Fusako Yusaki

Animator/Sculptor

1960年 女子美術大学芸術学部図案科卒業。在学中より二科展出品。
1963年 二科展彫刻部 特選賞受賞。
1964年 二科展彫刻部 銀賞受賞。イタリア政府給費を得て留学。
1971年 イタリア・優秀テレビ広告&粘土アニメ バガット・ドーロ金賞受賞。
1972年 カンヌ映画祭短編粘土アニメ部門 ライオン銅賞受賞。
1973年 “STUDIO YUSAKI” を設立。以降、粘土アニメを中心に活動。
1983年 短編 “失われた5ツの世界” ジェノバ市長賞受賞。
1984年 イタリア・ルッカ国際アニメ映画祭 16回グランプリ受賞。
1987年 ヨーロッパデザイン学校イラストレーション科で教鞭をとり、現在に至る。
2001年 イタリア ”CARTOONS ON THE BAY” 国際テレビ用アニメ映画祭 プルチネルラ賞受賞。
2003年 イタリア・スイス文化会館とスイステレビ共催、FUSAKO YUSAKI展。
2004年 イタリア・ベルガモ市国際アート映画祭 グランプリ受賞。
2005年 ローマ・イカステルリアニーマート国際アニメ映画祭にて、FUSAKO YUSAKI展。イタリ        ア・パリヌーロ市国際アート映画祭 キャリア賞受賞。
2007年 イタリア・バルデルラ美術館にて、FUSAKO YUSAKI展。
2008年 イタリア・RAPALLO国際アニメ映画祭 キャリア賞。
2011年 イタリア・RIMINI国際アニメ映画祭の国際審査員、FUSAKO YUSAKI展。
2015年 イタリア・ヴェネチア大学にて日本・イタリア文化交流150周年で講演。
2017年 イタリア国営広告開始60周年にあたり、イタリア・バリ大学で講演。リミニ映画祭国際審査員、トリノ国際映画祭国際審査員。
2018年 NHK放送が4Kシステムになるにあたり、その方式で制作した作品が4Kプレゼンテーション作品に選ばれる。

1960 – Graduated from Joshibi University of Art and Design, Design Course. Her works were exhibited at Nikaten while studying there.
1963 – Received the Special Award of Nikaten in the category of sculpture.
1964 – Received the Silver Award of Nikaten in the category of sculpture. Moved to Italy for further study with an Italian government scholarship.
1971 – Received the Excellent TV Advertisement & Clay Animation Award (Italy), Bagatto d’Oro Gold Prize.
1972 – Cannes Film Festival, short film clay animation category, Bronze Lion Prize.
1973 – Established “STUDIO YUSAKI”. Since then, she has been mainly working on clay animation.
1983 – Her short story “The World of 5 Lost” received the Genoa Mayor Award.
1984 – Won the 16th Grand Prix in Lucca International Animated Film Festival in Italy.
1987 – Started teaching at the European Design School Illustration Course, which she is still doing.
2001 – Received “CARTOONS ON THE BAY” International TV Animation Film Festival, Pulcinella Prize.
2003 – Exhibition “FUSAKO YUSAKI” jointly hosted by the Italy/Swiss Cultural Center and Swiss TV.
2004 – Received the Grand Prix of Bergamo City International Art Film Festival, Italy.
2005 – Exhibition “FUSAKO YUSAKI” at the International Animation Film Festival in Rome. Received the Career Prize of Palinuro City International Art Film Festival in Italy.
2007 – Exhibition “FUSAKO YUSAKI” at Valdera Museum of Art.
2008 – Received the Career Prize of RAPALLO International Animated Film Festival in Italy.
Jury 2011 – Exhibition “FUSAKO YUSAKI” at RIMINI International Animated Film Festival in Italy. Named as an International Jury member.
2015 – Lecture at the University of Venice, Italy for the 150th anniversary of cultural exchanges between Japan and Italy.
2017 – Lecture at the Bari University, Italy for the 60th anniversary of the start of Italian state-run advertising. Named as an International Jury member at the Rimini Film Festival, and Turin International Film Festival.
2018 – Her work was selected to be presented on NHK, the Japanese national broadcasting service, to demonstrate their newly introduced 4K broadcasting service.

1960 – Diplomata presso Joshibi University of Art and Design, indirizzo Design. Le sue opere furono esposte a Nikaten nello stesso periodo.
1963 – Riceve il premio speciale di Nikaten nella categoria scultura.
1964 – riceve il Silver Award di Nikaten nella categoria di scultura.
Si trasferisce in Italia per ulteriori studi con borsa di studio rilasciata dal governo italiano.
1971 – Riceve il premio “Excellent TV Advertisement & Clay Animation Award (Italia)”, premio oro Bagatto d’Oro.
1972 -Partecipa al Cannes Film Festival nella categoria “short film clay animation”, Bronze Lion Prize.
1973 – Lavora con l’istituito “STUDIO YUSAKI”. Si specializza principalmente sulla tecnica di animazione della plastilina.
1983 – Riceve il Genoa Mayor Award con La sua opera/racconto “The World of 5 Lost”.
1984 – Vince il 16 ° Gran Premio del Festival internazionale del film d’animazione di Lucca in Italia.
1987 – Insegna presso l’ European Design School fino ad oggi.
2001 – Riceve il Premio Pulcinella, categoria “CARTOONS ON THE BAY”, al Festival internazionale di film d’animazione televisiva, Premio Pulcinella.
2003 – Esposizione “FUSAKO YUSAKI” ospitata dal Centro culturale Italia/Svizzera e dalla televisione svizzera.
2004 – ha ricevuto il Gran Premio del Festival Internazionale del Cinema d’Arte a Bergamo, Italia.
2005 – Esposizione “FUSAKO YUSAKI” all’International Animation Film Festival di Roma. Riceve il premio alla carriera del Festival Internazionale del Cinema d’Arte di Palinuro City in Italia.
2007 – Mostra “FUSAKO YUSAKI” al Museo d’Arte Valdera.
2008 – Riceve il premio alla carriera al RAPALLO International Film Festival in Italia.
2011 – Mostra “FUSAKO YUSAKI” al RIMINI International Animated Film Festival in Italia e nomina come Giudice internazionale.
2015 – Conferenza all’Università di Venezia, in Italia, per il 150 ° anniversario degli scambi culturali tra Giappone e Italia.
2017 – Conferenza all’Università di Bari, in Italia, per il “60 ° anniversario dell’inizio della pubblicità statale italiana”. Nominata giudice internazionale al Rimini Film Festival e al Torino International Film Festival.
2018 – Il suo lavoro viene selezionato come materiale di presentazione della NHK, Japanese national broadcasting, per dimostrare il loro 4K broadcasting searvice.