Hiromine Nakamura

 

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A fourth generation Japanese doll maker, Hiromine Nakamura (b.1986) was born and raised in Fukuoka, Japan. Trained in traditional fine arts, specializing in woodcarving and ceramics, Hiromine challenges old conventions, with a fresh approach to sculpture, painting and calligraphy.

 

Education

2011  

Tokyo University of the Arts and Music.  M.A. Fine Art Sculpture

2009  

Tokyo University of the Arts and Music.   B.A. Fine Art Sculpture

 

Solo Exhibition

2014  

" SUSANOO ~ Portraits of the Gods ~ "     Gallery Maruhi / Tokyo

 

Prize

2016  

Received Merit Award of 2017 Kogei World Competition in the 3rd Triennale of Kogei in Kanazawa

2015

Selected for the 50th West Japan Arts and Crafts Exhibition, and received the Mayor of Fukuoka Award

2014   

Selected for the 49th West Japan Arts and Crafts Exhibition for the first time,

and received the Japan Kogei Association Award

2013   

Selected for the 60th Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition for the first time, and received the Best New Artist Award