Kikuchi’s Fine Collection of Contemporary Ceramics
[Image: Kichizaemon Raku (15th) “Black Tea Bowl Hanamushiro” (From “Tenmon” 1989), Photo: Tadayuki Minamoto)]
This event has ended.
*Musée Tomo has been closed since April 11 to prevent the spreading of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). After taking preventive measures based on safeguarding guidelines, we will re-open its facility and exhibition from July 1, 2020.
Focusing on works from the Kikuchi Collection, this exhibition presents ceramics from families with lineages continued from the Momoyama and Edo eras and introduces their contemporary innovations. Artists including Imaemon Imaizumi (30th, 14th), Kakiemon Sakaida (13th, 14th, 15th), Ryukisho Miwa, and Jikinyu Raku are represented. Works from the exhibition “Tenmon” by Kichizaemon Raku (15th) held at the museum’s Kikuchi guesthouse in the 1990s is also featured.