Artists
  • Toshiya Nokuwa
  • Toshiya Nokuwa
  • Toshiya Nokuwa
  • Toshiya Nokuwa
  • Toshiya Nokuwa, 13x18x21cm
Toshiya Nokuwa Toshiya Nokuwa Toshiya Nokuwa Toshiya Nokuwa Toshiya Nokuwa, 13x18x21cm

My task is to make the unseen seen, to give form to the fabled creatures of Japanese mythology. Their existence is deeply intertwined with the cultural consciousness and daily life of the Japanese people.

Profile

1961 Born in Sakai
1980 Inami Sculpture Introduction
2000 Nanao Art Special Exhibition”
Kaga Snow Design Award, Winner
Ooya Wood Carving Folk Art, Grand Prix
2001 Sculpture Exhibition of Kappa, (Tokyo)
2nd B-works Exhibition (Tokyo)
2003 Solo Exhibition (Tokyo)
‘04-’07   Group exhibition, solo exhibition activities
2008 “Lotus Society” Group Exhibition, Wood carving (Tokyo)
“From Now” Group Exhibition, Wood carving (Sendai)
2009 “Lotus Society” Group Exhibition, Wood carving (Tokyo)
“From Now”, Wood carving group exhibition (Sendai)
“Something Precious” Exhibition (Gallery Seizan)
2010 “Lotus Society” Group Exhibition, Wood carving (Tokyo)
“From Now” Group Exhibition Wood carving (Sendai)
2011 “Lotus Society” Group Exhibition, Wood carving (Tokyo)
2014 “Departure journey – a gift to the wonderful space”, (Mitsukoshi Nihonbashi Head office)
A Message with Form, (Mitsukoshi, Fukuoka)
Hasu no Kai (Lotus Society) Group exhibition, (Mitsukoshi, Sendai)