Kizaki Kazutoshi

BIO/CV

b. 1976, Oita, Japan

Education
  • 2009

    Graduated from Oita Prefectural Technical Institute, Department of Bamboo Arts, Oita
    Studied under Tokuzo Shono, Bamboo Artist


Exhibitions and Accolades
  • 2010

    Encouragement Award, 31st Japan New Craft Arts Exhibition, Fukuoka

  • 2011                       

    33rd Japan New Craft Arts Exhibition, Tokyo

  • 2012                      

    Encouragement Award, 33rd Japan New Craft Arts Exhibition, Fukuoka
    Study in Oita and to be Brilliant, Oita Prefectural Art Museum, Oita
    10th  Japan Craft Arts Wood and Bamboo Exhibition, Tokyo

  • 2013                      

    Encouragement Award, 35th  Japan New Craft Arts Exhibition, Tokyo
    Member’s Effort Award, 34th Japan New Craft Arts Exhibition, Fukuoka
    Emerging Bamboo Exhibition, TAI Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

  • 2014                      

    The Hakone Open-air Museum’s Encouragement Award, 36th Japan New Craft Arts Exhibition, Tokyo
    Saga Newspaper Award, 35th Japan New Craft Arts Exhibition, Fukuoka
    Oita Bamboo Art: From the Modern to the Future exhibition, Beppu City Museum, Oita                                  
    Oita’s Art Moment, Japanese American Cultural Community Center, Los Angeles, CA

  • 2015                      

    New Wave: Oita Bamboo Art exhibition, Beppu City Museum, Oita
    Japanese Bamboo and the World Expo: A Century of Discovery, Japanese Friendship Garden, San Diego, CA

  • 2016                      

    38th Japan New Craft Arts Exhibition, Tokyo

  • 2017                      

    The Hakone Open-air Museum Incentive Award, 39th Japan New Craft Arts Exhibition, Tokyo

  • 2018

    Member’s Prize, 40th Japan New Craft Arts Exhibition, Tokyo


ARTIST STATEMENT