Hikari Ando artist

1962 Born in Tokyo, Japan
1974 Start to learn oil painting under Kyoji Yoshikae, painter
1983 Graduate from WOMAN COLLEGEOF ART, major in oil painting
1984 Graduate from WOMAN COLLEGEOF ART, major in pottery, non-degree program
1992 Graduate from TOKYO GLASS ART INSTITUTE
1992 Establish HANAKO GLASS STUDIO, a joint atelier
1994 Selected for CONTEMPORARY GLASS ART EXHIBITION held by JAPAN GLASS ART SOCIETY
1994 Establish her own atelier in Hino city, Tokyo
1995 Selected for NEW GLASS REVIEW 17 held by THE CORNING MUSEUM OF GLASS, New York

1996 Move her own atelier from Hino city, Tokyo to Nozawa-onsen village, Nagano prefecture
1996 Selected for the prize at JAPAN CONTEMPORARY GLASS ART EXHIBITION
1997 Hold her own exhibition at GALLERY MISAWA, Saitama prefecture
1997 Hold her own exhibition at GALLERY CORE, Osaka
1997 Hold her own exhibition at GALLERY KIKKEI, Fukui prefecture
1997 Hold her own exhibition at GLASS GALLERY SAY, Tokyo
1997 Hold her own exhibition at GALLERY KURA, Nagano prefecture
1998 Selected for NEW GLASS REVIEW 19 held by THE CORNING MUSEUM OF GLASS, New York
1998 Hold her own exhibition at GALLERY ENOMOTO, Osaka
1998 Selected for THE CONTEMPORARY GLASS ART EXHIBITION IN SATUMA
1999 Hold her own exhibition GALLERY SHIBAYAMA, Ginza, Tokyo
1999 Selected for NEW GLASS REVIEW 19 held by THE CORNING MUSEUM OF GLASS, New York
1999 Move her own atelier from Nozawa-onsen village to Kijimadaira village, Nagano prefecture
2001 Plan to hold her own exhibition at GLASS GALLERY KARANIS, Aoyama, Tokyo in end of November
2002 Plan to hold her own exhibition at GALLERY CANDID, Ginza, Tokyo