Tomoko Sakumoto

2014-2016

 

2009-2012

Lives and works in Okayama

1978 Born in Okayama, Japan

2000 Graduated from Okayama University, B.F.A.

2002 Okayama Prefectural University Graduate School, M.F.A.

Current Lecturer at Okayama Prefectural University’s Faculty of

 Design

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 Form From | TEZUKAYAMA GALLERY

2015 Tomoko Sakumoto Solo Exhibition | Gallery A-zone, Okayama

2012 Form From | Nagi Museum of Contemporary Art, Okayama

2010 Tomoko Sakumoto’s Objet | Gallery A-zone, Okayama

2008 Shimashimasekai | Cifa-Cafe, Okayama

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 ‘SUMMER 2017’ | gallery A-zone, Okayama

ART CENTRAL | Central Harbourfront, Hong Kong

2016 ART IN PARK HOTEL TOKYO | Park Hotel Tokyo

2015 ‘Meer Kunst van het Decoreren’ | Keramiekcentrum Tiend-

schuur, Holland

‘Artists of Faenza + Eri Dewa + Tomoko Sakumoto’ | Sekiguchi Museum, Tokyo

2014 ‘A way to Connect with the World…’ | Museum of Modern Ce-

ramic Art, Gifu

‘Minimal Art’ | Gallery A-zone, Okayama

ART FAIR TOKYO

2013 ‘All kinds of Ceramics…’ | The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park,

Shiga

‘Ceramica contemporanea giapponese in Italia’ | Istituto Giapponese di Cultura in Roma, Italy

‘The Point of View of Female Artists’ | Hankyu Umeda Main Store, Osaka

2011 ‘Ceramica Viva…’ | Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Tokyo/Gallery

Voice, Gifu

‘Enjoying Ceramic Art…’ | The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park, Shiga

‘Rittai butsubutsu-ten’ | Bunkamura Gallery, Tokyo

2010 ‘Holiday Toast’ | MIYAKO YOSHINAGA Art Prospects NY

2009 ‘The Art of Now…’ | Takahashi City Mus. of History/Nagicho

Mus. of Cont. Art etc.

 

AWARDS

2009 2nd Volvo Art & Design Competition, Award of Excellence

The 5th World Ceramic Biennale Korea 2009, Selected

2011 57th International Competition of Ceramic Art, Italy, Premio

Cersaie Faenza

30th Chozasho Tokoname Ceramic Art Exhibition Prize, Selected

2012 9th Marusen Culture Award

13th Okayama Arts and Culture Award, Grand Prix

2014 International Ceramics Festival Mino’14, Selected