A thrower living in Kyoto Prefecture. Born and raised in a ceramic family. His works are characterized by his expression of glaze, pursuing unique color expressions by repeatedly blending and test firing many times.
- BASED IN
- Kyoto Prefecture
- WEB SITE
POINT OF VIEW
Among the innumerable colous, to reach our own color is an endless journey. Beyond the emotive color expressions of the Kyoto people is an impression of Kyoto blossoms in full bloom, floating. It seems like the vessel is trying to convey something to a person.
CRAFT ARTIST BIOGRAPHY
Born in Gojo-zaka, Kyoto, Japan
Selected for Japan Traditional Crafts Exhibition.
Selected for Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition.
Awarded Nissin Foods Contemporary Ceramic Art “Noodle Bowl” Exhibition, Judge’s encouragement prize.
Exhibited “Horaikai Exhibition” directed by living national treasure Uichi Shimizu.
Authorized as a regular member of Japan Kogei Association.
Selected for Contemporary Tea Pottery Exhibition.
Solo exhibition at Shibuya Kuroda Toen.
Appeared on TV program, NHK BS2 “Utsuwa Yume Kobo”.
Solo exhibition at Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi main store.