Joan Takayama-Ogawa


•    Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
•    deYoung Museum Fine Arts Museum in San Francisco
•    Los Angeles County Museum of Art
•    Oakland Museum of Art, Long Beach Museum of Art
•    American Museum of Ceramic Art
•    Racine Art Museum
•    World Ceramic Exposition Foundation, Icheon,  South Korea

•    Princessehof Leewarden Nationaal Keramiek Museum, Leeuwarden, Netherlands

  • Newark Art Museum, Newark, New York

•    George Ohr Museum, Biloxi, Mississippi
•    Kamm Teapot Foundation
•    David and Jackie Charak Foundation
•    Hallmark Collection
•    Celestial Seasoning Tea Company


•    Masters of Arts, Stanford University
•    Bachelors of Arts, UCLA
•    Ceramic Education, Otis College of Art and Design
•    Japan Education, University of California Campus, International Christian University, Tokyo University



• Artist Curator, Scripps 73rd Ceramic Annual

•  Center for Cultural Innovation Investing in Arts Equipment Grant to purchase a large an energy efficient kiln.

•   Artist in Residency, Watershed, Maine
•   “Teacher of the Year” Commencement Speaker, Otis College of Art and Design