Art project "My archaeology",   Secret  2018

Video, photography, installation.

中田一志  Kazushi Nakada  RCA MA

 

Born in Ishikawa Japan

Member of  Association of Finnish Sculptors

Education

 

1987~1990    

 

Tokyo Glass Art Institute, postgraduate program, Kawasaki Japan 

 

1992~1994      

 

Royal College of Art, Ceramics and Glass Dept. MA, London England 

 

 

Working experience

 

1997~2016

 

Full-time teacher, senior Lecturer

University of Art and Design Helsinki / Aalto University, School of Art and Design, Faculties.

 

2010~2011

 

Professor  

Moholy Nagy University of Art and Design 

Budapest Hungary 

 

2013 September

         

Invited artist & lecturer 

Rochester Institute of Technology, 

College of Image Science and Technology, NY USA  

 

2017 October

 

Invited Professor 

Wroclaw Academy of Arts, Glass dept, Wroclaw Poland

 

 

Selected Exhibition

 

90-

 

1996

 

Group exhibition “TAKE OFF”, Gallery Forsblom, Helsinki Finland

Solo exhibition “ECHO OF UNDERSTANDING AND

MISUNDERSTANDING”, Gould, London England

 

1997

 

The Young Glass Exhibition, Danish glass museum, Ebeltoft Denmark.

Exhibition “GLASS FROM FINLAND”, Contemporary Art Centre,

Utrecht Netherlands

 

1998

 

Group Exhibition, Gallery ETT, Stockholm Sweden

 

1999

 

Group Exhibition, Gallery ETT, Stockholm Sweden

 

 

2000-2010

 

2000

 

Solo exhibition, “Fragments of reality”, The Finnish glass museum, Riihimäki, Finland.

Exhibition “Finnish Glass Lives 4” The Finnish Glass Museum, Riihimaki, Finland.  

Exhibition “Dialogue” The Danish glass museum, Ebeltoft, Denmark.  

Tour exhibition “Nordic glass 2000” Copenhagen, Denmark and 5 other Nordic countries

 

2001

 

Tour exhibition “Finlandia - Vanguardia en Vidrio” FundaciónCentroNacional del Vidrio, La Granjassa SergoviaSpain

The international exhibition of glass Kanazawa, selected artist, Kanazawa Japan 

 

2002

 

Exhibition “Liiketila” Arabia Ceramics Factory centre, Helsinki Finland

Exhibition “Emerging Artists from Europe” Glass art society,

International conference 2002, Amsterdam Netherlands

Tour exhibition “Finlandia - Vanguardia en Vidrio”   

Museo do vidro, Marinha Grande, Portugal Franz Mayer Museum Mexico

Helsinki light festival  ”Wall X” installation, Helsinki Finland 

 

2003

 

Group exhibition “LANDSCAPE, GLASS FROM FINLAND AND

SPAIN”, Espaividre Gallery, Barcelona Spain 

Exhibition “Finnish glass art and design” Ellenshus gallery, Berlin Germany

 

2004

 

International competition of glass Kanazawa, selected artist, Kanazawa Japan

Exhibition “Works in Bardibukk 2004”, Kaposbar Hungary 

Solo exhibition “Infinity”, The Finnish glass museum, Riihimäki Finland 

Exhibition “Vetri nel mondo oggi”, Palazzo Franchetti, Venice Italy

 

2005

 

Global art glass triennial, Borgholm Sweden

Exhibition “Finnish glass lives” Riihimäki Finland 

 

2006

 

L’art du verre Finlandais, Nancy FranceCoburg prize, selected artist, Coburg Germany 

Solo exhibition, Latvian glass centre, Riga Latvia 

International glass symposium “RONA” & Exhibition 

“Unknown forms” Lednické Rovne, Slovakia

Exhibition Glass voice, Latvian applied art museum, Riga Latvia        

 

2007

 

Exhibition “Kolme= San”, Jarvenpää Talo, Jarvenpää Finland

Museum of Turkish and Islamic Art Istanbul, Turkey

International glass symposium in Lviv, Lviv Ukraine

Exhibition “Finnish glass” National museum, Wroclaw Poland

 

2008

 

Exhibition “Finnish glass art & design”

Industrial Museum, Düsseldorf Germany

Glasmuseum Hentrich, museum kunst palast Dortmund Germany 

 

2009

 

Exhibition “Finnish glass art” MUDAM, Luxembourg

Demonstration and exhibition glass art society conference,            

Corning Museum, New York USA

 

2010

 

Exhibition “Finnish glass lives” Riihimäki Finland

Exhibition “Glass voice” Latvian Academy of Arts, Riga Latvia

Exhibition “25 years anniversary” Ebeltoft glass museum, Ebeltoft Denmark

 

