Introduction to the Gallery
Under the concept of “Highly appreciated art for use” widely suggesting total settings for many situations like tea ceremony or tableware, we treat woodworks, metal works, lacquer works in addition to antiques and paintings, in addition to modern and contemporary pottery.
We have exhibitions of great masters who have led the pottery world from modern to the contemporary age, and also the exhibition of living artists from various region including Shino, Hagi, Karatsu from promising young artists to the veterans.
The site used to be a gallery by the great artist KITAOJI Rosanjin and his Bishoku Club (Gourmet's Club) in Kyobashi. Appreciating the connection to the artist, we mainly treat his artworks as well as related great artists’.
Exhibitions and Events During TAA 2022
北大路魯山人 志野銀彩四方平鉢 陶々菴箱 24.4 / 24.9 / H4.5cm
金襴手大猪口 五 輪花 三 8.4 / H7.2cm 内独楽線 二 8.3 / H7.0cm
細野燕臺 染付瓦當文皿 十客 15.5 / H2.0cm
Exhibition of Kitaoji Rosanjin and Antique Art (closed)
April 18 mon - April 30 sat
11:00 - 18:00*closed on 4/24
The art of Rosanjin has attracted so many people even after 60 years of his death. It is said that the number of his works reaches 300,000 items including pottery works, lacquer works, seal engraving, calligraphy and paintings. We, Shibuya Kurodatoen, introduce selected works from the tremendous.
The site we open Rokeian used to be a gallery by the great artist KITAOJI Rosanjin and his Bishoku Club (Gourmet's Club) in Kyobashi.
Appreciating his motto “discovering new things from studying the past”, which is from old Chinese proverb, we exhibit Rosanjin’s artworks and antique art during the period.