Education/ lecture experience

1987 Graduated from Tama Art University / Tokyo, Japan
1987-90 Designer for Paper-weight, Cushca Co. / Tokyo, Japan
1994 Graduated from Gerrit Rietveld Academie / Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1998~2005 Part-time lecturer at Tama Art University / Tokyo, Japan
2007~2016 Part-time lecturer at Bunsei University of Art / Utsunomiya, Tochigi and lectured other many educational institutions.

Selected Awards

2005 Contemporary Glass Triennial in Toyama 2005 (A Merit Prize) / Toyama, Japan
2006, 13 New Glass Review 27,34, Corning, NY, USA
2007 The international Exhibition of Glass Kanazawa 2007 (A Judged Appropriate Prize)/Ishikawa, Japan and others.


The National Glass Museum / Leerdam, The Netherlands
Glasmueum Alter Hof Herding / Coesfeld Lette, Germany
De Nederlandsche Bank / Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Jan van der Togt / Amstelveen, The Netherlands
Notojima Glass Art Museum / Ishikawa, Japan
Toyama Glass Art Museum / Toyama, Japan
Sarutahiko Shrine Shoha Museum / Ise, Japan
Tokyo Midtown / Tokyo, Japan
Design Museum Gent (Dr. Dirk Schrivers)/ Gent, Belgium and others,


1998 A book, “Using Kiln at home” by Ren Adachi and Mica Okuno, Horupu Pablishing Company, Japan
2008 A book, “Kiln work” by Mica Okuno, Horupu Pablishing Company, Japan
2004-5 Contributions, “Japanese Art scenes” Glashus, Germany and others,


3-1-14, Ebisu-minami, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo


  • Mica's recent state and schedule
  • up date Apr. 2018)
  • 2018 Mar.
  • Open Atelier Week
  • DEN+
  • 2014 Mar.-Apr.
    • 21Mar. - 5 Apr.
    • Women's art symposium in Varanasi, India