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Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016

Lesley Kehoe Galleries, Melbourne, Australia

2015

Koji Hatakeyama, Erskine, Hall & Coe, London, UK

2014

The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Aso Bijutsu, Tokyo, Japan

2013

Exhibition Space, Tokyo, Japan

Gallery Shibunkaku, Kyoto, Japan

Ippodo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2012

Galerie Petit Bois, Osaka, Japan

Gallery Kochukyo, Tokyo, Japan

2011

The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Gallery Shibunkaku, Kyoto, Japan

2010

Exhibition Space, Tokyo, Japan

2009

The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Galerie Petit Bois, Osaka

Gallery Kochukyo, Tokyo, Japan

Gallery Nishikawa, Kyoto, Japan

2008

Takashimaya Gallery X, Tokyo, Japan

Kandori, Tokyo, Japan

2007

Gallery Kochukyo, Tokyo, Japan

Gallery Nishikawa, Kyoto, Japan

Gallery Totaku, Nagoya, Japan

Gallery Now, Toyama, Japan

2006

Kandori, Tokyo, Japan

Gallery Kai, Tokyo, Japan

Kogen, Nagoya, Japan

Arai Atelier Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2005

Gallery Nishikawa, Kyoto, Japan

Takashimaya, Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka, Japan

Nanohana, Odawara, Japan

2004

Galerie Petit Bois, Osaka, Japan

Kandori, Tokyo, Japan

Gallery Now, Toyama, Japan

Seikado Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

2003

Gallery Nishikawa, Kyoto, Japan

Kogen, Nagoya, Japan

Arai Atelier Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Gallery Sano, Shizuoka, Japan

2002

Exhibition Space, Tokyo, Japan

Kandori, Tokyo, Japan

Gallery Now, Toyama, Japan

2001

Galerie Petit Bois, Osaka, Japan

Gallery Nishikawa, Kyoto, Japan

Kogen, Nagoya, Japan

Arai Atelier Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Nanohana, Odawara, Japan

2000

Gallery Now, Toyama, Japan

Miharudo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Gallery Plannet, Nagoya, Japan

1999

Gallery Nishikawa, Kyoto, Japan

Gallery Naufu, Gifu, Japan

1998

Galerie Pousse, Tokyo, Japan

Living Design Centre Ozone, Tokyo, Japan

1995

Gallery Now, Toyama, Japan

1991

Gallery Now, Toyama, Japan

Matsuya Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1990

Maronie Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

1989

Matsuya Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

Koji Hatakeyama & Matthew Harris, Erskine, Hall & Coe, London, UK

Face the Material, Takashimaya Gallery, Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka and Nagoya, Japan

2016

Craft Arts, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan

2014

SOFA Chicago, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL, USA

COLLECT, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

PAD, London, UK

2013

SOFA Chicago, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL, USA

COLLECT, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

Contemporary Kogei Styles in Japan, Morikami Museum, Miami, FL, USA

2012

COLLECT, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

New Footing, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan

Japan: The Land of Enchantment, The Palazzo Pitti Museums, Florence, Italy

Japanese Craft, Erskine, Hall & Coe, London, UK

2011

COLLECT, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

SOFA New York, Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY, USA

Utakata, Galerie Rosemarie Jager, Hochheim, Germany

Heavy Metal, Lesley Kehoe Galleries, Melbourne, Australia

2010

COLLECT, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

SOFA New York, Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY, USA

A Viewpoint on Contemporary Kogei, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan

2009

COLLECT, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

Raising The Bar: Influential Voices in Metal, Museum of Modern Art, Middlesborough, UK

2008

A Japanese Dialogue, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

COLLECT, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

2007

COLLECT, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

Japanese Suppleness, Gjethuset, Frederiksvaerk, Denmark

2006

COLLECT, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

Japanese Crafts, Galerie Besson, London, UK

2005

Alternative Paradise, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan

2004

New Movements in Crafts II, Takashimaya, Yokohama, Osaka and Nagoya, Japan

2003

Crafts Now - 21 Artists Each from America, Europe and Asia, Kanazawa, Japan

Twist in Japan, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nancy, France

2002

A History of Japanese Modern Craft, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan

Hands On, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA

New Movements in Crafts I, Takashimaya, Tokyo and Kyoto, Japan

2001

Contemporary Japanese Crafts, National Museum, Lima, Peru

Philadelphia Craft Show, Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA

2000

Utsuwa: Thoughts on Contemporary Vessels, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan

Contemporary Japanese Crafts, The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI, USA

1998

Contemporary Japanese Crafts, National Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark

1995

Japanese Studio Crafts, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

Guests of Japan, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Germany

1989

Salon Grand Public de l'Objet d'Art Contemporaine, SAAF, Paris, France

1988

Jugend Gestaltet, Sonderschau der Internationalen Handwerksmesse, Munich, Germany

Public Collections

21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan

Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museum, Aberdeen, UK

The Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, UK

Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, Birmingham, UK

Denmark Royal Family, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Japan Foundation, Tokyo, Japan

MOA Museum of Art, Atami, Japan

Musée Tomo, Tokyo, Japan

Museo de Arte Moderno, Buenos Aires, Argentina

The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan

The National Museum of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

National Museums of Scotland, Edinburgh, UK

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Rakusuite Museum, Toyama, Japan

Shiseido Art House, Kakegawa, Japan

Takaoka City Museum, Toyama, Japan

Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

Awards

2012

MOA Museum Art Award

2007

Grand Prix Sano Renaissance

2000

11th Takashimaya Art Award, Takashimaya Cultural Foundation

Professional Experience

2017

Professor at Kanazawa College of Art

2014

Lecturer at Kanazawa College of Art, Kanazawa, Japan (since 2008)

2011

Member of judging committee of Sano Renaissance, Sano, Japan

2009

Lecturer at Nagoya University of Arts, Nagoya, Japan

Member of judging committee of Asahi Modern Craft Exhibition, Osaka, Japan

2008

Member of judging committee of Asahi Modern Craft Exhibition, Osaka, Japan

2007

Lecturer at Royal College of Art, London, UK

Lecturer at Kyoto University of Art and Design, Kyoto, Japan

2000

Lecturer at Utatuyama Craft Workshop, Kanazawa, Japan

1999

Lecturer at Tama Art University, Tokyo, Japan

1985

Established workshop

Education

1980

Graduated from Kanazawa College of Arts and Crafts, Department of Metalwork, Kanazawa, Japan