Kazuko Uga


 

Biography

 

1954 Born in Chiba, Japan

1978 Graduated ceramic design, Musashino Art University, Tokyo Japan

1983 Received Choza Prize at the Chozasho Ceramic Competition of traditional work,

        Tokoname Japan

1988 Received Newcomer Prize at the Chozasho Ceramic Competition, Tokoname Japan

1988 First Individual Exhibition at the Gallery Sera in Tokoname Japan.

1991 Selected to exhibit at the Asahi Contemporary Crafts Competition, Japan

1992 Selected for the Mino International Ceramics Competition, Mino Japan

1993 Juror’s Recommendation Prize at the Menbachitaishou (Noodle bowl-Grand prize)

        Competition, Tokyo Japan

1994 Selected for the Menbachitaisho Competition, Tokyo Japan. Also selected for the

        “Hananotou-ten” , and the Unglazed Ceramics Competition. Selected for the Izushi

        Triennial Porcelain Competition, Hyogo Japan

1997 Participated at Exchange work shop program in the Czech Republic.

        Selected for the Izushi Triennial Porcelain Competition, Hyogo Japan.

1999 Workshop at the Delhi Blue Pottery in India and exhibition in New Delhi. Participation

        in The Mug Cup Symposium in the Czech Republic.

        Selected for the Craft Competition, Tokyo Japan.

2000 Third selection for the Izushi Porcelain Triennial, Hyogo Japan.

2001 Participated The Pot Symposium in Czech Republic

        Selected for Chozasho Competition, Shigaraki Japan

2002 Beer Mug Exhibition, Sapporo, Japan

2003 Participated Mug Cup Symposium in Czech Republic

        Selected Izushi Porcelain Competition, Hyogo Japan

2004 Selected for The First Taiwan Ceramic Biennale

        Workchop at Spain

        Workshop at Korea 

2005 Selected for The 3rd Ceramic Biennale Korea 2005

2006 Izushi Porcelain Competition, Merit Prize, Hyogo Japan

2007 The Asahi Contemporary Crafts ,Recommendation Prize, Osaka Japan

2008 Taiwan Ceramic Biennale, Juror’s Recommendation Prize

2009 Residence at Patisatu Studio in Malaysia and exhibition at Kuala Lumpur

2011 Participated Mug Cup Symposium in Czech Republic

2012 Workshop at Macao

2013 Selected for Taiwan Ceramic Biennale 2012

 

Collection

Yingge Ceramics Museum, Taipei

Icheon World Ceramic Center, Korea

Itou Seiei Museum, Hyogo Japan