Toshiko Takaezu  (American, 1929) 


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Toshiko Takaezu, Tall Shino Closed FormTall Makaha Blue Closed Form


Toshiko Takaezu
Tall Shino Closed Form
Tall Makaha Blue Closed Form

Jeffrey Spahn Gallery
Toshiko Takaezu, Tall Closed Form


Toshiko Takaezu
Tall Closed Form
Jeffrey Spahn Gallery
Toshiko Takaezu, Teabowl, chawan


Toshiko Takaezu
Teabowl, chawan
Jeffrey Spahn Gallery
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Toshiko Takaezu, Vessel


Toshiko Takaezu


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Toshiko Takaezu, Massive Moonpot with rattle


Toshiko Takaezu
Massive Moonpot with rattle
glazed, stoneware


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Toshiko Takaezu, Moonpot with rattle


Toshiko Takaezu
Moonpot with rattle
glazed, stoneware


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1948 - 1951   University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI
1951 - 1954   Cranbrook Academy of Arts, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1980   National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship
1983   Dickinson Art Award, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
1986   New Jersey Governor's Award
1987   Living Treasure Award, Honolulu, HI
1987   Honorary Doctorate Degree, Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR
1992   Howard Behrman Award, Princeton University
1992   Honorary Degree, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
1993   Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters, University of Hawaii
1994   Gold Medal, American Craft Council, New York, NY
1994   Human Treasure Award, University of North Carolina
1994   New Jersey Pride Award
1996   Honorary Doctorate Degree, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
1997   Honorary Degree, Cedar Crest College
2004   Women’s Committee of the Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show Award for distinguished achievement in American Craft
  Born in Pekeekeo, Hawaii
  Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu, HI
2005   Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
2005   Racine Art Museum. “Heaven & Earth”, Racine, WI
2004   Philadelphia Museum of Art, “The Poetry of Clay: The Art of Toshiko Takaezu”, Philadelphia, PA
2002   Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, NY
2002   Tang Museum, Skidmore College
2001   Neuberger Museum, Purchase, NY
2001   Toshiko Takaezu: An Essential Balance, The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI
2001   High Fire: Significant Ceramic Sculpture, Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art - Kansas City, MO
2000   Living with Form: The Horn Collection of Contemporary Craft, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
2000   Toshiko Takaezu: An Essential Balance, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
1999   Contemporary Japanese Abstraction, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
1998   Toshiko Takaezu: At Home, Hunterdon Museum of Art Clifton, NJ
1995 - 1998   Toshiko Takaezu: Retrospective, The Natioanl Museum of Modern Art and travel Kyoto, Japan
1997   Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1995   "Retrospective", The National Museum of Modern Art Kyoto, Japan
1994   "40 Year Survey", Perimeter Gallery Chicago, IL
1994   "The Cranbrook Years", Habatat/Shaw Gallery Farmington Hills, MI
1994   Longhouse Foundation East Hampton, NY
1994   Outdoor Sculpture, Longhouse Foundation East Hampton, NY
1994   , Forum for Contemporary Art St. Louis, MO
1994   Toshiko Takaezu: 1954-1994, Perimeter Gallery Chicago, IL
1994   Grounds for Sculpture Hamilton, NJ
1993   Charles Cowles Gallery NYC
1993   Honolulu Museum of Modern Art Honolulu, HI
1992   "Toshiko Takaezu: Recent Work", Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Art Philadelphia, PA
1992   Charles Cowles Gallery NYC
1992   "Toshiko Takaezu: Recent Work", Morris Gallery, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art Philadelphia, PA
