Kaoru Hirose

Sumi-e kai

Biografia · Biography

Kaoru Hirose

 

Sumi-e artist and a certified instructor by International Sumi-e Association in Tokyo, Japan.  Realises workshops, demonstrations and expositions in Barcelona and other cities in Europe.

Born in Tokushima, Japan.  After dedicating herself to international sales in multinational companies in Canada, Germany and Spain, she strive for art activities through Sumi-e.  She settled in Sitges close to Barcelona in 2006.


> Education

2012-2015    Instructor Qualification Course · International Sumi-e Association, Tokyo, Japan

2010-2011    Post-graduate Degree in International Cultural Cooperation and Management                                                  University of Barcelona, Spain

1993-1998    Bachelor of Arts in Language and Culture / Teaching Training Course            

                       Osaka University, Japan   

> Expositions

11.2017    Aquí hi ha gat amagat, Centre Civic Pere Pruna · Barcelona

11.2017    Espació de Espíritu de Japón, Salon de Manga · Fira Barcelona

10.2016    Espació de Espíritu de Japón, Salon de Manga · Fira Barcelona

03.2016    La Quadra, Culture room· Santa Maria de Palautordera, Spain       

10.2015    XXVIII Sanvisens Painting Competition · l’Edifici Miramar, Sitges, Barcelona

06.2013    Exposition of International Sumi-e Association         The National Art Center, Tokyo


> Workshops

07.2018    Prenzlauer Studio · Berlin, Germany

07.2018    Summer Intensive Course  · Escola Municipal d'art Arsenal · Villafranca de Penedès, Spain 

06.2018    Summer Intensive Course for professors

                   Escola Municipal d´Art i Disseny EMAD, La Garriga, Spain

11.2017    XXIII Salon del Manga Barcelona · Fira Barcelona, Spain

10.2016    XXIII Salon del Manga Barcelona · Fira Barcelona, Spain

09.2016    Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona

07.2016    Escola Municipal d'Art Manolo Hugué · Caldes de Montbui, Spain

04.2016    Handmade Festival · Fira Barcelona


> Monthly Workshops

2016-present    Eikyo · Barcelona

2015-present    Taller d’Art - A.T. · Barcelona

2013-present    El taller Nuria Corretgé Sitges · Sitges, Spain


> Weekly Classes

2017-present    Taller d’Art - A.T.· Barcelona

> Press
09.2016    setmanari montbui “La pintura tradicional oriental”
01.2016    TV3 - Televisió de Catalunya “Ja t’ho faràs”
        https://vimeo.com/153235205
        http://www.ccma.cat/tv3/alacarta/ja-tho-faras/fet-a-ma-calligrafia-shodo-i-pintura-sumi-e/video /5576277/?platform=hootsuite#    
    
> Demonstration
04.2018    Fira del día Sant Jordi · Sitges, Spain
01.2017    Press Confrerence of Umaicha · Green-spot, Barcelona, Spain
03.2015    Korekara Japón · Mitte Barcelona, Spain
01.2015    Japanese Association Fiesta Japonesa del Año Nuevo · Hotel Melià · Barcelona, Spain