MADE IN JAPAN exhibition catalog selected by Koichi Uchida, a ceramist who is active on the world stage. The 6th catalog of the private collection exhibition at the private museum “as it is”, in 3 languages, Japanese, English and French. It is a notation.
Vases reminiscent of those of the Joseon Dynasty, plates with a Delft atmosphere, farm tools like African masks … These are all “MADE IN JAPAN”, Japanese antiques.
Metal, lacquer, wood, cloth, paper, stone, and soil … The unique perspective of freely expanding and contracting in front of the Japanese shapes of various materials is full of dramatic surprises that shake the preconceived notions of Japaneseness.
- Release Date:
- April, 2011
- Japanese & English
- anonima studio
Born in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture in 1969.
After graduating from the Aichi Prefectural Seto Ceramics High School, he worked as a potter’s wheel grinder at a pottery factory in Yokkaichi City, Mie Prefecture.
After that, he stayed in ceramics such as Europe, Southeast Asia, West Africa, South America, etc., and while engaging in research on old kilns, old pottery, earthenware, etc. in the area, how to make the structure and making of the kiln, firing method, how to make raw materials such as soil And learn how to mold. He moved to Yokkaichi, Mie Prefecture in 1992 and became independent.
He has produced and announced in Japan, Spain, England, Italy, Australia, USA, Vietnam, Thailand, South Korea, China, Taiwan, India, West Africa, South America, etc.