• Oushi Zokei 1991
    Oushi Zokei 1991
    black granite 38 x 50 x 25cm $22,000
  • No.#15
    No.#15
    green serpentine 90 x 30 x 10cm $18,000
  • Oushi Zokei Torus Infinity W-8
    Oushi Zokei Torus Infinity W-8
    granite 48 x 70 x 40 cm $25,000
  • Taiwa Dialog
    Taiwa Dialog
    black granite 43 x 49 x 21 cm $22,000
  • Oushi Zokei (2012)
    Oushi Zokei (2012)
    white granite 52 x 60 x 20 cm $20,000
  • Oushi Zokei 45 (2011)
    Oushi Zokei 45 (2011)
    blue granite 60 x 40 x 23 cm $23,000
  • Heart
    Heart
    black granite 44 x 46 x 20 cm $22,000
Keizo Ushio

BORN

1951 Fukusaki Town, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan

 

EDUCATION

1976 University of Arts Graduated School, Kyoto City

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2008 Robert Steele Gallery, New York, USA

2005 Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney, Australia Urmont, Stein, Holland

2000 Daimaru Kobe, Hyogo, Japan Reykjavik, Iceland

1995 Gallery 16, Kyoto, Japan Yamatoyashiki, Himeji, Hyogo, Japan

1994 Gallery Iteza, Kyoto, Japan

1992 Erude Hall, Fukusaki, Hyogo, Japan

1991 Japan Artist Society Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1990 Nishi-Harima Culture Hall, Hyogo, Japan

1988 Commemorative Exhibition of Studio Establishment, Keizo Studio, Hyogo, Japan

1985 Gallery Suzuki, Kyoto, Japan

1983 Gallery 16, Kyoto, Japan

1980 Gallery 16, Kyoto, Japan 1979 Tokiwa Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1976 Gallery 16, Kyoto, Japan

1975 Gallery Iteza, Kyoto, Japan

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2013 Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe, WA, Australia

2008 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, NSW, Australia Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe, WA, Australia

2007 Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe, WA Australia Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, NSW, Australia

2006 Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe, WA Australia Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, NSW Australia Veksolund, Copenhagen, Denmark

2005 Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe, WA Australia Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, NSW Australia Veksolund, Copenhagen, Denmark

2004 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, NSW Australia Veksolund, Copenhagen, Denmark

2003 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, NSW Australia

2002 BRIDGES the Mathematical Connections in Art, Music, and Science

2002 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, NSW, Invited Artist.

2001 Sculpture in the City, 2001, Martin Place, Sydney, NSW Australia Sculpture by the Sea, 2001, Bondi, NSW Australia Sculpture by the Sea, 2001, Hobart, Tasmania Australia 2000 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, NSW Australia

1999 ISAMA99 Spain San Sebastian, Invited Artist. Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, NSW Australia

1998 9th Exhibition, Form in Art, Hyogo Prefectural Modern Art Museum, Invited Artist

1998 Exhibition of Art and Craft from Himeji city awarded artists, Himeji Syosha Art and Craft Museum, Invited Artist

1997 17th Contemporary Japan Sculpture Exhibition

1996 The 3rd Asago Open-Air Sculpture Exhibition, Hyogo, Japan

1993 Japanese Sculpture Exhibition, Ube Open Air Art Museum

1993 The 15th Japan Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, Ube Open-Air Art Museum, Yamaguchi, Japan

1992 The 13th Kobe Suma Detached Palace Garden Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, Hyogo, Japan

1991 International Design Competition Panel Exhibition, Kyoto Prefecture Culture Museum, Japan

1990 The 1st Tokai Village Friendly Sculpture Exhibition, Ibaraki, Japan The 2nd Adachi Ward Open-Air Sculpture Exhibition, Tokyo, Japan The 3rd Sanda Sculpture Competition, Hyogo, Japan

1988 The 1st Stone Sculpture Exhibition, Kagawa, Japan

 

