Log In

Tomiko Kato Edit Profile

Nihon-ga artist

Tomiko Kato, Japanese Nihon-ga artist. Certified secondary and university teacher. Recipient honorable mention Yamatane Art Museum Award, 1981.

Background

Kato, Tomiko was born on November 16, 1936 in Tokyo. Daughter of Seiji and Yae Suzuki.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Tokyo National University Fine Arts/Music, 1959.

Career

Artist in Nihon-ga (Japanese style painting).

Achievements

  • Certified secondary and university teacher.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Solo exhibitions of works at Shiseido Ginza Gallery, Tokyo, Matsuya Ginza Gallery, Tokyo, 1983, 86, 90, 93, Bill Hodges Gallery, New York City, 1996-1998, 2002, Takashimaya Art Gallery, Tokyo, 1997, Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden, New York City, 2000. Group exhibitions at Yamatane Art Museum, Tokyo, 1977, 79, 81, Saitama Prefectural Modern Art Museum, 1988, Takashimaya Gallery, Tokyo, 1981-1998, Mitsukoshi Gallery, Tokyo, 1992-1996, numerous others. Author: Sakura no mori no mankai no shita (Beneath Blossoming Cherry Trees), 1993.

      Dancer, choreographer Performance Art: Dances of My Paintings in Real Space, 1986. Guest on television program. Subject of numerous reviews.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Japanese dance, shamisen, theater, music.

Connections

Married Yasuo Kato, March 7, 1958. 1 child, Yuka.

father:
Seiji Suzuki

mother:
Yae Suzuki

spouse:
Yasuo Kato

child:
Yuka Kato