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Kiyoshi Yamato. Meizen kiln.

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  • Born in 1953
  • Yamaguchi city.

1974: Trained under his father Hiroshi Yamato.

history

1974: Selected for Yamaguchi prefectural art competition. Five times.

1976: Exhibition Hiroshi and Kiyoshi at Yokohama Takashimaya.

1977: Selected Western Japan kogei competition. Five times.

1978: Solo exhibition at Nihonbashi Tokyu.

1979, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1990, 1998: Solo exhibition at Yokohama Takashimaya.

1981: Selected for Japan ceramic competition.

1983, 1984, 1988, 1990, 1998: Selected for Japan traditional kogei competition.

1988: Prized Asahi newspaper company incentive award of Japan kogei Yamaguchi branch.

1989: Solo exhibition at Umeda Hanshin.

1992: Awarded honorable mention of Yamaguchi prefectural art competition. Twice.

1994: Became Nihon Kogeikai regular member. Left it in 2002.
Gained grand prix of Chanoyu no zokei competition.
Prized for NHK award of Japan kogei Yamaguchi branch competition.

1995, 1998: Solo exhibition at Hiroshima Sogo.

1995, 1996, 1997, 2003: Selected for Chanoyu no zokei competition.

1996, 1998: Solo exhibition at Tokyu head quarter. 

1996: Prized YAB TV station award of Japan kogei Yamaguchi branch.

2000: Start his own kiln “Meizen kiln”.

2001: Solo exhibition at Ginza mitsukoshi.

2002: Yuho Kaneshige and Kiyoshi Yamato exhibition at Takamatsu Mitsukoshi.

2006: Solo exhibition at Fujisaki department store in Sendai.

2007: Solo exhibition at Izumo Ichinohata department store.

2008: Solo exhibition at Yonago Tenmaya.
Solo exhibition at Ikebukuro Mitsukoshi.

2014: Solo exhibition at Yamaguchi Izutsuya.