Oki Toshie

Oki Toshie

BIO/CV

b. 1976, Gunma, Japan

Education
  • 1999

    Studied under Iizuka Shokansai


Exhibitions & Accolades
  • 2002

    Admitted to the 42nd Eastern Japan Traditional Craft Arts Exhibition (thereafter admitted many times)

  • 2003

    Winner of the Encouragement Award at the 50th Japan Traditional Craft Arts Exhibition (thereafter admitted many times)

  • 2005

    Admitted to the 10th Japan Traditional Craft Arts Wood and Bamboo Exhibition (thereafter admitted again)

  • 2006

    Received the Tokyo Board of Education Member’s Award at the 46th Eastern Japan Traditional Craft Arts Exhibition
    Became a full member of The Japan Traditional Craft Arts Association

  • 2008

    New Bamboo: Contemporary Japanese Masters, Japan Society, New York City, NY

  • 2009

    Many Shapes of Bamboo III, Oita Prefectural Art Museum
    Received the Member’s Award at the 12th Japan Traditional Craft Arts Wood and Bamboo Exhibition

  • 2010

    Different Sensitivity: Women in Bamboo Art, TAI Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
    Winner of Hokkaido Governor’s Prize at the 50th Eastern Japan Traditional Craft Arts Exhibition

  • 2013

    Winner of Kawatoku Prize at the 53rd Eastern Japan Traditional Craft Arts Exhibition

  • 2014

    Masterpieces of Bamboo Art in Tochigi, Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Utsunomiya, Japan

  • 2017

    Masterpieces of Japanese Bamboo Art, TAI Modern at Joan B Mirviss LTD, New York, NY

  • 2019

    Received the Prize of Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology

  • 2020

    Masterpieces of Bamboo Art: Katsushiro Soho and Fujinuma Noboru, Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Utsunomiya, Japan

  • 2021

    Winner of the Mitsukoshi Isetan Prize at the 18th Japan Traditional Craft Arts Exhibition

  • 2022

    Winner of the Asahi Newspaper Prize at the 62nd Eastern Japan Traditional Craft Arts Exhibition


Museum Collections
  • David Woods Kemper Memorial Foundation, Kansas City, MO

    Portland Arts Museum, OR

    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia