Mari Ishikawa1964 Born in Kyoto, Japan
1982–86 Master degree of art, Nara University of Education, Japan
1993–94 Studied jewelery making, Hiko Mizuno College Of Jewelery, Japan
1994–2000 Studied jewellery at the Munich-Academy of Fine Art, Germany
1999 Master student, Munich-Academy of Fine Art
2001 Diploma at the Munich-Academy of Fine Art
2000 Summer Academy 2000, Porzellanmanufaktur in Nymphenburg

 

Awards
2012 The Elizabeth R. Raphael Founder’s Prize, 2.Prize, Pittsburg, USA
2010 The Award “Bayerischer Staatspreis 2010” International handcraft fair, Munich
2009 Advancement award for applied art 2009, Munich
2007 Tahitian Pearl Trophy ,2. Prize
2000 Herbert Hofmann Award, „Schmuck 2000“, International handcraft fair, Munich
2000 Böhmler Art Award, 1. Prize, Munich, Germany
1998 Scholarship, Munich-Academy of Fine Art, Germany
1997 8th Itami City Contemporary Craft Award, Japan
1996 Scholarship, Munich-Academy of Fine Art, Germany

Work in public collections
Museo deli Argenti, Palazzo Pitti, Florence, Italy
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, USA
Museum of art and design, New York, USA
Jewellery museum Pforzheim, Germany
Hiko Mizuno Collection, Tokyo, Japan
GrassiMuseum Leipzig, Germany
Pinakothek Der Moderne, Munich, Germany
Ville de Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
Helen W. Drutt Collection, Pennsylvania USA
Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus Hanau, Germany
Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Germany