KENJIRO KITADE
PERSONAL:

Born 1977 February 22nd, Tokyo, Japan

EXHIBITION:

2006: SOFA CHICAGO
       Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
    10th Anniversary New York-Tokyo Friendship Ceramic Competition
       Nippon Gallery, New York, NY
Lost In Space
       hpgrp Gallery, New York, NY
2005: SOFA New York
       Seventh Regiment Armory/Weisspollack Gallery, New York, NY
    A Study in Form
       Weisspollock Gallery, New York, NY
World Ceramic Exposition
       Icheon World Ceramic Center, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
     SOFA Palm Beach
       Palm Beach County Convention Center/Weisspollack Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida
     Le Petit Prince ? young male artists-,
       AG Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
     New Talent 2005
       Weisspollack Gallery, New York, NY
2004: AC DIDN’T FIT IN MY WINDOW
       Mileieu, New York, NY
     Thesis Show
       80 Washington Square East Gallery, New York University, New York, NY
     New York-Tokyo Friendship Amateur Ceramic Competition
       Nippon Gallery, New York, NY
     Talente 2004 International competition for young makers in crafts, design and technology
       Munich, Germany
     Niche Student Awards,
       Pennsylvania Convention Center, Baltimore, MD
     The 28th annual Student Exhibition,
       The National Arts Club, New York, NY
2003: Japan-U.S. Cultural Exchange Ceramic Exhibition,
       Tokyo-New York Sister City Cultural Exchange Ceramic Artist Friendship Association,        hinjuku Bunka Center, Tokyo, Japan
2002: Exhibition of top winners Tokyo-New York Friendship Amateur Ceramic Competition and         Art Exhibition of Keiichi G. Morimoto,
       Michi Gallery, New York, NY
     Neo-Integrity: This Is Your Dinner,
       American Fine Arts, New York, NY
     Open Studio Event,
       Barney Building, New York University, New York, NY

2001: Exhibition at Sushi-Den Gallery,
       Sushi-Den Gallery, New York, NY
     Open Studio Event,
       Barney Building, New York University, New York, NY
     New York-Tokyo Friendship Amateur Ceramic Competition,
       Nippon Gallery, New York, NY

AWARD:

2005: Bronze Prize, World Ceramic Exposition,
    Icheon World Ceramic Center, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea (Obesity/Greed, 2004)
2004: 2004 Student Niche Award, Niche Student Awards, Baltimore, MD (Motherly Love, 2003)
2004: Sylvia B. Nulman Award, The National Arts Club 28th Annual student Art Show, The           National Arts Club, New York (Vanity, 2003)
2001: 3Rd place in Non-functional Division, New York-Tokyo Friendship Amateur Ceramic           Competition, Nippon Gallery, New York (Joy of Love, 2000)

COLLECTION:

Obesity/Greed 2003: Icheon World Ceramic Center, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea

FIELD EXPERIENCE:

On-going: Studio Assistant for Kevin Thomas (Ceramic Artist), Stamford, CT
Summer 2003: Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, New Castle, ME
Summer 2001: Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, New Castle, ME


EDUCATION:

New York University: Spring 2002 ? Fall 2004
    Master of Arts in Studio Art: Concentration in Ceramics
New York University: Fall 1995 ? Fall 2002
    Bachelor of Science in Studio Art: Concentration in Ceramics