We have received delightful impressions from many people.We would like to introduce some of them to you here.

"My heart is calm. I am at peace. I feel I am being healed. Extremely appealing pictures."
"I feel that my heart has been cleansed. Pictures that are deep and clear."
"Pictures that speak to me. I feel the pictures are drawing me in."
"Spiritual pictures that resonate with my heart."
"The colors are beautiful, like fantasies, and wonderful. This is the first time I have seen these pictures"
"When I look at Silent Calling, many memories of my life arise." (70 year old man)
"I sense a grand scale even in small pictures. I was astonished by pictures of such depth and broadness. They gave me energy." (60 year old male calligrapher)
"Deep. Pictures that deepen and broaden the calligraphy. I have been greatly moved." (60 year old man calligrapher)
"Looking at these pictures, I can have courage and hope." (60 year old woman)
"It was wonderful to find so much warmth and tenderness in even one work. I was moved to see so many pictures in one hall."
"I was amazed to see such characteristic, splendid pictures in Kurume." (60 year old woman)
"I felt that they are very fresh. I felt the pulsation of life in them." (50 year old woman)
"I am amazed by the grand scale, even in small pictures" (30 year old woman)

"Although I've been to Mr. Kato's exhibitions before, there are many works that I am seeing for the first time. This is a very interesting exhibition in which I could also see videos of demonstrations and performances." (20 year old man)

"My mother said it was wonderful and recommended me to go. So I went.. All three of us were so moved by their beauty that we felt as if we had goose pimples. We felt that they are great. The universe and nature." (three 20 year old women)

"Beautiful! This was the first time we've seen these pictures. Please let us have our pictures taken with Shioh-san." (7 middle school students on a school excursion)


We are most sincerely grateful to everyone who attended.

Shioh Kato Art Exhibition in Sao Paulo, Brazil

"Images of the Twelve Bodaishins"

August 14, 2008 - August 24, 2008

Shioh Kato Art Exhibition in San Francisco

Images of the Twelve Bodaishins"

September 7, 2007 - October 11, 2007
at The Consulate General of Japan in San Francisco


Exhibition Schedule in Japan

Fukuoka: October 24, 2007 - October 29, 2007 

Tokyo: December 14, 2007 - December 23, 2007 

The Journey of Inner Thoughts
- An American stay, Deluxe Collection of 35 Years in the Arts

The fusion of a book and the modern art

Shioh Kato's Exhibitions

2005-5-11(Wed)/5-20(Fri) ISHIBASHI Museum Kurume-shi, Fukuoka

I have exhibited more than 120 small and large works at Ishibashi Museum in Japan and abroad that have been evaluated as "art that reaches out," "visual creative poems" and "art that resonates."

Great reverberations on television, radio, in newspapers and on the Internet Many people have attended.
The entrance fees have been contributed to the Fukuoka Seiho Oki earthquake through NHK.

2005-10-15(Sat)/10-23(Sun) Gallery Piazza Omotesando, Tokyo