Azuma Shōkō

NAME Azuma Shōkō / 東韶光
BIRTH & DEATH 1922-
BIRTH PLACE Tōkyō pref.

PEN NAME 韶光
MASTER Nakamura Gakuryō
POSITION
  • Senior counselor of the Nitten
RECORD OF AWARDS
  • Won a special commendation 2 times at the Nitten exhibition.
  • Received the “Hakujushō” award 2 times at the Nitten exhibition.
  • Received the “Kikkashō” award at the Nitten exhibition.
  • Won a prize 13 times at the Nitten exhibition.
  • Won a prize 3 times at the Inten exhibition.

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DESCRIPTION

Azuma Shōkō (東韶光, 1922-) is a Japanese-style painter. Born in Tōkyō prefecture. Senior counselor of the Nitten. Pupil of Nakamura Gakuryō. Showed with the Inten exhibition at first; active in the Nitten exhibition. A frequent prize winner. An able painter of landscapes and figures.

  • 1922: Born in Tōkyō pref., Japan.
  • 1957: Won a special commendation at the 13th Nitten exhibition.
  • 1961: Won a special commendation at the 4th Nitten exhibition.
  • 1963: Received the Kikkashō prize at the 6th Nitten Exhibition.

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