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Kooyu Fujii

Full name: Kooyu Fujii
Original name: 藤井 浩佑
Other name(s): 藤井 浩祐
Gender: Male
Born: November 29, 1882 in Kanda, Tokyo, Japan
Died: July 15, 1958 in Atami, Shizuoka, Japan
Country: JPN Japan
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Japanese sculptor Kooyu Fujii first learned how to draw from painter Mantani Kunishiro and graduated from the Sculpture Department of the Tokyo School of Fine Arts in 1907. In the same year he started exhibiting at the Bunten Exhibitions, winning awards for sculptures that were influenced by Belgian sculptor Constantin Meunier. In 1916 he became a member of the Japanese Art Institute, although he withdrew 20 years later, then joining the Imperial Fine Arts Academy, renamed the following year as the Imperial Art Academy. After World War II Fujii was appointed to the board of the Japan Arts Exhibition (Nitten).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 49 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event Japan JPN AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 49 Los Angeles Art Competitions Japan Final Standings AC The Golf
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