CV

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 


99-22     Lecturer for Art Studio Itsukaichi Print Room, Akiruno, Tokyo, Japan

16-17     Orient Foundation Short Term Scholarship, Portugal

06-08   Lecturer for Musashino Art University, Printmaking Course, Tokyo

04-05     Orient Foundation Artistic Development Scholarship, Portugal
93-94     Visiting lecturer for Katedra Výtvarné Výchovy, Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech

           Invited Artist in Residence Programme of Printmaking, Art Studio Itsukaichi, Akiruno, Tokyo
1993     Higher Diploma of Fine Art, Printmaking,
the Slade School of Fine Art, U.C.L., London, U.K.

1990     B.A.from woodcut, printmaking course, Musashino Art University, Tokyo

             

Majour   Exhibitions

2019      "Musashino- No," Gallery Cajio, Tokyo, Japan

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

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

2015      2nd Macau International Printmaking Triennial, Macau Museum, Macau

2013      "Boarding," - Espaços – Portugal, Hillside Terrace, Hillside Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

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

2012       1st Macau International Printmaking Triennial, Old Court Building, Macau

2011      "Entrance of the World," eitoeiko, Tokyo              

              "Transfiguration,"  Gallery Brocken, Tokyo 

2010      "Beleza Universal," eitoeiko, Tokyo

              Group "Portugal –Arte a Poesia," GYRE, Omotesando, Tokyo

             "The Little Garden of Jun Shirasu," Art Base 1 Gallery, Macau

2008     "Regresso do Oriente",  RATTON CERÂMICAS,   Lisbon, Portugal

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
2002     "Jardims Aquaticos", RATTON CERÂMICAS,  Lisbon, Portugal

             "Language in the Dawn", Galeria Diferença, Lisbon, Portugal

             "Language in the Dawn", Bumpodo Gallery, Tokyo

1998      Group Seis Artistas, Orient Foundation, Macau            

1997      International Print Triennial-Krakov 1997, Poland  "Life Map-Watashino umaretatokoro to aruitatokoro"

1996      Galerie na Hrade, Olomouc, Czech

1995      Bumpodo Gallery, Tokyo

             "Klíč od louky", Naprstek Museum, Prague

1993      Slade Printmaking, London Print Workshop, London

1991      London Group, Morley Gallery, London 

Recent activites

2021     Curation for "Messages from Artists ・ Messages from Akiruno", Art Studio Itsukaichi Residence Exhibition 2021, Akiruno, Tokyo

2020      Stone etching workshop, Akiruno City Hall Centre, Akiruno, Tokyo

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

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

             "Overglaze  transfer print Workshop" Macau Museum of Art

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

2014      Woodcut workshop at UMPRUM academy, Prague, Czech

              Artist talk at KVV, Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech

              Studio work at Farm studio of RATTON, Portugal 

 

Prize

 

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

Public Art

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

2007       Tile panel "Trés Jardins", Palmela station,  Palmela, 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 Museum of Art, 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 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