Botanic Gardens Trust, Sydney, Australia

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Kyoko Katayama

Born in Okayama, Japan, Kyoko has become a botanical artist whose work has been widely exhibited in Australia, USA, UK and Japan.

Her work has been highly awarded, winning the Tokyo Newspaper Award (2004), and the Outstanding People’s Choice Award at Canberra Botanical (2005). Kyoko’s work was Highly Commended in Exotics at BASA (2006) and Silver-Gilt Medal in RHS UK 2010.

Her works in watercolour and pencil are greatly valued in private collections in Australia, USA and Japan. Kyoko’s work was exhibited in Botanica (2005, 07, 08, 09, 10 & 12).

Sciadopitys verticillata
Japanese umbrella pine
360 x 500 mm

Solanum mammosum
fox face (Japanese name) nipple fruit (English name)
700 x 580 mm