• Rokkon Seijo
    [Six Roots Purification]

    Porcelain, Installation
  • Iwai Homura Shima
    [Celebration Flame Island]

    W. 20 x H. 40 cm
  • Iwai Mizu Shima
    [Celebration Water Island]

    W. 25 x H. 40 cm
  • Iwai Minamoto Shima
    [Celebration Origin Island]

    W. 25 x H. 45 cm
  • Iwai Minamoto Shima
    [Celebration Origin Island]

    W. 20 x H. 40 cm
    Porcelain

KYOKO TOKUMARU

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KYOKO TOKUMARU

Education

1992
M.F.A., Tama Art University, Tokyo, Japan

Artist Residency and Program

1996
Archie Bray Foundation of the Ceramic Art, Helena, MT, U.S.A.
2001
Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland, OR, U.S.A.
2003
The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.
Arizona State University, Herberger Institute for Design and Art, Tempe, AZ, U.S.A.
2005
Wichita State University, Wichita, KS
Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE, U.S.A.
2006
Jornadas Internacionales Ceramica Contempornea, Buenos Aires, Argentina
The grant by The Pollock-Krasner Foundation
2007
Emmanuel College Boston, MA, U.S.A.

Solo Exhibition

2016
Meguro Togeikan, Mie, Japan
2013
Gallery O2, Tokyo, Japan
2011
Yamanashi Prefectural Museum of Art, Yamanashi, Japan
Gallery Isogaya, Tokyo Japan
2010
Silver Shell, Tokyo, Japan
2009
Shibuya Seibu Alternative Space, Tokyo, Japan
2008
Art Square Nihombashi Mitsukoshi, Tokyo, Japan
2006
Gallery Motomachi, Yokohama, Japan
2005
Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE, U.S.A.
2004
Contemporary Craft Museum, Portland, OR, U.S.A.
2002
Garth Clark Gallery, New York, NY, U.S.A.
2000
INAX Museum, Aichi, Japan
1999
Galeria Ceramica, Tokyo, Japan
1996
Art Space Yu, Kanagawa, Japan
1995
Gallery M, Tokyo, Japan
1994
Gallery Koyanagi, Tokyo, Japan

Group Exhibition

2016
Utsukushi, Yamanashi, Power! Yamanashi Prefectural Museum of Art, Yamanashi Japan
The Short Life: Fiftys’ Challenges. The Museum of Arts and Crafts Itami, Hyogo, Japan
2015
Hardcore Ceramics: Sako + Kyoko Tokumaru. Artlabo Kitabune, Hokkaido, Japan
2014
Landscape: Asako Fukushima, Kyoko Tokumaru. Nihombashi Takashimaya, Tokyo Japan
The Phenomena of Contemporary Ceramics. Ibaraki Ceramic Museum, Ibaraki, Japan
2013
The 16th DOMANI: The art of Tomorrow. The National Art Center Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
2012
Cherish a Life. Museum of Modern Ceramic Art, Gifu, Gifu, Japan
2011
New Millennium Japanese Ceramics. Northern Clay Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, U.S.A.
2010
Shigaraki ACT 2010. Shigaraki, Japan
2009
The Power of Decoration. The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Arty Crafty. Fukagawa Labo, Tokyo, Japan
2008
The Decoration DECO. The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
2007
Captivate: Japanese Ceramics. The Foundation of Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park, Shiga, Japan
The World of Coco by Modern Artists. Chanel Nexus Hall, Tokyo Japan
2006
Clay Connection by Freeter. Spiral Garden, Tokyo, Japan
Minka-En de Art. Tsuzuki Minka-En, Yokohama Japan
2005
Yakimono New Impressions 50 Artists, Chūbu Centrair International Airport, Aichi, Japan
2004
The Guest Artists Exhibition, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.
2001
The Resident Artists Exhibition, Archie Bray Foundation of the Ceramic Art, Helena, MT, U.S.A.
1996
Sympathetic Clay. Aichi Prefectural Ceramic Museum, Aichi, Japan
1992
Artists of Contemporary Oribe and Basara. The Sogetsu Museum, Tokyo, Japan
1991
Metamorphosis of Contemporary Ceramics: The International Contemporary Ceramics. The Foundation of Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park, Shiga, Japan

Public Collection

Philadelphia Museum of Art (Philadelphia, PA)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Boston, MA)
Museum of Contemporary Craft (Portland, OR)
New Taipei City Yingge Ceramics Museum (Taipei, Taiwan)
MICOM Museum (Obera, Argentina)
Museum of Modern Ceramic Art (Gifu, Japan)
Oita Prectural Art Museum (Oita, Japan)
The Foundation of Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park (Shiga, Japan)
Tokoname City Public Collection (Aichi, Japan)
Izushi Public Collection (Hyoko, Japan)