About artist

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Kashuu was born in Kumamoto, Japan and started Japanese calligraphy at the age of 6. She always dreamt of introducing this deep and beautiful traditional arts and spirit overseas.

In 1998, at the age of 18, Kashuu was given the title of “Master”and the following year, she was awarded the highest title of “Professor”by the Japan Calligraphy Foundation and given the calligrapher name“Kashuu”(佳萩). Kashuu translates broadly as a gracious, but strong flower blooming in the wild mountain which an extra touch of beauty to its surroundings.

Kashuu has been commissioned by many notable clients including a host of famous companies and esteemed individuals all over the world.

Kashuu continues to produce artworks and strives to convey in her calligraphy that which is at the heart of Zen philosophy- the essence of peace.

CLIENTS

  • Parker Pen
  • Suntory
  • Otsuka Seiyaku Pharmaceutical Europe
  • Panasonic
  • Fujitsu
  • Infiniti
  • Mazda
  • Mitsubishi UFJ
  • Panasonic
  • Penguin Books
  • Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea(Holland Park, Fukushima Garden)
  • Toyota
  • Aman Hotels
  • Classic Rock Awards

CLASSES/WORKSHOPS/EXHIBITIONS

  • 1/2013     Founded Kashuu Japanese Calligraphy Art Class
  • 4/2011- present     Tulip London (3-6years olds)
  • 1/2011-1/2013        Ito Japanese School
  • 4/2011-3/2012       Imperial College London
  • Japan Matsuri 2010
  • Art in Action 2011,2012
  • Manchester Japan Festival

CHARITY                           

  • Hyper Japan 2012
  • Aid for Japan
  • 1 year anniversary Japan tsunami
  • Japan Matsuri 2011-2016
  • London Comic Con 
  • Japan Art Festival
  • Aid for Japan 
  • Kizuna Japan
  • Wanowa

佳萩(かしゅう)

熊本出身。6歳で書道を始める。1999年師範免許を取得。翌年、日本習字最高位教授免許を授かる。

現在、英国ロンドンのスイスコテージとイーリング地区で書道教室を主宰。日本企業を始め、各国のクライアントと仕事をする。書を通じて、禅の精神の普及に努めている。

 

 

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