Born in Hokkaido, Japan, 1953
Lives and works in Seto, Aichi, Japan.

Shozo Michikawa was born in Hokkaido, the most northern area of Japan, in 1953. After graduated Aoyama Gakuin University in 1975, he settled his base of ceramics activity to Seto, Aichi. His exhibitions are held widely in Japan and foreign countries like China, Phillipines, Mongolia, France, USA, and UK.

2017 the book „Shozo Michikawa. Ceramic Art“ was released by Arnoldsche Art Publishers.
2018 Shozo Michikawas ceramics were awarded the Bavarian State Prize at the International Trade Fair in Munich.