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Wataru Hamasaka



Phone: Home: 81-86-526-5781
Email: wataru-h@arts.kusa.ac.jp
URL: http://www.kusa.ac.jp/~wataru-h/

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 Education

Study in Accademia di belle arti di Milano "BRERA" 1979

Complete :Kyoto Municipal University of Fine Art : Postgraduate course of Fine Art :special 1976

: Kyoto Municipal University of Fine Art :D.E.P.T Sculpture, B.F.A: 1974

Honors & Awards

Special selection award, Busan Biennale Organizing Committee, Busan Biennale Sea Art

Festival 2011,Korea

2011

Invited sculptor award of international stone sculpture Symposium , Ishinosato Festival

steering committee,Takamatsu-city, The 7th Ishi-no-sato Festhival stone scupture

competition

2006

Grand prize, ,Hyu-ga Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition2004 executive

committees,hyu-ga-city, - Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition in Hyu-ga2004

2004

Excellence Prize, Environmental art Institute / Hakone Open-Air Art Museum etc., The 4th

Environment Art Grand Prize '91

1991

Semi-Award, Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts,Utsunomiya,JAPAN , The 1th Art

Document'87 (Category of Installation)

1987

Utsukushi-ga-hara Open Air Museum Award, Hakone Open-Air Art Museum /

Utsukushigahara-kogen Open-Air Art Museum etc., The 4th Henry MOORE Grand Prize

Exhibition:(Competition Division)

1985

Exhibitions

The 8 th Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe , Group Exhibition, Cottesloe Beach, Perce , WA,

Australia, Curated by Jenepher Duncan, Terence Maloon, John McDonald

2012

The 15th Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Group Exhibition, Bondi Beach, Sydney, NSW,

Australia, Curated by Jenepher Duncan, Gefforey Edwards, Terence Maloon

2011

Busan Biennale Sea Art Festival 2011, Group Exhibition, SongDo Beach, Busan, Korea ,

Curated by Eriko Kimura, tan boon Hui

2011

The 7 th Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe , Group Exhibition, Cottesloe Beach, Perce, WA,

Australia, Curated by jenepher Duncan

2011

THE 6TH International Istanbul Stone Sculpture Symposium , Group Exhibition, mimar

Sinan Art University, Istanbul, Turkey

2008

De Stenen poort 10th International Sculpture Symposium , Group Exhibition, De Stenen

poort , Borkel en Schaft, Netherlands

2008

The 11th Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Group Exhibition, Bondi Beach, Sydney , NSW,

Australia, Curated by Deborah Edwards

2007

Exhibition”Ukabu” In cooperation with Mr. Graham Bennett, Group Exhibition, Arthouse

Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand

2006

The 7th Ishi-no-sato Festival international stone sculpture Symposium, Group Exhibition,

Shirohana Park, Takamatsu, Japan, Curated by Yoshiaki Inui, Tadayasu Sakai, Hideo

Toyama, Akira Tatehata, Yuko Hasegawa

2006

 

Sculpture Symposium in Chiang Mai , Group Exhibition, Chiang Mai University Faculty of

Fine art Department of Sculpture , Chiang Mai , Thailand

2004

Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition in Hyu-ga2004, Group Exhibition, Hyu-ga misaki green

Park, Hyu-ga, japan, Curated by Tadayasu Sakai

2004

Asago2001 Open Air Sculpture Exhibition in Tataraghi 2000, Group Exhibition, Asago forest

of the art Museum , Asago, Japan, Curated by Tsuyoshi Kanazawa, Kazuo Yamawaki,

Norihiro Nakajima

2000

Collections

The Ark in the Ark·V-b, Belconnen Arts Centre, ACT,Australia

The Ark in the Ark·VIII, Istanbul city,Turkey

The Ring in the Ring·I, Christchurch city,New Zealand

The Canoe in The Canoe, Christchurch city,New Zealand

The Boat in The Boat ·VIII , Takamatsu-City Waterworks bureau, Japan

Takase-fune&Takase-toshi/ Memory of climate, monument at park in front of railway station

"Shin-kurashiki,kurashiki city,Japan

The Sun Shine stone·I, Osaka City Industrial Creation Hall,Osaka city,Japan

The Stone face the Sun·II, Higashi-Onomichi Sculpture Park,Onomichi city,Japan

The Base of Sound·IX, Iwakura city Symbol Road ,Iwakura city,Japan

The Base of Sound·I, Act City hill of Chopin,Hamamatsu city, Japan

The Boat in The Boat ·II , Hosojima Port museum, Hyuga city,Japan

The Boat in the Boat-Fleet·I, Chiang Mai University Faculty of Fine art,Thailand

Spiral Park: Proposal of Water Flow Art Zone, Chokoku-no-mori Co.,Ltd/ Environmental Art

Research Institute,Japan

The meandering stone ·IV, Kasaoka open space of the Sun,Kasaoka city,Japan

Light wing stone·I, Kawane Junior High School,Kawane town,Japan

Reflection stone·II 35°NL, Maehira Park,Minokamo city,Japan

Solar Eclipse Stones: 1987-2000A.D.·III, Central Athletic Park, Hatano city,Japan

Shadow Stones I: 36 °N.L. , Chokoku-no-mori Co.,Ltd /The Utsukushi-ga-hara Open Air Museum

,Japan

Public Art Commissions

The Ark in the Ark·V-b, The project for Belconnen Arts Centre, Canberra, ACT, Australia,

$33,820

2009

Takase-fune&Takase-toshi/ Memory of climate, the project of monument at park in

front of railway station , Kurashiki, Japan, $63,686

2005

The Canoe in the Canoe, Artist in Residence Art center , Christchurch, New Zealand,

$12,278

2004

The Sun Shine stone·I, Art work in Osaka City Industrial Creation Hall , Osaka , Japan,

$76,430

2001

The Base of Sound·IX, Iwakura city Symbol Road / Sound Art installation, Iwakura,

Japan, $19,106

1996

The Base of Sound·I, Act City hill of Chopin Art Work, Hamamatsu, Japan, $19,106 1994

Light wing stone·I, Monument in commemoration of the new school building of Kawane

Junior High School, Kawane town, Japan, $38,212

1990

Affiliations

Professore ,Kurashiki University of Science and Arts, 2000 - Present