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Norihito YOSHIMOTO/ paper cutwork KIRIE
Norihito YOSHIMOTO/ paper cutwork KIRIE
Norihito YOSHIMOTO/ paper cutwork KIRIE Norihito YOSHIMOTO/ paper cutwork KIRIE
1949 Born in Toyama City in Toyama Prefecture. Moved to Takayama City in Gifu Prefecture in 1964.
1973 Began doing kirie (decorative paper cutting).
1974 Began sales of kirie from home in Takayama City, Gifu Prefecture.
1975 Began holding private exhibitions in large cities such as Takayama, Nagoya, Toyama, Kamakura and Kyoto (until 2011).
1978 Won a prize in the 10th National Kirie & Kirigami Competition (met Jiro Takidaira, a well-known kirie artist). Also won a prize in the 11th and 12th years of the same competition.
  Submitted artwork for the First and Second Japan Kirie Art Exhibitions [sponsored by the Association of Japanese Kirie and the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum].
1981 Created inserts for Hida Hyakkei (written by Yukio Odori), a series published in Takayama Shiminjiho (a local newspaper for Takayama residents).
1984 Hida Hyakkei was published by Takayama Shiminjiho.
1989 Featured in Hito/Sonosekai, a program on NHK Television.
2002 Submitted artwork for the Oribe Craft Exhibition, a prefectural project of Gifu, in New York, Cologne and Tokyo until 2004.
2004 Began sales of artwork in department stores such as Mitsukoshi (Nihonbashi’s main store), Takashimaya (Osaka & Yokohama) and Matsuzakaya (Nagoya).
2008 Began a private exhibition at Takashimaya Department Store (Yokohama) each year until 2011.
2012 Began a private exhibition at Matsuzakaya Department Store (Nagoya) each year.
2014 2014 Had a private exhibition at Denver’s Central Library (Colorado) [a Takayama and Denver joint support project].
2015 Held a private exhibition at Hida Takayama Machino Hakubutsukan (Takayama Museum of History and Art) [sponsored by Takayama City].
Sent artwork Reiya 21-2 to Romanian President Klaus Iohannis with the support and recommendation of the Mayor of Takayama.
2016 Began creating inserts for quarterly magazine “Hitori, Futari…” (published by Hozokan) (until 2017).
Decided to limit sales of artwork to own gallery and Matsuzakaya Department Store’s Nagoya Branch.
   

Created numerous Hida Takayama tourism posters, book-cover designs and inserts for books published by Takayama City.

 


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Yoshimoto
Gifu Prefecture,Takayama City,Honmachi 2-52-3, 506-0011
Tel/Fax : 0577-32-0587
Mail : kirie.ny@hidatakayama.ne.jp

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