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artist , educator

Yukio Ozaki, Japanese artist, educator. Recipient 16 purchase awards for state buildings Hawaii Foundation on Culture and Arts, 1973-1998, honorable mention International Ceramics Festival, Mino, Japan, 1986, Living Treasure award Houpa Honganji Mission, Honolulu, 1994; named Professor of Year, Carnegie Foundation, 1998.

Background

Ozaki, Yukio was born on January 3, 1948 in Tokyo. Arrived in United States, 1971. Son of Shigeo and Shoko Ozaki.

Education

Bachelor, Gakushuin University, Tokyo, 1971. Master of Fine Arts, University Hawaii, 1977.

Career

Assistant professor art Chaminade University Honolulu, 1986-1991, associate professor, 1991-1997, professor, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Murals executed in wood carvings and ceramics State of Hawaii, Honolulu, 1978-2000.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Free diving.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Davis Train, October 4, 1986. Children: Reef, Clay.

father:
Shigeo Ozaki

mother:
Shoko Ozaki

spouse:
Elizabeth Davis Train

children:
Reef Ozaki

Clay Ozaki