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Ryuji Fujita

Full name: Ryuji Fujita
Original name: 藤田 隆治
Gender: Male
Born: April 13, 1907 in Hohoku, Yamaguchi, Japan
Died: January 28, 1965
Country: JPN Japan
Sport: Art Competitions

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Ryuji Fujita from the Yamaguchi prefecture was a student of Takashima Hokkai and Kyūho Noda. He was accepted to present his works at various exhibitions including the Bunten. Together with others he founded the New Japanese Painting Group (Shin Nihonga Kenkyūkai). 1936 he won the bronze medal with his work "ice hockey" in art competition of the Berlin Olympics. The whereabouts of his work are not clear after being purchased by the Nazis. His well-known student Ryū Seihō attempted to restore the work. He also initiated the forming of the New Artists Association (Shin Bijutsujin Kyoukai). Later, he moved to Kitakyushu City and served as a lecturer at the Saga University.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 29 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Paintings Japan JPN 3 Bronze

Mixed Painting, Paintings

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 29 Berlin Art Competitions Japan Final Standings 3 Ice Hockey
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