The name "Kakei" was named after the title of a haiku collection, which was written by Kasenjyo Tokunaga, my distant relative (published 1959).I liked the word and the old typography character on the black cover of the book which said "Hanakomichi (a path of flowers)". The former gallery in Mitaka was faced to a river called Tamagawajyosui, which was famous for the novelist, Dazai. The river bl...

Tokoname "Sansujitsubo", which is known to old-fashioned Sukiyose, is the name-giving parent of this name is Mr. Yuji Sawada of the Tokoname Institute of Ceramics (familiar with too thin and boxy taste). , Also speculated that the three lines mean that the five layers of the body and neck, which are divided into four by the sinking line, represent the Olympic thoughts of "Kazefuchimizuchi". How... (2020-4-25)

Lovely Space with Art On the dinning table, on the side table, at the entrance, put your favorite art work. Try to unify the whole color using it. It just makes the place tighter and more elegant. It's a space you see every day, so it would be nice if you could produce something that looks wonderful and value each day. At the TAA, participating stores rented venues and works, and the space coor... (2020-4-8)

The Tokyo Art & Antique Committee has decided to cancel the Tokyo Art & Antique 2020 event due to the announcement of today's emergency declaration. We are very sorry, but we ask for your understanding. Also, we are very sorry for those who were looking forward to this event every year and those who have planned for the first time this year. We will look forward to more exciting project... (2020-4-7)

The exhibition and Talk event at Galleria Community Space is canceled. We will be showing Ms. Sato's table coordinations by photographs on the website. Series: Let's have an Omotenashi Art in everyday life, we will hold a talk event titled "These are my favorite things --Bringing art in your daily life" by Yumiko Sato.  We asked Ms. Yumiko Sato, space and table coordinator, to make a wonderful ... (2020-3-6)

From April 20th to April 25th, the exhibition "Buddha of Nohana no Tsubono" at Art Space MAYU was canceled. The collaboration exhibition with MAYU, which was planned to be exhibited by Kyushu's hot collectors such as god statues, Komainu, etc., I no longer have the opportunity to see you directly, but you can see it in the form of online exhibition and sales on the website I planned a lot. We w... (2020-1-23)

Toru Ichikawa continues to develop ceramics works with its own style. Presenting a strong expression of assertion such as red and black, gold silver, kiln change etc. to the edged form. He continues to disseminate themes with a highly self-assertive style.   Author Comment There is nothing to strictly protect, as the flow of the river is not the same at a time, there is no time at the same time... (2019-2-1)

The 2018 Tokyo Art & Antiques Festival was held for 3 days in Nihonbashi and Kyobashi area early summer like weather.  This year, the participating galleries reached 89 galleries, which is 3 more than last year, and 52 galleries held exhibitions to welcome visitors. The number of visitors varied from gallery to gallery, but there were around 120 visitors a day at the most in some of the gal... (2018-6-5)