ARTISTS / Peter Hamann

井谷宗巖Peter Hamann

1956             Born in Bassett, Nebraska, USA

1978             B.A. in Art, Graceland College, Lamoni, Iowa, USA

1981             Accepted into Concorso Internazionale della Ceramica D’arte, Faenze, Italy

1985            Graduation from Tekisui Museum Full-time Ceramics Course, Ashiya, Japan

1995            Japan Traditional Kogei Kinki Exhibition, Japan Economic Times Award

1996            Quiet Clarity "Rin" at The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park, Shiga

                     Shinsho Kogei Association, Governor’s Award and Association Members Award

1998            Issui Association Exhibition, Kinoshita Memorial Award, Tokyo, Japan

2001            Issui Association Exhibition, Seibu Department Store Award,, Tokyo, Japan

2007           Special Exhibition “Ceramic Artists from Hyogo,” Hyogo Ceramics Museum

2015            Tanabe Museum of Art, Tea Ceremony Pottery Exhibition, Outstanding Merit Award

2018           Tobiten Exhibition, Tokyo Japan (6th time accepted)

2019           Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition (10th time accepted)

Japan Traditional Kogei Kinki Exhibition (33rd time accepted)

Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition (18rd time accepted)

Shinsho Kogei Association, Inagaki Awards

Permanent collection, AMOCA, Pomona CA

Permanent collection, Brunnier Art Museum, Iowa State University

Permanent collection, Museum of Contemporary Ceramic Art, Shigaraki

Permanent collections in New Zealand museums