 

2010-2019

 

2011

 

International Glass Symposium Nobý Bor Czech Republic

European glass exhibition Wroclaw railway station gallery, Wroclaw Poland

 

2012

 

Exhibition “11th International Glass Symposium IGS”,

Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague, Prague Czech Republic

 

2013

 

Exhibition “Abandoned house” gallery Makslas Banka, Riga Latvia

Exhibition “glass art” gallery Levant art, Shanghai China

 

2014

 

Art Beijing 2015, art fair, Beijing China

 

2016

              

Glass symposium Lviv, Lviv Ukraine

Tianyuan International Glass Art Festival "Glass and Ice", Hebei, China

 

2017              

 

Ningbo international glass conference, Ningbo, China

Vediet' vidiet´, mal'ovat' (sklo ako plátno), gallery Medium, Bratislava Slovakia

To know, To see, To paint (Glass as a Canvas)

 

2018              

 

Solo exhibition, Art project " My archaeology", Shanghai glass museum, Shanghai China

 

2019            

 

Solo exhibition, Art project “Pink Copycat” video & photography installation.  Gallery M space, Shanghai China 

Group exhibition, Objekti 5, Espoo Finland

International symposium Lviv, Lviv Ukraine

Art project, "Please copy me", Shanghai China

                         

 

Awards 

 

Honourable mention, Hakone Art Forest, Hakone Japan 1991

The OSARCA-PRIZE, Royal College of Art, London England 1994

Suomen kulttuurirahasto, Project Helsinki, Finland 2003

Honourable degree, Ukrainian Ministry of Education Academy of Arts, Ukraine 2016

 

Permanent Collection 

 

The Finnish glass museum, Riihimäki Finland                                 

Glasmuseet Ebeltoft Denmark.

Susan and Martin Gould, Philadelphia, private collections in the USA

Private collections in Asian, Europe and USA

Kaj Franck square, Arabianranta, public installation, Helsinki Finland 

National Museum of Art Lviv, Lviv Ukraine  

Decorative Art Museum of Prague, Prague Czech Republic

Shanghai glass museum, Shanghai China

Green wave glass museum, Ningbo China 

 

Publication

 

Helsingin Sanomat article” Nordic glass 2000”,

New Glass international magazine “New Trend in Finnish Glass        

Design and Glass art” Germany, Fall 2003

Häme Sanomat & local newspapers, “Solo exhibition” fall 2004”                       

Form magazine, article, Sweden, summer 2005 

Glass review, interview and article, Czech Republic, fall 2005

Slovak 2 TV, Slovakia, glass symposium, interview, summer 2006

New Glass international magazine, interview & article/written

by Dan Kline, Germany, fall

Finn Cargo magazine, interview & article, Finland, Sept 2009 

Modern living magazine interview & article Japan, fall 2010

Magyar Nemzet, Hungarian major newspaper, interview, Hungary September 2010

Glass, international magazine, Urban glass, interview & article,

NY USA, fall, 2013

Rūjienas vēstis, newspaper, Luijena Latvia, Summer 2014

Shanghai Daily, newspaper, Winter 2014 

Chinese business news, newspaper                   ----

Migrate to China, magazine VOL 32         -----

Media现场, shanghai Dec 2018

CAFA art info, Beijing, Feb 2019

CHAO culture, Shanghai, March 2019

Ricoh China Ltd homepage article August 2019

               

 

International lectures and workshops 2000~

 

Lecturing subject:

-Glass art and design

-European universities and glass design education

-My art project

-Glass & transparent material as a part of a design tool.

-Concept of Nordic master program “tableware design industry”

 

2002

 

Konstfack, ceramics and glass department, Sweden  Lecture

http://www.konstfack.se/

 

2003

 

St. Petersburg State University of Technology and Design, Russia  Lecture

Cumulus conference                                                                                      

http://sutd.ru/#

 

2004

                       

Hämmelina Art and Design Institute, ceramics and glass department, Hämmelina Finland  Lecture

http://www.hamk.fi/hakijalle/muotoilu/Sivut/default.aspx

 

Academy of Arts Bratislava, Slovakia  Lecture                                                          

Glass, industrial design department

http://www.vsvu.sk/en/

 

2006

 

Latvian Academy of Art, Latvia  Lecture                                                                    

Glass department

http://www.lma.lv/eng/

 

Tokyo glass art institute, Japan  Lecture                                                                   

Glass post-graduate department

http://tgai.xsrv.jp/

 

2007

 

Wroclaw Academy of Art, Poland  Lecture                                                                 

Glass, fine art department

http://www.asp.wroc.pl/?lang=en

 

Cerfav glass institute, France  Lecture                                                                        

Glass art & design postgraduate department

http://www.cerfav.fr/

 

