The Calligraphic Life – kawauchi hackhoh

Tuesday, September 4 – Sunday, September 9, 2012

ONWARDS『- The Calligraphic Life -』

kawauchi hackhoh

Kawauchi Hackhoh is a calligrapher and seal carver of Chinese tradition.
Through repeated visits to China in pursuit of its origin since starting to study calligraphy in his early years, Hackhoh awakened to the beauty of seal carving.
He makes public works of seal carving and calligraphy in major exhibitions including Japan Fine Arts Exhibition, one of the most publicly acknowledged exhibitions of the fine arts in Japan, as well as independent group shows.

1983 Born in Tokyo, Japan

1997 Started to study calligraphy

2006 Accepted for the Japan Fine Arts Exhibition

Study in China at government expense (till 2007)

2007 Accepted for the Japan Fine Arts Exhibition

2008 M.Ed. at the postgraduate school of Tokyo Gakugei University

Research student at the postgraduate school of Daito Bunka University (till 2009)

2009 Accepted for the Japan Fine Arts Exhibition

2011 The 3rd 100 Artists Exhibition (Ouchi Gallery, NY)

http://www.ouchigallery.com/upcoming.html