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Setsuro Takahashi

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Setsuro Takahashi 
Lacquer artist

Lacquer artist

Introduced modern senses in the traditional lacquer work and created brilliant works full of tension. Created a number of works not limited to the "lacquer" world such as sculptural expressions and mural arts. Received the Order of Culture in 1998.
Takahashi Setsuro Art Museum of Azumino

This Artist's Public Art Works

Ceramic Relief Natural Stone
October, 2000
Shiodome Station
"Nichigetsuseika (Sun, Moon, Star and Flower)"

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Ceramic Relief
March, 2002
Matsumoto City Museum of Art
"Flight"

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Ceramic Relief Lacquer
April, 2005
Fukui Station
"Echizen Koko"

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History

1914
Born in Hotaka town, Nagano prefecture
1940
Completed Tokyo Art School
1958
Established the Japan Fine Arts Exhibition (Nitten), and became a councilor
1976
Became a professor at Faculty of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Art
1987
Became a member of the Japan Art Academy
1995
Became a professor emeritus at Tokyo University of the Arts
Along with the establishment of Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi prefecture, Setsuro Takahashi pavilion was set up together
1997
Received the Oeder of Culture
Became an executive advisor to the Japan Contemporary Arts and Crafts Association
1998
Held receiving the Order of Culture memorial to return to Paris exhibition (Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi main store, Tokyo)
2007
Passed away
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