Personal Information

 

Atsushi Kitahara

 

Address: Goethestraße 17, 06114 Halle (Saale), Germany

Telephone: +49(0)15224566114

E-mail: mail(at)atsushikitahara.com

 


Education

 

2011-2013 / M.A. Product Design and Applied Art (Porcelain, Ceramics, Glass)

Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle (Halle,Germany) 

2000-2004 / Ceramic Design Course, Department of Craft and Industrial Design, Faculty of Design,

Okayama Prefectural University (Okayama, Japan)

1997-2000 / Ichijo Senior High School (Nara, Japan)

 

Working Experience

 

2015- / Freelance Ceramic Designer

2005-2010 / MARUMITSU & co.,ltd., SOBOKAI, Ceramic Design for business use, Designer (Aichi, Japan)

2004-2005 / Yamagishi Design Office, Design Section (Hyogo, Japan)

 

Other Working Experience

 

2005-2010 / HOTERES JAPAN (Tokyo, Japan)

2005-2009 / Interior Lifestyle Tokyo (Tokyo, Japan)

2009 / Cu-Cal (Japan)

2006 / 100% Design Tokyo (Tokyo, Japan)

 

Qualification

 

2004 / Curator (Instances for contents of business: Museum educator, Exhibition designer, Restorer, Conservator, Registrar etc.)

 

Pair Exhibition

 

2004 / Utsuwamono (Kobe, Japan) / Gallery Kitanozaka

 

Groupe Exhibition

 

2013 / Reflexion ("IKIRU: POST-TSUNAMI - Fotografie aus Japan") Halle (Saale) / f2 – halle für kunst GbR

2013 / H-Alles Kannen (Hamburg, Germany) / craft2eu 

2012 / Messe KUNST UND HANDWERK (Hamburg, Germany) / Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe 

2012 / PROBIEREN GEHT ÜBER STUDIEREN (Durnberg, Germany) / Weingut Thürkind

 

Exhibitions and Awards

 

2014 / TALENTE 2014 / Honorable mention / Handwerkskammer für München und Oberbayern (Munich, Germany)

2005 / The 7th  International Ceramics Competition MINO / Honorable mention / Ceramics Park MINO (Gifu, Japan)

2003 / Kobe Sakaemachi惻Kaigan-Dori Creator Selection 2003 / Shortlisted (Hyogo, Japan)

The 33rd Nagasaki Ceramics Competition 2003 / Honorable mention (Nagasaki, Japan)

Kanazawa-Wan Grand Vase Prize, 2003 / Honorable mention (Ishikawa, Japan)

2003 Craft Competition In Takaoka / Honorable mention (Toyama, Japan)

2002 /    The 6th  International Ceramics Competition MINO / Honorable mention / Ceramics Park MINO (Gifu, Japan) 

 

Lecture

 

2011 / “From a Field of Ceramic Design”: Okayama Prefectural University (Okayama, Japan) / 22.02.2011

I was invited to give a lecture of Educational Programme for Promoting of Hatching “Designer in the making”,

and talked about my experience in a local tableware-producing area.

 

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