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Key Sato

Full name: Key Sato
Original name: 佐藤 敬
Gender: Male
Born: October 28, 1906 in Oita, Oita, Japan
Died: May 8, 1978 in Beppu, Oita, Japan
Country: JPN Japan
Sport: Art Competitions


Key Sato was an abstract painter who painted mainly in gouache and mixed techniques. He studied in Tokyo at the High School for Fine Arts and from 1930-34 at the Académie Calarossi in Paris. In 1952 Sato moved permanently to Paris and visited his home country only sporadically. He belonged to the second wave of Japanese artists painting in lyric abstraction. Sato travelled frequently to Greece, Italy, North Africa, Great Britain, and the USA.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 29 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Japan JPN AC

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 29 Berlin Art Competitions Japan Final Standings AC Schneeschuhlauf
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