Biography

1951   Born Tokyo
1985   Exhibited Neues-Glas-Aus-Japan Badisch State Museum Germany
1988   The 3rd International Glass Symposium Invited exhibitor, sculptural work
Tokyo Sarejo Park purchased sculptural work
1989   Awarded the 14th annual Yoshida Gojuhachi Prize, Art and Architecture
1990   Awarded Prize of Excellence Glass Art ’90 Narakawa Sculpture Park
1991   Notoshima Glass Museum, Ishikawa Prefecture, Purchased work
1991   Invited Exhibitor Espace Duchamp-Villon Centre-Saint-Sever, France
1992   Exhibited Avant-garde Crafts in JapanToday, Germany
1993   Exhibited In ‘pursuit of the steady hand’ Narakawa Prefectural Hall Gallery Exhibited Neues Glas in Japan Kunstmuseum, Dusseldorf, Germany
1994   Corning Incorporated USA Purchased sculptural work
1995   Uni.Charm Co Ltd Technical Centre Purchased Sculptural Work
Tradition and the Avant-Garde Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Japan Today Guest Lecturer Harbourfront Centre, Canada
1996   Iwata Ruri Shiseido Gallery Tokyo Ginza
1998   The Suntory Grand Prize Exhibition ‘98
Grand Prize Suntory Art Museum Akasaka Suntory Art Museum
1999   Osaka Zenkoji Purchase of Nirvana/anniversary Buddha
1999   Exhibited Japanese Craft Now Paris, Tokyo, Hiroshima, Fukuoka
2000   Toppan Hall Publishing Co Ltd Purchase of Sculptural work
2001   Exhibited Regarding Vessels: Tokyo National Museum of Modern Art
Exhibited Tsubaki-kai 2001 Ginza Tokyo
2002   Exhibited Tsubaki-kai 2002 Ginza, Tokyo
Shiseido Arthouse Purchased Sculptural Work
Exhibited Global Art Glass Triennale Borgholms-Slott-Sweden
2003   Tsubaki-kai 2003 Regarding Small Things Ginza, Tokyo
Exhibited Glass Without Inhibition Hokkaido Contemporary Art Museum,
2003   Ginza Mikimoto commissioned Christmas Tree Decoration
2004   Tsubaki-kai 2004 Ginza, Tokyo
2005   Tsubaki-kai 2005 Ginza, Tokyo
Shiseido Arthouse Purchased Sculptural Work
2006   ‘Proud’ minami-aoyama, installation art commissioned
2007   Tokyo ‘mid-town’ installation commission

Biography
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Lesley Kehoe