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Yasu Eguchi, Japanese artist. Recipient Selective Artist award Yokohama Citizen Gallery, 1965; recipient Artist of Year award Santa Barbara Arts Council, 1979, Honorary Citizen award City of Heidenheim, 1980, The Adolph and Clara Obrig prize National Academy of Design, 1983, Certified of Merit National Academy of Design, 1985, 87.

Background

Eguchi, Yasu was born on November 30, 1938 in Japan. Came to the United States, 1967. Son of Chihaku and Kiku (Koga) Eguchi.

Education

Student, Horie Art Academy, Japan, 1965.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited exhibitions, Tokyo Museum Art, 1963, 66, Santa Barbara Museum Art, California, 1972-1974, 85, Everson Museum Art, Syracuse, New York, 1980, National Academy Art, New York City, since 1980. One-man shows include Austin Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1968-1987, Joy Tash Gallery, Scottsdale, 1989-1999, Greystone Galleries, Cambria, California, 1969, 70, 72, Copenhagen Galleries, California, 1970-1978, Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum, Seattle, 1974, 84, 98, Hammer Galleries, New York City, 1977, 79, 81, 93, 2001, 2002, City of Heidenheim, Germany, 1980, Artique Limited, Anchorage, since 1981, Heidenheim Museum Art, 2000. Public and private collections, Voith Gmbh, Germany, City of Giengen and City of Heidenheim, Germany, represented, Deer Valley, Utah, Hunter Resources, Santa Barbara, American Embassy, Paris, Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum, Seattle, National Academy Art.

      Author: Der Brenz Entlang, 1980. Author: Yasu Eguchi, Kunstmuseum Heidenheim, 2000. Contributor to jours in field.

Membership

Active Guide Dogs for the Blind, San Raphael, California, 1976, City of Santa Barbara Arts Council, 1979, The Eye Bank for Sight Restoration, New York, 1981, Anchorage Arts Council, 1981, Santa Barbara Museum Natural History, 1989, Kinder & Kunst Artist Projecti, Heidenheim, Forest Lawn Museum, 2006.

Connections

Married Anita Phillips, February 24, 1968.

father:
Chihaku Eguchi

mother:
Kiku (Koga) Eguchi

spouse:
Anita Phillips