Masayuki Sasaki                                  masasasakiceramics.com

Atlanta, GA

saki3496@gmail.com

 

Education

1996                

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY

 

Exhibition, awards and honors

2018       

"Featured Artist",  Charlie Cummings Gallery, Gainesville, FL

"12th Yunomi Invitational", invitational, Clay Akar, Iowa City, IA

"Coffee and Clay", invitational, Pottery Northwest, Seattle, WA

"4th Annual Dirty South Cup Call and Competition", juried, Alexandria, LA  received "best in show" and cash prize  juried by Sam Chung

"Collaborative Companion", Companion Gallery Collaborations, Union Project, Pittsburgh, PA. (NCECA)

"Last Call III", juried exhibition, Companion Gallery, Humboldt, TN  juried by Brett Kern

"Small Favors", juried, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

"19th Annual ART PAPERS Art Auction", Invitational,  Atlanta, GA

"Ware/Wear: Cup and Earring Exhibition", juried, Pocasin Arts Gallery, Columbia, SC  juried by Doug Peltzman

"Sip: A Ceramic Cup show", juried, Savannah Clay Community, Savannah, GA   juried by Ben Carter

"Abernathy Annual Clay Review", invitational, Abernathy Arts Center, Sandy Springs, GA

"Clay as Canvas", juried,  Clay Center of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA   juried by Chandra Debuse

2017               

"The Cup, The Mug 2017",  juried, Main Street  Gallery,  Clifton Springs, NY,  juried by Peter Pincus  received "best in show" and cash prize

"little Things Mean A Lot",  invitational, Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta, GA

"Big Crafty, Holiday Event",  juried craft show, Asheville, NC

"Art Visions", Invitational, Paideia School, GA

"Cups: The Intimate Object XIII", invitational, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC

"Lights Out",  solo show, Signature Contemporary Craft, Atlanta, GA

"The Big Crafty-Summer Crafty", juried craft show, Asheville, NC

"First Annual Dogseye Gallery Mug Show", juried exhibition, San Marcos, TX   juried by Renee Lopresti

"The Hudgens 2nd National Juried & Invitational Cup Exhibition", Duluth, GA

"12th Annual Fired Works Regional Ceramics Exhibition and Sale" , Macon, GA

"TEA: The Ritual and The Art, juried exhibition, Plough Gallery, Tifton, GA

"Root City Market  - Spring Pop Up", Atlanta, GA

"Last Call II", juried exhibition, juror's choice award, Companion Gallery, Humboldt, TN

"Small Fovors: Think Inside the Box",  juried exhibition, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

"18th Annual ART PAPERS Art Auction", Invitational,  Atlanta, GA 

2016               

"Art Visions", Invitational, Paideia School, GA

"Designed and Crafted 16",  Signature gallery + Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA

"Irons in the Fire", juried exhibition, Companion Gallery, Humboldt, TN

"Beyond Cups and Bowls, a Juried Fine Art Clay Competition", recieved 1st place, Newnan,  GA                     

Contemporary Southern Pottery and Handmade Objects”, Swan Coach House Gallery,  Atlanta, GA

"11th Annual Fired Works Regional Ceramics Exhibition and Sale" , Macon, GA

"17th Annual ART PAPERS Art Auction", Invitational,  Atlanta, GA

"Small Favors XI",  juried exhibition, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

 

 

Publication and Press

2015                

“This Little Light” by Linda Jerkins , Southernfinds (online magazine), photo and feature                                       article  March 16

"Everyday Indulgences see the light in Atlanta", by Linda Jerkins,  Atlanta Journal                                               Constitution, section E Living & Arts page E-14, color photo and feature article, March 15

2014                

"Events, gallery shows can help you find gifts by artists, crafters" Atlanta Journal                                               Constitution,  photo and article, p. D5   November 22

Around Atlanta” Atlanta Homes and Lifestyles  magazine, design publication, color photo,                                 pg.30, Atlanta, GA ,  June

Better Mornings Atlanta 46”, TV appearance, CBS TV local art show report, Atlanta, GA

 

Gallery Representation

Signature Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Spruil Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Plough gallery, Tifton, GA