Monday, March 23, 2015

Spain dinosaur special exhibition at Osaka

I joined the opening ceremony and the lecture meeting of Spain dinosaur special exhibition at Osaka Museum of Natural HIstory.

The lectures by Jose Luis Sanz and Francisco Ortega were very interesting!
I gave Tambatitanis toy to Ortega and Sanz.
I sculpted the original model of the toy.
Tambatitanis specimens are also exhibited at the special exhibition.

Friday, March 6, 2015

Dinner meeting

I join in this dinner meeting as a main guest speaker.
This meeting was planed by a paleontologist of Mizunami Fossil Museum.
I'm going to talk about my artworks and activities as paleo artist.

Friday, February 13, 2015

Making a new workshop program.

I tryed to reconstruct Tyrannosaurus from skeleton toy.
I'm thinking whether I can do this attempt as a workshop for kids or dinosaur fan.

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Wonder Festival 2015 winter

Zhang Mo (left) and Kazuyuki Moria(right) at Wonder festival.
Moria is my friend artist.
Zhang Mo is a famous model finisher in China.
His painting works of animal model are marvelous!

Friday, January 16, 2015

My work Inostrancevia was adopted as a permanent exhibition of Kuzuu Fossil Museum.

This Inostrancevia was my private work.
I repainted it for exhibition at the museum.

Before repaint

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Happy New Year!

Giant cephalopod "Ammonite" from Mysterious Island(1961). I sculpted the original model of this toy. This year, Japanese sexagenary cycle is sheep.
The name of Ammonite came from Egyptian god Ammon that has horns like sheep.

Monday, November 17, 2014

The meeting of Fossil Research Society Japan.

On 15th-16th Nov. I participated in The meeting of Fossil Research Society Japan. I did examination of a picture contest of sea cow discovered in Nagaoka, dinosaur reconstruction workshops for kids, and a presentation on making of reconstruction model of sea cow Hydrodamalis.sp of the Nagaoka Municipal Science Museum. I sculpted the 1/10 scale model of it.And then, Studio Toriado made the full-size model by increasing the 1/10 model to ten times.
In the meeting, Hitoshi Furusawa,(Sapporo Museum Activity Center) and Keiichi Takahashi(Lake Biwa Museum) had presentations on their study.
Furusawa is the supervisor of the Hydrodamalis model.
Takahashi is the supervisor of Wolly mammoth toy of Favorite Co.,Ltd. that I sculpted the original model.