, Camara Municipal de Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal

 

 


Collection

Akiruno City, Tokyo

Bradford Fine Art Collection, U.K.

British Museum ( as Slade box print), U.K.

Embassy of Portugal in Japan

EU House, ​Tokyo, Japan

Macau Cultural Bureau, Macau

Machida International Print Museum, Tokyo
Nang yang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore

Naprstek Museum, Czech

National Azulejo Museum, Lisbon, Portugal

National Taiwan Normal University

​Orient Museum, Lisbon, Portugal

Palacký University, Czech
Praha National Gallery, Czech
U.C.L. Strang Print Room, U.K.

UMPRUM, Czech


 

 


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Photo by Yukiko pen Koya 1992

Slade school of Fine Art, U.C.L., U.K.

Photo by A Shiras 2011

Joana Abranches Pinto Prize, Tokyo, Japan

Photo by Yukiko pen Koya 1992

Slade school of Fine Art, U.C.L., U.K.