Hideo Ishihara

1925 Born in Ginaza, Tokyo
1963 Fiscal year Award
1964 Prime Minister Award in All Japan Creative Kokeshi contest
1964-1967 Supervision of poetic craft exhibition
1968 Special Prize, Winning 60 award so far
1969 Afterword served as a Judge, Representative of NHK international TV for the explanation of Kokeshi
1970 Supervision of craft exhibition with Ireland・Hippie in Dublin and London etc.
1977 Participated in establishing Japan Creative Kokeshi Craft Association
1978 Visited Greece craftsmen in Athens
1979 Held Wooden doll painting exhibition
1981 Co-authored with “Interest of Folk Art”
1984 Held Ceramic exhibition
Many other solo exhibitions
Passed away in 1999