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...

Fuji antiques Roppongi from 1948. Have dealt in potteries, makies, and crafts and I (Takeshi Fujishiro), present head, have selected forgotten obscure lacquer gold makie crafts from Meiji, Taisho, and Showa period. I have selected mainly the one beautiful in the painting way not the one just gorgeous with my arbitrary decision. For Edo paintings, I collected some works that have delicacy and no...

Mamoru Kondo, the works by double image, Yuki Sori, the works centered on floral patterns, Kohei Nagasawa , the works based on overlooking scenes and roadside flowers, Shigemi Yasuhara the works by light colors in a simple composition. They graduated from Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, and please look young Japanese painting exhibition by four members. (2019-2-1)

We have interviewed Mr. Norihiko Kamei, a contemporary flower artist, who has worked on creating a beautiful and mysterious world of flowers arranged in oriental antique vases for the gallery.  You can view his works here at his official website. https://www.kameinorihiko.jp/ Gallery information here (2018-4-27)

We are pleased to announce our first day of Tokyo Art & Antiques. A beautiful shiny day, and many people have started to visit. View at Hanabako in Nihonbashi   At T.EDO INOUYE & SON oriental art NIHONBASHI, the creator Norihiko Kamei arranged flowers on asian antique vases. This will be shown only during the Tokyo Art & Antique period. Flower arrangement at the gallery works... (2018-4-26)

Jomon earthware pottery H 28 cm D 19.3 cm Bid price starts from 5,000 yen There are some repairs but it is a good size to use as a vase for flowers. You can actually see and touch the pottery at the gallery. (2017-3-20)

A collection of about 50 of Go-sun (go-sun meaning five-sun is the size of about 15 cm) dishes of kosometsuke will be exhibited and sold at this exhibition. Kosometsuke is one of the old dyed china ware with various characters painted on it.The Go-sun is a size you can enjoy enough for admiring, as well as a good size to be used as a plate for your actual dining table. The collection is widely ... (2017-2-10)

There are still some ongoing exhibitions depending on the stores. You are absolutely welcomed to visit the exhibitions if you could not visit due to the busy schedule or would like to see it again in a relaxed manner. Shown below for your convenience is the ongoing exhibitions. (The exhibitions in order of end date) Exhibition of Handeishi Kawakita and the Modern to Contemporary Pottery Masterp... (2016-4-19)