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1947 Born in OhitoTown (now IzunokuniCity), ShizuokaPrefecture

1971 Graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts, TokyoNationalUniversity of the Arts and Music

1973 Completed the program in Metal Casting at the university’s Graduate School of Fine Arts

1979  Studied metal sculpting for a year under sculptors in Hamburg, Germany, as an overseas art trainee sent by the Agency of Cultural Affairs

Solo exhibitions
2011  Sanshin Gallery ZEN

2008  NumazuImperialVillaMemorial Park
2006  Wako, Ginza(’03)

Selection Exhibition
1999  50Maîtres: Les arts appliqués dans le Japon contemporain
    (100 Selected Japanese Contemporary Art Crafts)
    (Mitsukoshi Etoile, Paris)

1993  Ryujo-sanka no Geijutsuka-tachi (SanoArt Museum)
1992  Contemporary Arts and Crafts Exhibition: Tradition and Avant-Garde
    (Museum für Kunsthandwerk Frankfurt am Main)
1986  Skulpturen und Objekte in Metall aus Deutschland und Japan
    (Contemporary Metal Sculpting: Japanese and German Artists)
    (Museum of Sculpture, Sapporo, Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art,
    Yamagata Museum of Art, and the Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura )
1980  Japanese Metal Sculptors (Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg)

2008  the 40th Nitten Member Award

1995  the Cultural Encouragement Prize from ShizuokaPrefecture
1985  Special Selection Awards at the Japan Fine
    Arts Exhibition (Nitten,’81)

1981  the NHK President’s Prize at the Japan Contemporary
    Arts and Crafts Exhibition


Produced sculptured column capitals for Shinjuku Takashimaya Times Square

Produced sculptured column capitals for a 17-pillar colonnade at the Meiji University Liberty Tower