ACHIEVEMENTS / MAJOR PRIZES

2008 Artist in residence, Gomboc Gallery and Studio, WA, Australia Artist in residence, Museum of Asago Art Village, Asago, Japan

2005 Awarded 1st Prize the 18th Salon International Art Libramont, Belgium

2004 Acquisition the highest award in Nagahama sculpture competition “Symbol monument of the Hideyoshi Toyotomi commemoration”, Shiga, Japan

1998 Invited the 7th Mallot-Talsiha sculpture symposium awarded the 1st prize (Israel) 1998 Awarded City Art and Culture Prize for art (Himeji City Government)

1996 Awarded Grand Prix at Asago Open Air Sculpture Exhibition

1995 Awarded Citizen Prize at Asago Open Air Sculpture Exhibition 1994 Award Recipient, Asago Open Air Sculpture Exhibition

1993 Awarded Silver Prize at the ORC 200 Sculpture Competition, (Osaka city)

1993 Awarded Kyoto National Museum of Modern Art Prize at the 15th Modern Japanese Sculpture Exhibition (Ube Open Air Art Museum)

1992 Awarded Asahi Newspaper Prize (Citizen Prize at the 13th Kobe Sumarikyu Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition

1992 Awarded Prize at OUR Tokushima Sculpture Grand Prix

1991 Awarded the 1st Hyogo Prefecture Rising Artists Scholarship Prize

1990 Awarded Scholarship Prize, 1st Mihama town International Sculpture Biennale in Fukui

1990 Awarded Special Prize, Tokai Village Friendly Sculpture Exhibition in Ibaragi Prefecture (Purchased by Tokai Village)

1990 Award Recipient, 2nd Adachi City Open Air Sculpture Exhibition in Tokyo.

1990 Awarded Grand Prix at the 3rd Sanda Sculpture Competition

1988 Awarded Festival Prize, 1st Stone Sculpture Exhibition in Kagawa Prefecture

1979 Award Recipient, 1st Henry Moore Grand Prix Exhibition Hakone Open Air Museum

 

ASSOCIATED EXPERIENCE

2006 ICM “International Congress of Mathematicians”, Madrid, Spain

2005 International Sculpture Symposium, Stein, Holland

2004 Ikawa Stone Sculpture Symposium, Akita, Japan

2003 Sculpture by the Sea

2003 Symposium, Sculpture in Public Space, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Lecturer, “Dream lens” “Shiso International Sculpture Symposium”, Hyogo, Japan

2002 City Sites International Stone Symposium, Kettering, Ohio, USA ‘Bridge Conference the Mathematical Connections in Art, Music, and Science’, Maryland, USA

2001 ‘Kanzaki International Sculpture Symposium’, Hyogo, Japan

2000 The Norge International Sculpture Symposium, Norway Culture City

2000, Reykjavik, Iceland The 5th Obernkirchen Sculpture Symposium, Germany

1999 International Society of Arts, Mathematics and Architects, San Sebastian, Spain Sweet Water International Sculpture Symposium, Oakland, New Zealand

1998 The 7th Maalot-Tarshiha Sculpture Symposium, Israel

1997 The 4th Obernkirchen Sculpture Symposium, Germany

1995 -2003 Vice -Chairman Coordinator Nisiharima Stone Sculpture Symposium Committee  1992 2nd Kasaoka Stone Sculpture Symposium, Kasaoka City- Okayama, Invited Artist 1991 South India International Sculpture Symposium, Madras, India

1990 The 2nd International Sculpture Symposium, South India

1989 The Kasaoka Sculpture Symposium, Kasaoka, Okayama, Japan

1988 1st International Sculpture Symposium in Kagawa.

1985-1986 Nishi-Harima Stone Sculpture Symposium, Hyogo, Japan

1985 – present Member of the Hyogo Prefecture Sculptor Association.

1980 – present Member of the Japan Artist Association.

 

 

 

YouTube clip of Keizo Ushio, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2011

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