Mizuko Yamada


Education
1998 Graduated Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music BA of Art in Chokin department of  craft
1990 Graduated Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music MA of Arts in Tankin department of craft
1990,91   Researcher of Tankin department in Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music

Work Experience
2007 Lecturer in Japanese Symposium at  Edinburgh College of Art, UK
2005 Part-time Lecturer at Tama Art University, Tokyo
Promote Choukin and Jewellery Course
2000-06 Part-time Lecturer at Hiko-Mizuno Jewelry College, Tokyo
1997,98 Artist in residence at Edinburgh College of Art, UK
1996-00 Part-time Lecturer at Tohoku University of Art & Design, Yamagata
1995 Artist in residence at Royal College of Art, UK

Awards
2008 Tansuio Prize from Satoh Art Craft Foundation
1997 Scholarship for a researcher abroad from Satoh Art Craft Foundation
1996 Encouragement Prize in Takaoka Craft Competition
1990 Harada Prize for the graduation of MA

Selected Exhibitions
2008 ‘Transition’Bilston Craft Gallery, UK
2006 ‘Transfiguration: Japanese Art Jewellery Today’
at The National Musium of Modern Art Craft Gallery, Tokyo Japan
‘Contemporary Jewellery’at Object Gallery, Australias New Design Center, Sydney Australia
2001-04 ‘Mikromegas’at museums and galleries in all over the world
2001 ‘Contemporary Japanese Jewellery’ at Craft Council Gallery, London UK
1999 Solo exhibitions at least once a year in Japan
1998 Showcase show at The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh UK
1995 ‘Japanese Contemporasy Jewellery’at The Museum of Decorative Arts, Gent
Belgium and The National Museum of Modern Art Craft Gallery, Tokyo Japan

Collections
Banblen Powerhouse Museum, Australia
Hiko-Mizuno Jewelry College, Japan
Die Neue Sammlung, Staatiches Museum fur angewandle Kunst Design in der Pinakothek der Moderne, Germany
Royal College of Art, UK

 

Exhibitions

Archive

2009

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