Title: Gokigen Tori / Smiling Chicken
Size: 12 x 15 x 15 cm
Takagi was born in Tokyo, Japan. She graduated from the Ceramic Art Department of Tama Art University and then completed the Post Graduate Division. Her main works are 'beckoning cats,' 'bring good luck animals,' and character designs.
Her selected solo exhibitions include: Maruzen Craft Center Japan, Tokyo, 1997 and '96; Gallery m, Tokyo, 1996, '94 and '93; and Seibu, Atelier Nou-vear, Tokyo, 1989.
Her selected group exhibitions include: 6th Contemporary Ceramic Art Menbachi (bowls for noodles) Grand Prize Exhibition, sponsored by Nisshin food, 1998; Tokyo Hands Exhibition, Tokyo, 1992; Asahi Ceramic Art Exhibition, Tokyo, 1990; and Seibu, Ikebukuro Atelier Nou-vear Competition, Tokyo.