1990 - 1991   "Toshiko Takaezu: Four Decades", Montclair Art Museum & traveling Montclair, NJ & others
1990   "Toshiko Takaezu - 1989-1990", The Gallery at Bristol-Myers Squibb Princeton, NJ
1990   Perimeter Gallery Chicago, IL
1989   University of Bridgeport Bridgeport, CT
1989   Arkansas Art Center Little Rock, AR
1989   Port of History Museum Philadelphia, PA
1989   Eloquent Objects Exhibit, National Museum of Kyoto Kyoto, Japan
1989   Fort Wayne Museum of Art Fort Wayne, IN
1989   Volcano Art Center, Kamehameha School Honolulu, HI
1988   University of Southern Illinois Edwardsville, IL
1988   Punahou School Honolulu, HI
1988   Tampa Museum of Art Tampa, FL
1988   Montclair Art Museum Montclair, NJ
1988   Ohio Designer Craftsman 25th Anniversary Invitational Show, OH Designer Craftsman 25th Anniv. Invit. Show Columbus, OH
1987   Philbrook Museum Tulsa, OK
1987   Twining Gallery New York, NY
1987   Perimeter Gallery Chicago, IL
1987   Hau-Pulamamau, Kuakini Hospital Honolulu, HI
1985   The Art Museum of Princeton Princeton, NJ
1985   Gallery North Setauket, NY
1985   Summit Art Center Summit, NJ
1975 - 1985   Florida Junior College Jacksonville, FL
1984   Historic Bethleham, Inc. Bethleham, PA
1983   Campbell Museum Camden, NJ
1983   Community College of Lancaster Lancaster, PA
1983   Trout Gallery, Dickinson College Carlisle, PA
1982   Merideth Contemporary Art Baltimore, MD
1982   Reading Museum Reading, PA
1981   Belks Art Gallery, Western Carolina University Cullowhee, NC
1980   University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, WI
1980   Contemporary Craft Center Portland, OR
1980   Keystone Junior College La Plume, PA
1979   New Jersey State Museum Trenton, NJ
1979   Haae Gallery of Art Bloomsburg, PA
1979   Cleveland Institute of Art Cleveland, OH
1977   American Craft Council Exhibition, American Craft Council Exhibition Winston-Salem, NC
1975   Visual Arts Faculty Show, Princeton Museum Princeton, NJ
1975   Skidmore College Saratoga Springs, NY
1974   Lafayette College Easton, PA
1973   Hunterdon Art Center Clinton, NJ
1971   Cedar Crest College Allentown, PA
1971   Boise Art Association Boise, ID
1971   Lewis & Clark College Portland, OR
1968   Swarthmore College Swarthmore, PA
1966   Contemporary Art Center of Hawaii Honolulu, HI
1966   Benson Gallery Bridgehampton, NY
1965   Edinboro State College Edinboro, PA
1965   Gallery 100 Princeton, NJ
1965   Indiana State University Terra Haute, IN
1965   Society of Arts & Crafts Boston, MA
1962   State University College of Education Oneonta, NY
1962   First National Invitational Ceramic Exhibition, San Jose State College San Jose, CA
1962   Denver Art Museum Denver, CO
1962   International Exhibition of Contemporary Ceramics, International Exhibition of Contemporary Ceramics Prague, Czechoslovakia
1961   University of Hawaii Honolulu, HI
1961   Cleveland Institute of Art Cleveland, OH
1961   Peabody College for Teachers Nashville, TN
1961   St. Mary's College Notre Dame, IN
1961   Clarke College Dubuque, IA
1961   Joslyn Center Omaha, NE
1961   Ostend International Show, Ostend International Show Ostend, Belgium
1960   International Culture Exchange Exhibit, International Culture Exchange Exhibit Czechoslovakia
1960   First International Cultural Exchange Exhibition, First International Cultural Exchange Exhibition Geneva, Switzerland
1960   Lake Erie College Painsville, OH
1960   Hanamura Gallery Detroit, MI
1959   Honolulu Academy of Arts Honolulu, HI
1959   Ostend International Show, Ostend International Show Ostend, Belgium
1959   U.S. Information Agency Show of U.S. Handcrafts, U.S. Information Agency Show of U.S. Handcrafts
1959   Cleveland Institute of Art Cleveland, OH
1958   Syracuse International Exhibition, Syracuse International Exhibition Syracuse, NY
1958   Brussels World's Fair, Brussels World's Fair Brussels, Belgium
1958   Cleveland Women's Club Cleveland, OH
1955   Bonniers NYC
1955   University of Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI