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HIKARI MASUDA

增  田  光 

Ceramic artist based in Tokoname, Aichi Prefecture in Japan. 

After studying ceramics at Musashino Art University, Masuda Hikari worked as an assistant of the ceramic artist Chikako Yoshikawa for 4 years and  established her own atelier in 2012. She has created an innumerable variation of work, from tableware and ornaments with bear-shaped motifs. 

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1985年神奈川県横浜市に生まれ、
武蔵野美術大学工芸工業デザイン学科で陶芸を学んだ後、
吉川千香子氏のアシスタントを4年務める。
2012年独立。現在愛知県常滑市にて制作。

1985  

Born in Yokohama, Japan

2008 

Graduated from the Musashino Art University, Tokyo

Worked as an assistant of ceramic artist Chikako Yoshikawa

2012  

Independence as a ceramic artist

Exhibition @ Art Kyoto ~ Kyoto   

Masuda Hikari Ceramic Exhibition ~ Ishikawa

2013  

Masuda Hikari Ceramic Exhibition ~ Nagoya; Okinawa

2014  

Exhibition “IamI” @ Parco ~ Tokyo

2015  

Masuda Hikari Exhibition ~ Tokyo, Okayama, Sapporo, Ibaraki, Okinawa

2016  

Exhibition @ Mori Art Museum Gallery ~ Tokyo

2017  

Ceramic exhibition ~ Okayama, Aichi, Osaka

2019  

Exhibition “Omoide Nostalgia” @ Roppongi Hills A/D Gallery ~Tokyo

2020 

Exhibition “Stay Farm” ~ Aichi

Exhibition “Samazama na ikisama” ~Okayama

2021  

Exhibition “Torokeru” ~ Tokyo

The illustrations brought to life in Masuda’s works all evoke a nostalgic and fresh feeling, always as if we had met them somewhere before, created with a freeform spirit that brings a fascinating sense of amazement and joy to those who look upon them.

可愛いものが好きだけど、かわいすぎるものは嫌い。
新しいものが好きだけど、古いものも好き。
古今東西、いつ、どこで作られたのかわからないような器を作りたいと思っています。

HIKARI MASUDA