• YOUNG GLASS 2017: The Glass Factory Residency Prize

    YOUNG GLASS 2017: The Glass Factory Residency Prize

    I am honored to announce that "Weather Chandelier" was awarded one of seven prizes "The Glass Factory Residency Prize" in YOUNG GLASS 2017 at Glasmuseet Ebeltoft on June 10th, 2017. I am looking forward to working with The Glass Factory in Boda, Sweden.
    glasmuseet.dk/young-glass/?lang=en
    www.glassismore.com/core/content.php?op?

  • YOUNG GLASS 2017

    YOUNG GLASS 2017

    "YOUNG GLASS 2017"
    ( June 10 - October 29, 2017)
    Hours
    10am - 5pm
    Entry
    DKK 100/ EUR 14 (Adult)
    Address
    Glasmuseet Ebeltoft
    Strandvejen 8, Ebeltoft 8400 Denmark
    glasmuseet.dk/young-glass/?lang=en

    *YOUNG GLASS 2017 will be held at 2 other venues following Glasmuseet Ebeltoft:
    The Glass Factory, Boda, Sweden (November 11, 2017 - March 11, 2018)
    www.theglassfactory.se/english.html
    The National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK (March 24 - September 9, 2018)
    www.nationalglasscentre.com

  • The Poetics Of Weather

    The Poetics Of Weather

    "The Poetics Of Weather"
    ( Apr 29 - May 7, 2017)
    May 1and 2 are closed.
    Hours
    10:30am - 5pm (Last entry until 4:30pm)
    Entry
    Free
    Special Event
    May 4, 2017 (10am - 12pm)
    www.gokokuzan-houenji.jp/news/2017/0420?
    Address
    Houen temple
    6-14 Takaramachi, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa 920-0934 Japan
    www.gokokuzan-houenji.jp

  • Interval between Nature and Artifact

    Interval between Nature and Artifact

    "Interval between Nature and Artifact"
    ( April 12 - 18, 2017)
    This exhibition is curated by Yoshimura Koichi, Usaginonedoko. I am going to show my new style of work "Residue of Absence" (Shokubutu No Kioku in Japanese).

    Hours
    10am - 8pm (Friday and Saturday until 9pm/ Last day until 6pm)
    Entry
    Free
    Address
    Art Stage at Hankyu Umeda headquarter
    8-7 Kakuda-cho, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-8350 Japan
    usaginonedoko.net/info/?id=1550

  • Interview: Glass Quarterly

     Interview: Glass Quarterly

    Please check out the interview by Gabi Gimson, Urban Glass/ Glass Quarterly about my journey in April 2016 through March 2017. Thank you so much!
    www.urbanglass.org/glass/detail/convers?

  • Article: NEUES GLAS

    Article: NEUES GLAS

    NEUES GLAS: art and architecture magazine in Germany has interviewed my recent project. Thank you so much!

    Please check out the issue of NG 01/2017 in NEUES GLAS if you are interested in reading all articles.
    www.neuesglas-newglass.com

  • iaspis/ Konstnarsnamnden (Artist in Residence)

    iaspis/ Konstnarsnamnden (Artist in Residence)

    I am very excited at participating an artist in residence at iaspis in Stockholm, Sweden on Dec 27th, 2016 through Feb 28th, 2017. Please come say hi to me if you are around!
    www.konstnarsnamnden.se/default.aspx?id?

  • FUNN

    FUNN

    "FUNN"
    ( Nov 24 - Dec 23, 2016)
    Hours
    Wednesday - Sunday (12 - 5pm)
    Entry
    Free
    Address
    S12 Galleri og Verksted
    Skostredet 12, 5017 Bergen, Norway
    www.s12.no

  • The Irving Borowsky International Prize in Glass Arts at The University of the Arts

    The Irving Borowsky International Prize in Glass Arts at The University of the Arts

    I am thrilled to announce that I have been awarded the Irving Borowsky International Prize in Glass Arts at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA in the USA. I will give a lecture at 5:30pm on Nov 10th at UA and work with students at hotshop in the morning on the 10th and in the morning and afternoon on the 11th. Please come and visit me!
    www.uarts.edu/news/2016/10/uarts-awards?
    www.urbanglass.org/glass/detail/award-r?
    our.risd.edu/post/152337917719/glass-ma?

  • RISD GLASS FILM FESTIVAL

    RISD GLASS FILM FESTIVAL

    "RISD GLASS FILM FESTIVAL"
    ( Nov 4 & 5, 2016)
    Hours
    Nov 4th (Fri) 5:30-7PM/ Nov 5th (Sat) 5-6:30PM
    Entry
    Free
    Address
    Metcalf Auditorium, RISD Musem
    20 North Main St., Providence, RI 02903 USA
    risdmuseum.org
    glass.risd.edu/50-years-events/

  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Glass Lab (Lecture)

    University of Wisconsin, Madison, Glass Lab (Lecture)

    I am very excited to give a lecture and demonstration in Glass Lab at University of Wisconsin, Madison at 1pm on Nov 4th. Please come and visit me if you are around!
    website.education.wisc.edu/glasslab/
    website.education.wisc.edu/glasslab/pro?

  • Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, School of Art And Design, Glass (Lecture)

    Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, School of Art And Design, Glass (Lecture)

    I am very excited at giving a lecture in Glass department at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale at 6pm on Nov 1st. Please join my lecture!
    cola.siu.edu/artanddesign/undergraduate?

  • The Studio at Coring Museum of Glass (Artist in Residence)

    The Studio at Coring Museum of Glass (Artist in Residence)

    I am very excited at participating an artist in residence at the Studio at Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, USA between Sep 25th through Oct 29th, 2016. I focus on plant projects towards the exhibition in upcoming Spring in Japan and the experimental work for the application of glass and phosphorescent crystal mixture.
    www.cmog.org/bio/rui-sasaki
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=UNcIzYr5LUM

    Public Lecture: Oct 20th, 2016 (12-1PM)
    www.cmog.org/event/artist-residence-lec?

  • WHEREABOUTS

    WHEREABOUTS

    "WHEREABOUTS"
    ( Mar 27 - Sep 4, 2016)
    Hours
    Tuesday - Sunday (10am - 5pm)
    Entry
    EUR 5.00 (Adult)
    Address
    GLAZENHUIS, Flemish Centre for Contemporary Glass Art
    Dorp 14b, 3920 Lommel, Belgium
    www.hetglazenhuis.be/en
    www.hetglazenhuis.be/exhibitions/archiv?
    hyperopiaprojects.com

  • The Glass Studio at Chrysler Museum of Art (Performance)

    The Glass Studio at Chrysler Museum of Art (Performance)

    THE SPACE BETWEEN DREAMS
    I am very excited at participating "Third Thursday" at 8pm at the Glass Studio at Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, VA. I am going to collaborate with the Nancy Havlik Dance Performance Group and the team of the Glass Studio with inspiration from The Poetic of Space written by Gaston Bachelard. Please join the performance night!
    Video: vimeo.com/181076419
    www.chrysler.org/glass-studio/
    www.havlikdance.com

  • Pilchuck Glass School (Session 4: Phenomena)

    Pilchuck Glass School (Session 4: Phenomena)

    WONDER BUBBLES
    I am honored and very excited at teaching "Wonder Bubbles" between Jul 5th through 22nd, 2016 in Session 4: Phenomena at Pilchuck Glass School. Looking forward to seeing everyone there!
    www.pilchuck.com

  • PLUVIOPHILE

    PLUVIOPHILE

    "PLUVIOPHILE" (solo exhibition)
    ( May 20 - May 31, 2016)
    Hours
    Wednesday - Sunday (12 - 5pm)
    Entry
    Free
    Address
    S12 Galleri og Verksted
    Skostredet 12, 5017 Bergen, Norway
    www.s12.no

  • The Royal Danish Academy of Design, Craft-Glass and Ceramics (Lecture)

    The Royal Danish Academy of Design, Craft-Glass and Ceramics (Lecture)

    I am very excited at giving a lecture at 11am - 1pm on May 27th, 2016 in auditorium at The Royal Danish Academy of Design, Craft-Glass and Ceramics in Bornholm, Denmark. Please join my lecture!
    kadk.dk/en/programme/craft-glass-and-ce?

  • Interview: Glass Quarterly

    Interview: Glass Quarterly

    Please check out the interview by Andrew Page, Urban Glass/ Glass Quarterly about ongoing artist in residence at S12 Galleri go Verksted in Bergen, Norway. Thank you so much!
    www.urbanglass.org/glass/detail/3-quest?

  • S12 Galleri og Verksted (Artist in Residence)

    S12 Galleri og Verksted (Artist in Residence)

    I am very excited at participating an artist in residence at S12 Galleri og Verksted in Bergen, Norway between Apr 5th through May 31st, 2016. And, I will have my first SOLO exhibition on May 20th at S12 as well. I am going to explore the theme of weather in Bergen. Bergen is one of the most rainy cities in Europe and Nordic countries. How is the weather related to life in Bergen?How does people enjoy rain or subtle sunshine?
    www.s12.no/category/air-i-s12/

    Open Studio & Workshop: Apr 23rd, 2016 (12-5PM)
    www.b-open.no/workshoper-2016/

  • The Satoh Artcraft Research & Scholarship Foundation

    The Satoh Artcraft Research & Scholarship Foundation

    I am pleased to announce that I have been awarded a fellowship from the Satoh Artcraft Research & Scholarship Foundation in Japan towards projects and researches about the application of phosphorescent crystal mixture and glass in Apr 2016 through Mar 2017.
    artcraft.satoh-foundation.jp