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星 佐和子

テキスタイルデザイナー。
1986年東京都生まれ。
フィンランド、ヘルシンキ在住。

2008年武蔵野美術大学卒業後、フィンランドに拠点を移し、Aalto大学の修士号を取得。
その後Marimekko、Samuji、Kokkaへのデザイン提供など、フリーランスとして活動。
主に自然の美と記憶の中の風景をテーマに、クレヨンのスクラッチ技法を用いて制作している。
2019年12月より活動名を以前の浦 佐和子から星 佐和子に変更した。

お問い合わせ: info@sawakohoshi.com




Sawako Hoshi

Textile designer in Helsinki, Finland.
Born in 1986 in Tokyo, Japan.

In 2008, she moved to Finland after graduate from Musashino Art University and she got Master of Arts in Aalto University in 2011.
She collaborated with Marimekko for her thesis and its designed for Marimekko 2012 spring collection.
Recently she is providing designs for several domestic and overseas companies, such as Marimekko, Samuji, Kokka, Marushin and etc. as a freelance designer.
Her concept of work is based on the aesthetics of nature and sceneries of people’s memories to use an oil pastel scratching technique.
She changed her artist name from Sawako Ura to Sawako Hoshi since December in 2019.

contact: info@sawakohoshi.com

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CV

STUDIES
2008-2011   Aalto University, Textile design department, MA (Helsinki, Finland)
2004-2008   Musashino Art University, Textile design department, BA (Tokyo, Japan)

PRIVATE SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018   “Versoa”, Spiral Mina-to, Tokyo Japan
           “Signs in the forest”, Spiral, Tokyo, Japan
2017   “Changing forest”, Mustakivi, Ehime, Japan
2014   “Muistin maisema”, doinel, Tokyo, Japan

PRIVATE GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2020   “Opaste”, kiwakoto, Kyoto, Japan (with Toshiaki Hoshi)
2019   “Stay a moment”, Mustakivi, Ehime, Japan (with Toshiaki Hoshi)
2009   “Ryijy?”, Helsinki design week, Helsinki, Finland
           “Production in seried - Led by form” Fiskars, Finland

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITION
2016   “Curtain of Colors”, Musée Hamaguchi Yozo, Tokyo Japan

PRIZE
2010   Cocca Textile Print Festival 2010