Fujinuma Noboru (藤沼昇) (Biographical details)

Fujinuma Noboru (藤沼昇) (fibre/textile worker; Japanese; Male; 1945)

Also known as

Fujinuma Noboru

Biography

Born in Otawara city, Tochigi prefecture. Fujinuma started to work with bamboo in 1975, and apprenticed with the well-known bamboo artist Yagisawa Keizō (1926-2005). Received the Tokyo Governor’s prize at the 39th Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition in 1992. In 2004, Fujinuma was awarded a Medal with Purple Ribbon (by the Japanese government.)