DETAIL: Toots ZYNSKY 'Pennellata' 2004, 'Filet de Verre' fused and thermoformed colour glass threads
Jun KANEKO | untitled, Oval

Japan 1942
untitled, Oval 1994
stoneware, glazed
8.0 (h) x 70.0 (w) x 56.5 (d) cm
Acquired with the assistance of Raphy Star (this credit line to be confirmed).
NGA 2005.589
© Jun Kaneko 2005

Omaha, Nebraska, United States
born Nagoya, Japan, 1942, to United States 1963


1964  California Institute of Art, Los Angeles, CA
1964  Chouinard Art lnstitute, Los Angeles, CA
1966  University of California, Berkeley, CA
1970  Claremont Graduate School, CA

Selected solo exhibitions

Eldorado Gallery, Nagoya, Japan, 1969; Mori’s Form, Osaka, Japan, 1971; Woods-Gerry Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, 1975; Coa Gallery, Kyoto, Japan, 1977; Gallery Takagi, Nagoya, Japan, 1978, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1995; Clayworks Studio Workshop, New York, NY, 1979; Gallery Toen, Shigaraki, Japan, 1980; Helen Drutt Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, 1981, 1983, 1984; Banff Centre of Fine Art, Walter Phillips Gallery, AB, Canada, 1981; Betty Moody Gallery, Houston, TX, 1982; New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University, NY, 1982; Morgan Gallery, Shawnee Mission, KS, 1982; Ree Schonlau Gallery, Omaha, NE, 1983; Yaw Gallery, Birmingham, MI, 1983; Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1983; Paul Klein Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1983, 1986, 1988; Norman Fire House Art Center, Norman, OK, 1983; Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, MS, 1984; Public Square, Belleville, IL, 1984; Fabric Workshop Gallery, New York, NY, 1984; Laumeier Sculpture Garden, St Louis, MS, 1985; Tweed Museum, Duluth, MN, 1985; Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX, 1986; Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln, NE, 1987; Arabia Gallery, Helsinki, Finland, 1987; Heath Gallery, Atlanta, GA, 1987; Gallery Kasahara, Osaka, Japan, 1987, 1991, 1995; Kansas City Contemporary Art Center, MS, 1988; Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1988, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998; Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham, MI, 1988, 1990, 1993, 1997; Brendan Walter Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, 1989, 1991; New Gallery, Omaha, NE, 1989; Galerie Barbara Silverberg, Toronto, ON, Canada, 1989; Sioux City Art Center, IA, 1989; Klein Art Works, Chicago, IL, 1990, 1992, 1995, 1998, 2000; Blue Star Space, San Antonio, TX, 1990; Southwest Craft Center, San Antonio, TX, 1990; Leedy Voulkos Gallery, Kansas City, MS, 1990, 1993; Manchester Craftsman Guild, Pittsburgh, PA, 1990; Helen Drutt Gallery, New York, NY, 1992; Mark Masuoka Gallery, Las Vegas, NE, 1992; Horwich Lew Allen Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, 1994, 1996; Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, 1994, 1998; Indigo Gallery, Boca Raton, Fl, 1994; Frans Haismuseum, Haarlem, the Netherlands, 1996; Laura Russo Gallery, Portland, OR, 1996; Academy of Art, Leuven, Belgium, 1997; William Campbell Contemporary Art Inc, Fort Worth, TX, 1998; Center of the Earth Gallery, Charlotte, NC, 1998; Stroke, Osaka, Japan, 1998; Lewis and Clark College, Gallery of Contemporary Art, Portland, OR, 1998; The Art Center in Hargate, St Paul’s School, Concord, NH, 1999; Northern Clay Center, Minneapolis, MN, 1999; Lew Allen Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM, 1999; Imago Gallery, Palm Desert, CA, 2000; William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA, 2000; Durango Arts Center, Durango, CO, 2000; Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, 2001; University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie, WY, 2001; Nicolayson Art Museum, Casper, WY, 2001; Honolulu Academy of Arts, HI, 2001; Bullseye Connections Gallery, Portland, OR, 2001; Long House Reserve, East Hampton, New York, NY, 2001; Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX, 2001

Public collections

Australia  National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
International  Aichi Prefecture Museum of Ceramics, Nagoya, Japan; Arabia Museum, Helsinki, Finland; Banff Centre of Fine Arts, Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, AB, Canada; California State University, Sacramento, CA; Cranbrook Academy of Art/Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI; Detroit Institute of Arts, MI; De Young Museum, San Francisco, CA; European Ceramic Work Centre, ’s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands; Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY; Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, CA; Gifu-Ken Museum, Japan; Honolulu Academy of Art, HI; The Japan Foundation, Tokyo, Japan; Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE; Museum het Kruithuis, ’s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands; Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY; Museum of Contemporary Art, Honolulu, HI; Nagoya City Art Museum, Japan; Northern Arizona State University, Flagstaff, AZ; Oakland Museum, CA; Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA; Scripps College, Claremont, CA

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