Etsuko Nakatsuji 中辻 悦子

中辻悦子は、広告デザイナーを経て63年東京画廊で初個展以後、各地で個展を開催。「人形(ひとがた)」をモチーフに絵画、彫刻、版画など多彩な分野で50年以上活動し、98年現代版画コンクール展大賞、99年ブラティスラヴァ世界絵本原画展グランプリ受賞と国際的な評価も得ている。

After working as an advertisement designer, Etsuko Nakatsuji, held her first solo exhibition in Tokyo Gallery in 1963 which was followed by solo exhibitions in various other locations. For more than 50 years, she has been active in many fields, those of paintings, sculpture and printmaking, etc, with “hitogata (the human form)” as her primary motif. She has also achieved international acclaim, as testified by the international awards she had received: 1998, First Prize, the Contemporary Prints Competition Exhibition; 1999, the Grand Prize at Biennial of Illustration Bratislava (BIB).