2008

 

Tokyo Academy of Arts, Japan  Lecture                                                                 

Applied art & Japanese traditional design BA department

http://www.geidai.ac.jp/english/

 

Kyoto Seika University, Cumulus conference, Japan  Lecture& presentation

http://www.kyoto-seika.ac.jp/eng/

           

Utatsuyama Craft and Design Institute, Japan  Lecture                                              

Institute student & public audience

http://www.utatsu-kogei.gr.jp/data/utatsu.pdf

 

2009

 

IKAGlass department, Belgium  10 days workshop  

http://www.ikamechelen.be/ika-praktisch/

 

Estonian Academy of Art, Glass department, Estonia  External examiner 

http://www.ema.edu.ee/?lang=eng

 

Tokyo Living Centre Ozone, Tokyo designer’s week, Japan  Lecture

Public audience & members

http://www.ozone.co.jp/eng/function/show.html

 

2010

 

Musashino Art University, Applied art and design department, Japan  Lecture

http://www.musabi.ac.jp/english/

 

International Design Centre Nagoya, Japan  Lecture

Public audience                                                                                           

http://www.icsid.org/members/listing/member_list132.htm

 

2012-2013

 

Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Design dept, Hungary  Invited professor

http://www.mome.hu/en

 

Glass Art Society Conference, Corning Museum, USA  Presentation & demo

http://www.glassart.org/                                                                                

 

2013

 

Anadolu University, Faculty of fine arts, (glass, graphics, sculptures) Turkey 10days workshop       

https://www.anadolu.edu.tr/en

 

Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule, Ceramics and glass design dept.Halle, Germany  External examiner for MA thesis

http://www.burg-halle.de/

 

Rochester Institute of Technology, American craft, design dept. USA  Lecture & presentation

https://cias.rit.edu/gallery/american-crafts/undergraduate-glass

 

2014

 

Danish Academy of Art, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation Ceramics MA program, Denmark  Lecture                                         https://kadk.dk/en

 

2016

 

Estonian Academy of art, Estonia  10days workshop

 

Academy of Arts Prague, Architecture and design, Czech Republic  External examiner for the Prague Czech Republic                               

https://www.umprum.cz/web/en/applied-arts/glass

 

Tama University of Art and Design, Glass art dept. Japan  Lecture

 

2017

 

Joint course project ”VIP“ Project leader

-Aalto University school art, design and architecture, design BA

-Wroclaw academy of arts, glass and ceramics BA&MA

-Tokyo Academy of arts, glass MA,

 

2018

 

Osaka Academy of art Japan  Demo & lecture

https://www.osaka-geidai.ac.jp/geidai/english/index.html

 

Toyama glass art institute Japan Demo & lecture

https://toyamaglass.ac.jp/index-en.php

 

2019

 

Asia Institute of Art & Finance (AIAF) China  Lecture

 

Tokyo Academy of arts Japan  Lecture

https://www.geidai.ac.jp/english/

 

 

                                               

Selected academic leading projects

 

2005               

 

“Light design workshop”

Joint workshop with Latvian Academy of Arts (glass, design     department) & Grzinkalns glass factory, Riga Latvia

                       

2007               

 

“Meeting point 2” European glass & education seminar,

 presentation “glass as a part of the design tool”   Nancy France

 

2009               

 

“Finnish Drinking Culture” project

 presentation and Exhibition, Corning, New York, USA

Glass Art Society Conference, 2nd prize in the student competition                               

 

2009-10             

 

“Glass Design Update” project

Tour exhibition project with Iittala, the Finnish cultural centre Tokyo, Japan,

Participation in Tokyo Designers week, Exhibition at Design living centre OZONE

 

2010 tour exhibition:

International Design Center Nagoya, Nagoya Japan

Musashino University of arts Tokyo, Tokyo Japan

Design Forum Finland, Helsinki Finland

 

2011               

 

International workshop and conference “Next 100 years” 

Conference: Aalto University School of Art, Design and Architecture

Workshop: Fiskars LTD, Nuutäjärvi glass factory                        

 

2013~ 2014

 

The nordic master joint program “Glass Design”

Planning director

 -Aalto University, School of Art and Design and architecture, Design Department

 -The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation; School of Design (DK)

 -Linnaeus University, School of Design

 

2015 March

 

“Maker X Maker” glass design workshop, London UK

 Royal College of Art, School of material,

 Ceramics and Glass department & EU project “Glass is tomorrow”

 Spatial & product program MA student is invited to participate.

 

June

 

“Design to feed the world” student’s competition, Milan Italy

Cumulus Conference

http://cumulusmilan2015.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/DfW_CallForExhibits_extended.pdf

Spatial & product program, MA students are applying to the competition.

 

 

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