Arita / Table of Contents: Studies in Japanese Porcelain

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$79.95
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Arita / Table of Contents: Studies in Japanese Porcelain
Arita / Table of Contents: Studies in Japanese Porcelain
$79.95
Available in stock
Description

Celebrating the 400th anniversary of traditional Japanese ceramic culture as interpreted by today's leading designers

The art of Japanese porcelain manufacturing began in Arita in 1616. Now, on its 400th anniversary, Arita / Table of Contents charts the unique collaboration between 16 contemporary designers and 10 traditional Japanese potteries as they work to produce 16 highly original, innovative and contemporary ceramic collections rooted in the daily lives of the 21st century. More than 500 illustrations provide a fascinating introduction to the craft and region, while the contemporary collections reveal the unique creative potential of linking ancient and modern masters.

Description

Celebrating the 400th anniversary of traditional Japanese ceramic culture as interpreted by today's leading designers

The art of Japanese porcelain manufacturing began in Arita in 1616. Now, on its 400th anniversary, Arita / Table of Contents charts the unique collaboration between 16 contemporary designers and 10 traditional Japanese potteries as they work to produce 16 highly original, innovative and contemporary ceramic collections rooted in the daily lives of the 21st century. More than 500 illustrations provide a fascinating introduction to the craft and region, while the contemporary collections reveal the unique creative potential of linking ancient and modern masters.

ISBN
9780714871981
By
ANNIINA KOIVU
Publisher
Phaidon Press
Publication Date
September 01, 2016
Binding
Hardcover
Item Condition
New