The Best of Raku Ware (close)
Venue: Shimoi Art
In the Momoyama period (the 16th century), the first Raku ware was made by Chojiro, the founder of Raku ware, after receiving orders from Sen no Rikyu, Japan's most famous Tea Ceremony artist.
Chojiro's unique skill of hand forming has been passed on for over 400 years.
15generations, while each of his successors making efforts to establish his identity in shape, color, glaze and so on.
We offer best works of from Chojiro the 1st to Raku Kichizaemon the 15th, which continue to fascinate us.