MASAKAZU NAKAMURA – Visiting professor from Kyoto

Posted on: September 3rd, 2016

Professor Masakazu Nakamura is from Tokyo, Japan, where he is an active member of the Ikenobo Tokyo Saisho-kai Chapter.


    Professor Nakamura began his study of Ikenobo ikebana in 1994, and in 2004 he graduated from the Advanced Course at the Ikenobo Central Training Institute, Ikenobo Headquarters, Kyoto. He has since completed the Special Advanced Courses in Rikka, Classic Rikka, Shoka, Free Style, the Special Advanced Three-day Course, and the Technical Seminar in Shoka. Prof. Nakamura is a member of the Central Advisory Boad of Ikenobo Society of Floral Art. Professor Nakamura teaches Ikenobo ikebana at his own classroom and also teaches display design at the interior design course of Tokyo Designer Gakuin. Prof. Nakamura visited Republic of Korea, Taiwan, and U.S.A. to participate in the events held in these countries.

    In addition to his teaching and study of Ikenobo, Professor Nakamura enjoys cooking and snowboarding.

Workshop Schedule

26-28   Honolulu Chapter

1   Northwest Sakura Chapter
3-4 North California Chapter
6-7  Baltimore Chapter
9-10  Colorado Chapter
11-12   Chicago Chapter
14-15  Pittsburgh Chapter
17-18  Vancouver Chapter
20-21  Toronto Chapter
22   Montreal Chapter
24-15   Hamilton Chapter
26-27  Metro. D.C. Chapter
30   Potomac Valley Chapter

2-3    Illinois Prairie Chapter
4-5    Philadelphia Main Line Chapter
7-8  New York Tachibana Chapter
10  Boston Chapter
13   New York City Chapter
22-23  North California Chapter
29-30   Anchorage Alaska Chapter

5-6 Los Angeles Chapter
8-9 Houston Texas Chapter
12-13 Naples Florida Chapter
16-17 Naples Florida Chapter
19-20  North California Chapter

As of 09/03/2016   This schedule is subject to change.