Risako Yahagi


About

EDUCATION

2003 Tokyo Glass Art Institute, Advanced Level Course
2002 Ezra Glass Studio, Work Shop, under Tessa Clegg
Tokyo Glass Art Institute, Basic Course
2000 BA, Conservation Science of Cultural Properties Course, Literature Department, Nara University

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2007-2011 Technical Instructor of Kiln Works, Glass Craft Course, Craft Department,
Osaka University of Arts, Osaka, Japan
2002-2005 Assistant to Yuki Uchimura, Studio of Art & Craft, Tokyo, Japan

COMPETITIONS

2013 The 8th Cheongju International Craft Competition/Cheongju International Craft Biennale,
Cheongju, Korea
2012 5th 2012Contemporary Glass Competition in Onoda, Yamaguchi, Japan
InternationalGlass Prize 2012 GLAZEN HUIS, Belgium
2008 Daiichi Museum Contemporary Glass Competition, Nagoya, Japan
2004 Competition of Glass Craft Triennial, Hyogo, Japan
Competition of Forth Contemporary Glass in Satsuma, Kagoshima, Japan
2002 Competition of Contemporary Glass in Toyama, Toyama, Japan

EXHIBITIONS

2013 “The 8th Cheongju International Craft Competition/Cheongju International Craft Biennale
Sangsan Maru Convention Hall, Cheongju, Korea
“Face of Glass-Flower of Festival-” Hankyu Umeda Department 9FArt Stage, Osaka, Japan
“mille-feuille” Gallery SATORU, Tokyo, Japan
2012 “Glass 12 in Japan Tour Exhibition” Hillside Forum, Tokyou, Japan
“International Glass Prize 2012 Special Exhibition“The Object 2012”” GLAZEN HUIS, Belgium
2011 “Tokyo Glass Institute 30 Year Anniversary Exhibition Works By Alumni Glass Artists”,
Kawasaki City Museum, Kanagawa, Japan
2008 “National Liberty Museum Glass Now Auction”, National Liberty Museum, PA, USA
2007 “National Liberty Museum Glass Now Auction”, National Liberty Museum, PA, USA
“Kawasaki Glass Artists”, Kawasaki City Industry Hall, Kanagawa, Japan

BIBLIOGRAPHY

“International Juried Auction Exhibition” (2007, 2008) National Liberty Museum, PA, USA
“The Thesis Exhibition – A Japanese Approach’: THIS SIDE UP!” (Jan. 2005), Foundation of Unified Glass Artists, Valkenswaard, Netherlands
“Contemporary Glass Artists in Japan” (2004), Asahi Glass Company, Tokyo, Japan

Exhibited by

Work Selection

Risako Yahagi - Fragment of Light

Fragment of Light

Risako Yahagi - Dreamy Silk Drifting in Glass

Dreamy Silk Drifting in Glass