Akiko Kurihara

Akiko Kurihara

education and career

2004-2010     education: Akademie der Bildenden Künste München, Schmuck und Gerät, diploma, Munich Germany, Prof.Otto Künzli

1999-2004     career: lecturer at Hiko Mizuno College of Jewelry, Tokyo Japan

1998-1999     education: Hiko Mizuno College of Jewelry, Tokyo Japan

1996-1998     education: Yamanashi Institute of Gemology and Jewelry Art, Kofu Japan

1975               born in Sapporo Japan

awards and scholarship

​2018     27th International silver art competition -Illusion-, the 2nd prize and the Joachim Sokólski Award, Poland

2010     Meisterschüler Akademie der Bildenden Künste München, Germany

2007     Stipendien des Bayer Staatsministeriums für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst für Ausländische Studierende, Germany

1998     16th Asahi modern craft exhibition, the 3rd prize, Japan

1997     25th International pearl design contest, the 3rd prize, Japan

public collection

Alice and Louis Koch Ring Collection, Switzerland

Gallery of art in Legnica, Poland

Gallery Marzee, Holland