Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Akio Takamori  (1950 - )

About: Akio Takamori
 

Summary

Examples of his work

 
 

Quick facts

Exhibits - current  
 

Biography*

Museums

 
  Book references Magazine references pre-2007  
 

Discussion board

Signature Examples*

 
 
Buy and Sell: Akio Takamori
 

For sale ads

Auction results*

 
 

Wanted ads

Auctions upcoming for him*  
 

Dealers

Auction sales graphs*

 
 

What's my art worth?

Magazine ads pre-1998*  
 

Market Alert - Free

 
Lived/Active: Washington/Missouri / Japan      Known for: ceramic figural sculpture

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription

Available for Akio Takamori:

Quick facts (Styles, locations, mediums, teachers, subjects, geography, etc.) (Akio Takamori)

yes

Biographical information (Akio Takamori)

yes

Book references (Akio Takamori)

0

Museum references (Akio Takamori)

7

Artwork for sale (Akio Takamori)

1

Artwork Wanted (Akio Takamori)

2

Dealers (Akio Takamori)

3

Auction records - upcoming / past (Akio Takamori)

20

Auction high record price (Akio Takamori)

10/3/2010

Signature Examples* (Akio Takamori)

1

Analysis of auction sales (Akio Takamori)

yes

Discussion board entries (Akio Takamori)

0

Image examples of works (Akio Takamori)

20

Please send me Alert Updates for Akio Takamori (free)
What is an alert list?

Ad Code: 3
AskART Artist
from Auction House Records.
Glazed porcelain envelope vessel
Artwork images are copyright of the artist or assignee
This biography from the Archives of AskART:
Akio Takamori’s ceramic sculptures evoke an eerie sense of reality and presence. Often drawn from childhood memories of small-village life in Japan, his standing and sleeping figures depict ordinary people going about their day-to-day existence. Another body of Akio's work consists of ceramic vessels, often painted with erotic images.

Takamori was born in 1950 in Nobeoka, Miyazaki, Japan. He studied art at Masashino Art College, Tokyo, before moving to the U.S. in 1974. He received a BFA at the Kansas City Art Institute in 1976 and an MFA at Alfred University in New York in 1978. Since 1993 he has been a faculty member in the University of Washington School of Art.

Examples of Akio's work can be found in the Carnegie Institute Art Museum ( Pittsburgh), the Victoria & Albert Museum ( London), the Kansas City Art Institute, the Los Angeles County Museum, the Rhode Island School of Design Museum, and the Tacoma Art Museum, among others.

In 2006, the Arizona State University Art Museum created a touring "mid-career survey" of Akio's work, Between Clouds of Memory. The exhibit was shown at the Tacoma Art Museum in 2006; the UW's Henry Art Gallery presented Akio Takamori: The Laughing Monks that same year.

Source:
http://www.theclaystudioofmissoula.org/pages/potsketch2011.html#stoudt

** If you discover credit omissions or have additional information to add, please let us know at registrar@AskART.com.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists