Akemi Amanogawa Ichi

Painter
 Divination counselor

市岡 あけみ

Akemi creates paintings that she hopes will wrap the viewer in good fortune. She uses colors that are based on feng shui, and provides a charm with each of her paintings.

Short Biography

Born in Akita Prefecture, and now based in Hunabashi City, Chiba Prefecture
Graduated from a fashion design course at the Bunka Fashion College, Tokyo

Exhibition and Award

2013: Won Fuji Award at the Gendai Nichiboku Exhibition (Contemporary Japanese Ink Painting Association); Award-winning work bought by Iforet Corporation and donated to Shinshu University

2013:. Won honorable mention at exhibition of Gendai Suibokuga Kyokai (Contemporary Ink Painting Association) and became member

2014: Selected for Salon International de Paris (drawing)

2015: Won awards at Zenkoku Sougou Suibokuga (National Ink Painting Association of Japan) Exhibition

2016 & 2017: Won honorable mention & outstanding performance award at Platina Art Exhibition

2018: Won prize in wine-label design competition in Germany (artwork used on wine bottle labels)

2019: Selected for Women Artists Association 
Exhibition
Won Semi-Honorable Mention at Art Olympia International Open Art Competition
Solo exhibition at Cafe de Diana Gallery, Harajuku
Solo exhibition at Art Gallery Hasegawa, Ginza

2020 (Feb): Won Kusakabe award in the Neko competition at Dorado Gallery, Tokyo

2020 (Dec): Solo exhibition at Art Gallery Hasegawa, Ginza
A poem was used in the book UN GRITO POR LA PAZ
 (A Cry For Peace) in Mexico.
78 illustrations used in a book by Jyotirmaya Thakur, an Indian poet 

2021 (Mar): Exhibited at Watercolor Postcard Venezia “Art for Life”




Works for Sale
星降る夜に願いを

Acrylic and glitter powder on watercolour paper
25×17cm
With frame
29,700 JPY
豊穣の女神

Art resin, acrylic and gold dust on watercolour paper
23×16cm
With frame with gold decoration
 41,800 JPY
能舞台

  Acrylic, watercolour and gold dust on watercolor paper
25×17cm
With frame
27,500 JPY
宇宙の桜

Acrylic, glitter powder and gold dust on watercolour paper
25×17cm
With frame
29,700 JPY
アイリス

Watercolour and gouache on watercolour paper
25×17cm
With frame
27,500 JPY
薔薇ボサツ

Acrylic, gold leaf, gold dust and mineral pigment on Japanese paper on wooden panel
23×16cm
With frame
49,500 JPY
盛華

Acrylic, sumi ink, gold leaf, and silver leaf on wooden paper
27×16cm
With frame
29,700 JPY
誕生の歓喜

Acrylic, sumi ink, gold leaf and silver leaf on wooden paper
18×14cm
With frame
30,800 JPY
銀河の出会い

Sumi ink, pigment and gold leaf on watercolour paper
25×17cm
With frame
33,000 JPY
旅への誘い

Watercolour on watercolour paper
25×17cm
With frame
42,900 JPY
御守り 鳳凰

Acrylic and natural pigment on watercolour paper laid over with Japanese paper, oval shape
16×11.5cm
Size of frame: 22.5×18.0cm
With frame
39,600 JPY
薔薇とネコの日々

Acrylic and gold glitter powder on watercolour paper, oval shape
16×11.5cm
Size of frame: 22.5×18.0cm
With frame
22,000 JPY
薔薇の精
 
Acrylic, natural pigment and gold dust on canvas laid over with Japanese paper
18×14cm
With box frame, lace decoration on mat
39,600 JPY
祝杯

Acrylic, natural pigment, gold dust and gold leaf on canvas laid over with Japanese paper
22.7×15.8cm
With box frame
66,000 JPY
豊穣を祈る

Sumi ink, natural pigment and gold dust on watercolour paper
20×15.8cm
With frame
39,600 JPY
銀河の巡り合い

Acrylic, oil and gold leaf on wooden panel laid over paper
88.94×145.5cm(M80)
With frame
1100,000 JPY
鳳凰ブルーオーラを纏って

Sumi ink, acrylic and gold sand on wooden panel
72.7×116.7cm(M50)
With frame
808,000 JPY
真・善・美の復活

Watercolour
91.0×72.5cm(F30)
With frame
495,000 JPY