As a thank you for your support, we will mail you "Drops of Soku-an" a work of art by Aiko Yamamoto using silk that was lying dormant in Soku-an. The reverse side is coated with a silver foil-like finish so that it can be used as a coaster after viewing. (Limited to 15 sets of 2 pieces per set)
A nostalgic machiya (traditional Japanese townhouse) is available for rent at a reasonable price. Use it for your trip to Shizuoka with your family, friends or colleagues. One ticket can accommodate up to 5 people per night.
Aiko Yamamoto's works of various forms such as tapestry, relief, and installation are based on experience learned from the field of textile. She has worked about dyeing workshops and projects through communication with others both domestic and international. She has worked on research related to dyeing, mainly in Asian countries such as Japan, Indonesia, Cambodia, China, Taiwan. She pursues the possibilities of "fabric" and "dye" by her own practical method.
〈経歴〉 2017 東京藝術大学大学院先端芸術表現科 修了 / MA, Graduate School of Fine Arts Inter-Media Art, Tokyo University of the Arts 2014 武蔵野美術大学工芸工業デザイン学科テキスタイル専攻 卒業 / BA, Craft Design Textile Course, Industrial and Craft Design, Musashino Art University
〈 受賞 / フェローシップ 〉 2018-2019 平成30年度ポーラ美術振興財団在外研修員として中国で研修 / The Pola Art Foundation Fellowship - Stay in China 2015 官民協働海外留学支援制度 トビタテ留学JAPAN 日本代表プログラム / Tobitate Japan program 2015 新潟伝統織物 亀田縞 2015年度グッドデザイン賞 受賞 / Niigata Traditional Textile Kamedashima - Good Design Award 2013 第2回床の間アートコンペ 最優秀賞受賞 (古湯温泉ONCRI /佐賀) / 2nd Tokonoma Arts Competition - Best Award Winner