Profile: Masayasu Uchida
1922 born in Yokosuka, Kanagawa prefecture, Japan
1943 graduated from archtecture course at Yokohama college of technology (Present: Yokohama National University)
1953 PR department at Watanabe Seika K.K. (Present: Kracie Foods, Ltd.)
1956 established Ad Art Design Institute
1958 won the Award from the Chairman of Nihon Insatsu Kogyo (won the Award for calendar design 8 times until 1981)
1960 Lecturer at Yokohama city adult school
1971 Private exhibition of "The heart of Japan" by paper collage art at Mitsubishi gallery
1973 published "Paper collage art" from Kodansha Ltd, Private exhibition at Mitsubishi gallery
1974 worked on the design for package of "Asage" (instant miso soup) by Nagatanien Co.,Ltd.
1975 worked on "Colors of Japan" (silkscreen printing)
worked on the design for package of "Yuuge" (instant miso soup) by Nagatanien Co.,Ltd.
1976 worked on the design for package of "Hiruge" (instant miso soup) by Nagatanien Co.,Ltd.
1977 worked on post cards of "Colors of Japan" (silkscreen printing)
1982 worked on the background of title for NHK program, "Furusato (hometown) Network"
1987 Serial publication of the cover of monthly journal "Kanagawa" for 9 years
1989 made 141 art works for post cards of "Colors of Japan" as well as silkscreen printing
1994 published "Poems of Japan" from CREO Corporation
1997 broadcasting of TV commercial "Seiun" by NipponKodo. Co.,Ltd.
Serial publication of the cover of the journal by The Practical Ethics Association until June 2011 for 15 years
1999 Serial publication of the cover of PHP until December 2001
2002 published the art collection, "Colors of Japan" from CREO Corporation.
Priavate exhibition at Asahi town Furusato art museum in Toyama prefecture
2003 Special exhibition to celebrate publication of the art collection, "Colors of Japan" at Yurindo gallery in Isezaki-cho, Yokohama
2003 Private exhibition at MARUZEN Omotecho gallery in Okayama Maruzen Symphony bldg.
2004 Wild birds illustration burning art exhibition at Yurindo gallery in Isezaki-cho, Yokohama
Publication of "Nursery Songs&School Songs Floating on the Wind" from Shunyodo Publishing Co., Ltd. (Co-autor with Sayuri Ikeda)
2007 Private exhibition at Yurindo gallery in Isezaki-cho, Yokohama
2008 Private exhibition "Paper Collage Art of Heart" at MARUZEN gallery in Nihonbashi Tokyo
2009 Private exhibitions at MARUZEN gallery in Sendai, Nihonbashi Tokyo and Sapporo Hokkaido
2010 Private exhibitions at MARUZEN gallery in Marunouchi Tokyo, Okayama, Nagoya and Fukuoka
2011 Private exhibitions at Mitsukoshi department store in Chiba, MARUZEN gallery in Nagoya, Sendai, Nihonbashi Tokyo, and Okayama, Takanabe Museum of Art Miyazaki, Gallery a in Yokohama, Okayama Michi-no-Eki, as well as GranDuo Tachikawa in Tokyo.
published the art collection, "Poems of Heart-Colors of Four Seasons" from Japan publications, Inc.
2012 Private exhibitions at Jike Studio in Yokohama, Yaesu Book Center in Tokyo, Junkudo Fukuoka, American Club, Okayama Michi-no-Eki, Yokohama Barock, MARUZEN in Nihonbashi and Marinouchi Tokyo, and Sendai, Omori Art Position Tokyo, Sotetsu gallery in Yokohama and the like
2013 Private exhibitions at Jike Studio in Yokohama (twice), Keibundo Fuchu in Tokyo, Yurindo Kameido in Tokyo, Yokohama Barock, Okayama Michi-no-Eki, MARUZEN in Marunouchi Tokyo and Sendai, and Kamakura drawing gallery
2014 rivate exhibitions at Jike Studio in Yokohama, Okayama Michi-no-Eki, Gallery REN in Hayama, Yokohama Barock, Yurindo in Isezaki-cho Yokohama, NHK Yokohama Heart Plaza, MARUZEN in Sendai, Yokohama Takashimaya department store, and Gallery Acca in Tokyo.
appeared on NHK program "Hirumaehot", and TV Asahi program "Tetsuko's room"
2015 2015 Private exhibitions at MARUZEN in Nihonbashi and Marunouchi Tokyo, as well as Sendai, Okayama Michi-no Eki, Yurindo in Isezaki-cho Yokohama, Jike Studio in Yokohama, and Sojiji temple in Yokohama.
Serial publication of the cover of PHP journal.
published the art collection, "Poems of Light and Wind" from Japan Publications, Inc.
2016 Private exhibitions at Tokyu department store in Kichijyoji Tokyo, Okayama Michi-no-Eki, Odakyu department store in Machida Tokyo, Jike Studio in Yokohama, and MARUZEN in Sendai.
Serial publication of the cover of PHP journal
2017 Private exhibitions at Yurindo in Isezaki-cho Yokohama, Toyama civic plaza, Toyama Daiwa department store, Gallery Acca in Tokyo, and MARUZEN in Okayama and Sendai.
Serial publication of the cover of PHP journal
2018 Private exhibitions at Jike Studio in Yokohama, and MARUZEN in Marunouchi Tokyo.
worked on the design for package of "Hamasui" (instant clear soup) by Nagatanien Co.,Ltd.
2019 Private exhibitions at MARUZEN Gallery at Fukuoka branch B1 of Junkudo book shop and in Okayama, as well as GALLRY TAKANAWA OA Tokyo.
worked on the design for package of "Tai-dashi Chazuke" (instant clear soup from sea bream) by Nagatanien Co.,Ltd.
 
So far, Masayasu Uchida (97 year-old) has been still working on many ceramic tile mural arts in district centers in Yokohama and sport centers.
New Piezographies and 180 kinds of post cards are on sale at the same time
 


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