14th Imaizumi Imaemon

[Ceramic history]

  • 1962 Born in Arita-cho, Saga Prefecture
  • 1985 Graduated from Musashino Art University, Department of Industrial Design (Department of Metalwork)
  • 1988 Studied under Professor Osamu Suzuki in Kyoto
  • 1990 Arita, father, 13th Imaizumi Imaemon, engaged in housework
  • 1998 Received the Saga Bank Cultural Foundation New Face Award Received the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition Crafts Association Chairman's Award Received the Saga Newspaper Cultural Award Encouragement Award
  • 2012 (Heisei 24) Received the Japan Ceramic Society Award recommended by the secretary general of the Japan Kogei Association Western Branch
  • 2014 (Heisei 28) Appointed as chairman of the Arita Ceramic Art Association Certified as a holder of important intangible cultural property "color painting porcelain" (Living National Treasure)
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