USUI Hitomi

USUI Hitomi


Graduated from M.F.A. in Woodworking, Tokyo University of the Arts in 2010.

Recent 5 main activities (personal exhibitions, group exhibitions, concerts) are

- "Letters from Craft Artists", group, Tourindou Aoyama, Tokyo, 2017

- "Kinkakuji | Ginkakuji Tea Box Exhibition", group, Ginza Mitsukoshi, Tokyo, 2016

- "The Second New Fueled Crafts International Young Artisans Exhibition -Flame", group, Chinretsukan Gallery (Tokyo University of the Arts), Tokyo, 2016

- "EXHIBITION MATERIAL SYMPHYSIS", group, The Foyer gallery UCA, The Crafts Study Centre, London, 2016

- "2015 Tainan International Wood Art Exhibition", group, Tsung-Yeh Arts and Cultural Centre, Tainan, 2015

Awards received include:

- "Nippon Paint Design Center Award" Nippon Paint Co.,Ltd, 2008

- "Yoshino Japanese Paper Logo Design Award" The First Prize, 2006

About works / performance


nest 001, 2016, cherry/ maple/ branches, w350×d250×h100mm


scene 02, 2016, Japanese cherry/ cherry, w500×d200×h500mm

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Bought it online., 2016, Japanese white birch, dimensions variable

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For Gathering, 2016, oak, w180×d80×h810mm

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Ears Field, 2014, oak, w390×d20×h450mm

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come full circle, 2010, chestnut/ raw silk, w870×d110×h150