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PROFILE

Kenya Ishihara

1978 Started taking photos as a photographer. Since 2002 Started being interested in fireworks Has tried hard to take the best picture of fireworks in the world.

Authorizations

2001 Member of Lautrec Salon (France)
Honorary Artist of Rotterdam City (The Netherlands)
Member of A.M.S.C (Spain)
2002 Member of International Art Association of Venice (Italy)
Eternal Member of ASAI of Scandinavia (Finland)
Member of the Central Exhibition Hall "Manege" (Russia)
2003 Honorary Artist of Nouvelle Renaissance (France)
2005 Member of Le Salon (France)
2006 Honorary Member of Japan-China Art Exchange Association (China)
Honorary Artist of Cultural Friendship (Bulgaria)

Awards

1980 Ueno City Exhibition Mayor Award (Japan)
The All-Japan Photographic Association Exhibition (Japan)
1981 Mie Exhibition (Japan)
1982 Fuji Photographic competition Bronze Prize (Japan)
1983/1984 Mie Exhibition (Japan)
1993/1994 Shiga Laborers Art Exhibition Governor Award (Japan)
1997 General Photographic Exhibition Best Award (Japan)
2001 Heart Art in Rotterdam Exhibition Kunst Award (The Netherlands)
Casa Battlo Art Exhibition Gaudi Award (Spain)
Lautrec Salon Exhibition Japanese Association President's Award (France)
2002 St.Petersburg International Exhibition Art Academy Prize (Russia)
Convention Center of Los Angeles Artistic Merit Award (USA)
Beaujolais Nouveau Art Exhibition Beaujolais Beaux Award (France)
Arezzo Art Exhibition Artistic Award (Italy)
Le Salon Bronze Prize (France)
Original Art Calendar Exhibition (Japan)
AIDS Charity Exhibition Merit Prize (Japan)
Eternity Exhibition in Todai Temple Chairman's Award (Japan)
Apolon Grand Prix (Japan)
Serge Marjisse Award (Japan)
International Peace Art Exhibition Excellent Award (Japan)
Christian Langlois Award (Japan)
Art of the Year Award (Japan)
Barbizon Art Medal (Japan)
2003 Japan-China Art Friendship Exhibition Honorary Prize (China)
2nd Contemporary Japanese Art Exhibition in Paris Honorary Prize (France)
Le Salon (France)
2004 Le Salon (France)
2005 9th Japan-China Calligraphic Exhibition Special Prize (China)
Jeju International Art Exhibition Chairman of the Museum Award (Korea)
Asian Japanese Art Exhibition Best Award (Thailand)
Japan-Mongolia Excellent Art Prize (Mongolia)
Le Salon Luis Lumiere Award (France)
Japan-France Eternal Glory Festival Grand Prize (Japan)
2006 Oriental Treasure Exhibition Honorary Award (Mongolia)
Trajectory of Beauty Exhibition Khufu Award (Egypt)
Heart Art In Sofia Cultural Merit Award (Bulgaria)
Le Salon (France)
AIDS Charity Exhibition Fuji Television Award (Japan)
2007 Japan-France Eternal Glory Festival Gold Prize (France)
Le Salon (France)
2008 Heart Art in Moscow Honorary Award (Russia)
Le Salon(France)
AIDS Charity Exhibition Foreign Judges' Special Award (Japan)
12th Kimono Design Competition (Japan)
12th Salon Blanc International Competition Encouragement Prize (Japan)
2010 Monaco Art Exhibition Renaissance Award (Monaco)
Le Salon (France)
AIDS Charity Exhibition Franco Maurilli Special Award (Japan)
Kansai Art Culture Exhibition New Face Award (Japan)
2012 AIDS Charity Exhibition Sosho Mochida Award (Japan)

Exhibition

2001 Best Selection Exhibition of Aids Charity Art Exhibition at NHK Tokyo
2002 Heart Art Communication at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
2003 Japan-France Art Marche, Osaka
2004 Art Messe, Osaka
Feria de Arte Contemporaneo-Arte Sevilla-, Spain
Oasis Exhibition, Osaka
Madrid Art Expo, Spain
2005 Shanghai Art Fare, China
International Peace Exhibition at Expo 2005 Aichi, Japan
KAMAKURA Art Exhibition
Oslo Exhibition, Kingdom of Norway
2006 Best Selection Exhibition of Aids Charity Art Exhibition at Tokyo Metropolitan Theater
Best Selection Exhibition of Aids Charity Art Exhibition at The Ueno Royal Museum
Oasis Exhibition, Osaka
Singapore International Asia Art Fare
2007 Heart Art Communication at Setagaya Art Museum
Heart Art Communication at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
Kyoto Art Exhibition BI-SO at The Museum of Kyoto
2nd Inheritance of Beauty Exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura
Seoul International Print, Photo & Edition Works Art Fair
32nd International Art Exhibition(Unesco) at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
2008 Best Selection Exhibition of Aids Charity Art Exhibition at The National Art Center, Tokyo
33rd International Art Exhibition(Unesco) at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
2010 Best Selection Exhibition of Aids Charity Art Exhibition at The National Art Center, Tokyo
Art As Art, Art Fair at Okinawa Prefectural Art Museum
Exhibition of 17 Vision at Gallery Art Point, Tokyo
Kennedy Space Centre, USA
Hokutopia, Tokyo

Solo Exhibitions

2003 Kochuan in Nara
Panasonic Gallery
2005 JR Osaka Service Gallery
Maruzen at Marunouchi Building
2006 Kochuan in Nara
Kobe Galerie Piano-Piano
2008 Ginza Gallery Art Point
Japan-France Hall
2009 Ueno get-together Plaza
2010 Paramita Museum
2011 Machiya Garden in Iga

Adoption

2004 Company Profile for Kaneka Corporation
2007 Company Profile for Final Market
2008 Company Profile for Tokiwa Industries Co.Ltd.

Collection

2006 Oriental Treasure Museum, Mongol