Calligrapher / Visualist
Title: BOKUDEN MATSUDA
Born in Saga Prefecture in 1940. A calligrapher and artist living in Chuo-ku, Fukuoka. The current chairman of the Bishogeiin, the presiding officer of the monthly magazine "Beauty of Calligraphy", and an advisor to the Toyo Shogeiin. Starting from Fukuoka, not only in Japan, but also in the United States, France, Germany, Spain, South Korea, China, Taiwan, Malaysia, Venezuela, etc. , Expand performance. He strives to introduce Japanese culture and receives the 2001 Fukuoka City Cultural Award and the 2018 Fukuoka Prefecture Person of Cultural Merit Award. While holding solo exhibitions around the world, he continues to perform activities such as co-starring with musicians and collaborating with artists in other fields such as sculpture and ceramics.