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2008
Solo 乬NORIKO KATO Exhibition 2008乭 Aomori, JAPAN
2004

Solo 乬NORIKO KATO Exhibition 2004 -Response and Motion-乭 Aomori, JAPAN
2002 
Solo 乬NORIKO IS BACK乭 Aomori, JAPAN
Group showing at KOBO gallery, Seattle, WA
2001 
Solo 乬Onna -a series of Women-乬 at Art/NOT Terminal gallery, Seattle, WA
Juried Art fair 乬Pigs On Parade乭, Seattle, WA
Solo 乬FuRuSaTo乭 at RAW gallery, Seattle, WA
2000 
Juried Art fair 乬Bellevue Art Museum Fair乭, Bellevue, WA
Solo 乬The Color of Noriko乭 at Hayato NY, New York

1999 
Artistic Director for the
乬Wings For Peace-Year 2000 Millennium Peace Project乭, Issaquah, WA
Graduated from South Seattle Community College
1997
Graduated from Kodansha Famous Artist School in Commercial Art,
Illustration & Design
Graduated from Aomori Akenohoshi Junior College
1991
Degree in Japanese Calligraphy
1989
Won for designing an illustration logo for the city of Ajigasawa, Aomori JAPAN

Bibliography


2009
How to become a professional negotiator in English /Author: Shintaro Tominaga
RAB Aomori TV, February 11, News Radar Evening News -document-
Mainichi Newspaper, January 11, "Konochi ni Ikiru (10) Ajigasawa's Character"

2008
ToOh Nippo Newspaper, June 23, "Gallery, Noriko Kato Exhibition"
Mutsu Shinpo Newspaper, June 20, 乬Noriko Kato Exhibition"

2004

80 People's Success Story in Abroad -The Place Where You Can be Yourself-/Author:Maiko Uchida etc..
Mutsu Shinpo Newspaper, November 20, 乬Shiteki ni Suteki No.260 Noriko Kato乭
Mutsu Shinpo Newspaper, November 3, 乬New Product, Ajigasawa Bijin 乭
ToOh Nippo Newspaper, October 31, "Gallery, Noriko Kato Exhibition"

Mutsu Shinpo Newspaper, October 29, 乬Response and motion Noriko Kato Exhibition"
Mutsu Shinpo Newspaper, July 1, 乬Listen to our sound!"
ToOh Nippo Newspaper, June 26, 乬Makes the sound of Ajigasawa into CD乭


2003 
JINA online, September 29,"Interview vol.21"

2002 

VIVA Hirosaki, November 22, 乬My way, My Life乭
FM Apple Wave Radio, October 11, 乬Tsugaru Ijin Kan乭
Aomori TV, October 4, Afternoon & Evening News
ToOh Nippo Newspaper, October 5, 乬NORIKO Kato Sumi-e Exhibition乭
RAB Aomori Radio, October 1, 乬Aomori Today Hiromitsu Natsume LIVE Talk Show乭
NHK Aomori TV, October 1, 乬Events乭
RAB Aomori Radio, September 17, Good Morning Aomori LIVE Talk Show乭
Mutsu Shinpo Newspaper, September 27, 乬The First Exhibition in Hometown乭
ToOh Nippo Newspaper, September 26, 乬Kataru乭
Ajigasawa Koho, September, 乬Meet with this person乭

International Examiner, Volume 29, Number 8 April17-April30, under Visual Arts
Soy Source, Vol.11 No. 8 April 25, "Group Exhibition at KOBO"
Seattle Chinese Post "Selected Judge for Celebration of a Lunar New Year 2000 drawing contest"


2001
Colors NW magazine "Art Spot" Hime Page 28, Seattle, WA
Pigs On Parade Book "Happy Pig" Page 23, Seattle, WA
Pigs On Parade Poster (70 Selected pigs including Happy Pig.) Seattle, WA
Daniel Smith Spring Catalog 2001 Page 61 "Forever Always" Seattle, WA

North American Post, November 7, "Happy Pig Auctioned off at $1525"
Seattle Weekly, October 11, Turf, 乬My Own Private Watercolors乭
Soy Source, Vol.10 No 20 October 25, "Happy Pig Auctioned off at $1525"
Tokyo Shinbun Newspaper, October 16, "Pigs On Parade Auction"
North American Post, September 15, "Yume OiBito No.2 Noriko Kato"
ToOh Nippo Newspaper, August 10, "Be Ichiro in Art world"
Womenjapan.com, July 30, GoGo Seattle! "Pigs On Parade"
North American Post, June 23rd, "Pigs On Parade-Happy Pig"
Soy Source, Vol.10 No.12, June 25, "Happy Pig by Noriko Kato"
NW Asian Weekly, Vol.20 No.26, "Pigs On Parade"
Seattle Gay News, May 11, "Three Art Shows You Just Have To See"
Soy Source, Vol.10 No.8 April 25, "Onna-A Series of Women"
Cafeglobe.com February 1, "Daily News Café"
International Examiner, Vol. 28, No. 1, Jan 3-16 "Art etc"

2000
Soy Source, Vol. 9 No. 137 December 25, "FuRuSaTo"
North American Post, August 1, "Bellevue Art Museum Fair"
Junglecity Network, Inc. June, "Bravo!"
North American Post, February 19, "Artist, Noriko Kato Having Exhibition in NY"
The Yomiuri America, February 11, "Seattle Artist, Noriko Kato Having Exhibition in NY"
The Yomiuri America, January 28, "Noriko Kato Exhibition"
The Asahi Shimbun Newspaper, January 22, "Noriko Kato, Art Exhibition"


Donations
2002
Nihonkai Kyotenkan "Aruhi no chaya"
2001
Society Auction "Oei-san in Sawara"

Participated "Peace Drawing" projected by KOBO Gallery
Auction Donated "Hanamusubi"

NORIKO KATO

Born and lives in Aomori, JAPAN
Contemporary Japanese Sumi-color artist
Style:The combination of the imagery and typography with Sumi and Watercolors

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