OMURA Shunji

Professor

Graduated from Tokyo Glass Art Institute

 

Research theme: Investigation of unrevealed possibilities of formative design using glass materials in the field of sculpture and craft design, and present contemporary glass works.

 

1993-97 “New Glass in Japan Exhibition”(Traveling exhibition in Germany) / Solo exhibition in Musée des beaux-arts d’Orléans (France) /
Presentation of work at Glass Museum (Denmark).
1998 Grand Prix / “the 2nd Beauty of Contemporary Glass Exhibition” in Milano.
2003  “Craft Today– 21 artists from America, Europe and Asia”
2010〜15  Installing many works in residential spaces.
Teaching as lecturer of workshops in various universities in the world.
His works are selected for permanent collection at the Craft Gallery of National Museum of Modern Art, Yokohama Museum of Art, and Toyama Glass Art Museum.

 

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Cube Ⅱ 2002

 

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Healing wall 2003

 

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Zekoo 02 2009

 

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“Ryu”-Black streams- 2011

 

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Blade man 004 2014