Nature, Tradition, and Innovation: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics

from the Gordon Brodfuehrer Collection, Mingei International Museum, San Diego

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Aug 5 2016 - Oct 15 2016

The exhibition, curated by Christine Knoke of the Mingei International Museum, San Diego, is an engaging interdisciplinary look at contemporary Japanese Ceramics paired with nature photographs. Featuring 43 exceptional Japanese ceramicists, Nature, Tradition, and Innovation showcases ceramic objects of beauty made for everyday use. The works selected for exhibition are closely associated with Japan’s historical pottery centers, reinterpreting traditional methods in a modern context.

Nature, Tradition, and Innovation: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Gordon Brodfuehrer Collection was developed by Mingei International Museum and toured by International Arts & Artists, Washington, D.C. 

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website.

  • Decorative Arts
  • Asian
  • Contemporary
  • Ceramics / Porcelain / Pottery
  • Japanese
  • Group show

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