Ritsue Mishima (Japanese, born )

Timeline

1962
Born in Kyoto, Japan
1989
Moved to Venice, Italy
1996
Started working with glass, collaborating with Murano master glass blowers Livio Serena and Andrea Zilio (coldwork is carried out by Giacomo Barbini)
2001
Received Giorgio Armani prize for Best Artist at Sotheby's Contemporary Decorative Arts Exhibition, London

Exhibitions

2007
particelle silenziose, vangi museum, shizuoka, japan (solo)
2006
earth, fire & water, katie jones gallery, london
2006
galerie elisabetta bresciani, salò, italy
2006
from west and east, shugoarts, tokyo
2005
natuurfragmenten, with dorian hiethaar, brutto gusto, rotterdam (solo)
2005
life: objects of water and light, hedge gallery, san francisco (solo)
2005
stream of light on pollen, sakuranoki gallery, tokyo (solo)
2005
ijskoud, brutto gusto, rotterdam
2004
stream of light on en-gawa, shugoarts tokyo (solo)
2004
installation with vincenzo castella, le case d’arte, milan (solo)
2004
cool, brutto gusto, rotterdam
2004
imagining prometheus, palazzo della ragione, milan
2003
snow garden, shizuoka international garden and horticulture exhibition, pacific flora, main pavilion, hamamatsu, japan
2003
special guest at spring flower exhibition, frans hals museum, haarlem, holland
2003
glashard, brutto gusto, rotterdam
2003
fruits of desire, kroller-muller museum, otterlo, holland (solo)
2003
fruits of fire, brutto gusto, rotterdam (solo)
2003
vetri. nel mondo. oggi, istituto veneto di scienze, lettere ed arti, palazzo franchetti, venice
2003
la puissance du verre, international exhibition of contemporary glass, troyes, france
2002
kirarirola, vetrina bassani, galleria blanchaert, milan (solo)
2002
mishima intuizioni, sputnik pad, tokyo (solo)
2002
kirarirola, kobo + space tomo gallery, tokyo (solo)
2002
katie jones gallery, london
2002
contemporary decorative arts, sotheby's, london
2001
glassway, archaeology museum, valle d'aosta, italy
2001
geile glazen, brutto gusto, rotterdam
2001
contemporary decorative arts, sotheby's, london
2001
risonanze, san sisto chapel, basilica of san lorenzo, milan (solo)
2000
gibigiana, vivaio riva greenhouse, milan (solo)
2000
katie jones gallery, london
1999
fusion, palazzo dell'arengario, milan
1999
glass & ceramics, galleria blanchaert, milan
1999
giardino dell'anima, renzi & reale studio, milan (solo)