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|1948||/||Born in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.|
|1968||/||Enrolled in Tama Art University,Tokyo|
|1972||/||Studies of Ai-gatazome [Japanese indigo stencil dyeing] under a Matsubara brothers. [Their father, Sadakichi Matsubara who has since passed away, was a living national treasure. ]|
||Enrolled India National University of Visva-Bharati to study the techniques
and the history of dyeing in India and India indigo dyeing
.[ I focussed especially on ethnic costumes of India,
woodblocks and dyeing, and the indigo blue of India.]-It clicks-
|1975||/||Graduated from Tama Art University with degree of Master of Art and Craft.|
|1976||/||Started the cultivation of Japanese indigo plants for personal use.|
|1977||/||Found ANZAI Indigo Stencil Art Dyeing [Ai-gatazome] Studio.
Established "Heki -Ι-", study group for dyeing fabric.
|1980||/||Invited by Surface Design Association ,U.S.A. to present workshops and
lectures on Japanese indigo stencil dyeing [Ai-gatazome] at ten universities
and two art centers in the
United Ststes. -clicks -
|1984||/||Invited to demonstrate and hold workshops in Japanese indigo stencil dyeing at "1984 Japan in Rotterdam", the Netherlands. Researched and studied ancient textiles in museums in the Netherlands , the United Kingdom, France, and Germany .|
|1986||/||Solo Exhibition , Tokyo American Club Gallery , Tokyo.
Researched and studied textiles in India.
|1988||/||Featured in the television program"The Message of My Mind ", broadcasted by N.H.K, for an introduction and demonstration of my work.|
|1990||/||Featured on TV Aichi for a description of my works.|
|1991||Invited to exhibit "A Cross of Fiber Art Costumers on the exhibition ", South Korea .|
|1994||/||Invited to exhibit three works shown at Crafts Gallery , The National Museum
of Modern Art ,Tokyo .
Designed the package of "The KINU[¦E«Κ[[ Japanese hiragana characters ] Soap"for
Kanebo Co.,Ltd .
|1995||/||Invited to exhibit "The International Exchange Exhibition of Textile Design ", South Korea.|
|1996||/||My work purchased by The National Museum of Modern Art ,Tokyo .|
|1999||/||Research and study of Indonesian dyeing and weaving, including indigo.|
|2000||/||Solo exhibition, Kimono Art Museum, Tokyo.|
|2003||/||Solo exhibition, Gallery Kei, Atsugi, Kanagawa Prefecture.
Featured on Sky Perfect TV program "A Color from Ancient Times of Japan " for an introduction and demonstration of my work.
|2004||/||Solo exhibition, Gallery Kou, Tokyo.|
|2005||/||Solo exhibition, Gallery Kei, Atsugi, Kanagawa Prefecture.
Member of the examination committee of the 41th Kanagawa Fine-Arts Exhibition 2005 .
|2008||/||Comprehensive solo big exhibition , Keio Plaza Hotel Lobby Gallery , shinjuku , Tokyo .|
|2016||/||Published Japanese indigo stencil art dyeing [ Ai-kataezome } work collection .-clicks-|
|Since 1978 , my work was featured in 148 times solo Exhibition and 15 group exhibitin.|
| In 2003 , I featured Gallery- K , Atsugi , Kanagawa-prefecture ,Japan .
Arts & Crafts gallery-K Owner .
|Other Activities||Lectures and workshops I conducted include.|
|"Japanese indigo blue and Japanese stencil art dyeing "|
|"Japanese natural dyeing[known as plants and vegetable dyes] "|
Introductory demonstration of vegetable dyes for 150-160 fifth graders of Atsugi Municipal Sanda Elementary School in 2001-2003.
|Public Collection||The National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo .|
Atsugi Chamber of Commerce & Industry 5F Hall, Kanagawa prefecture, Japan .
|ATSUGI dyeing-with-vegetable [ natural ] dyeing study group superintendence Vegetable(plant) dye researcher in Japan|
|Studio ANZAI||Post No : 243-0211|
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