Sat, 19th May - Sun, 3rd June 2012
Venue: Gallery St. Ives
11:00am - 6:00pm
(closed on Wednesdays during the exhibition)
■Reports and exhibition by three potters whose studios and kilns were
heavily damaged by the big earthquake on 11th March 2011.
Shinsuke Iwami / Tomoo Hamada / Ken Matsuzaki
The potters will be speaking about the damages from the earthquake and the reconstruction for the past year with showing slides.
19th : Iwami & Hamada
20th : Iwami & Matsuzaki
The lecture starts at 1:30 pm on the both dates.
*Part of sales from the exhibition will be donated to the fund for reconstructing the Mashiko Reference Museum established by Shoji Hamada.
|The first firing of Ken Matsuzaki after the
earthquake (August 2011)
|The first firing of the climbing kiln
of the Hamada Pottery after the
earthquake (March 2012)