Ginza Tsutaya Bookstore (GINZA SIX 6F, Chuo-ku, Tokyo) will hold "Ginza Tsutaya Bookstore-Spring Container Exhibition" at the store from February 7th (Monday) to March 7th (Monday).
A pottery fair at Tsutaya Ginza Bookstore, where many works by popular artists are lined up. This time, we will introduce the container works that brightly color the dining table and living room, such as plates and mugs with spring-like colors of botanical patterns and animal motifs.
Many works such as vases, tableware and pottery brooches are lined up in stores, including works by Wata Maekawa and works by Oda Pottery. Find your favorite work and enjoy the relaxing time in spring.
・Pottery artist who makes pottery works with warmth in Mashiko: Ritsuko Imai
Ritsuko Imai is also studying pottery in England and is currently producing works in Mashiko Town, Tochigi Prefecture. This time, we will develop a lot of works that are likely to be active on a daily basis, such as dyed works, inlaid plates with unique animal patterns (*), easy-to-use small plates, and teapots with gentle colors.
* Inlay (elephant cancer): A craft technique in which a different material is fitted into one material.
・ Works to enjoy the colors of glaze: Mirai Furuhata
Miki Furuhata is a pottery artist who makes pottery in Nagano. The gentle color and dripping of the unique self-made glaze are attractive. It is a work that gives colorful colors to a new life, such as a single flower vase with a cute pastel-colored bird as a motif.
・ Works that you can enjoy the texture of kneading: Hanako Sakashita
Hanako Sakashita's work, which is made by Mashiko, uses a technique called "kneading" to create a pattern by kneading colorful clay, and patterns such as marbles, stripes, and checks are applied. It is a work that you can enjoy the matte texture, shades of color, and patterns.
・ Vessels that enrich people's lives: Wato Maekawa
Wata Maekawa is a ceramist living in Toyama prefecture, and creates works that enrich the lives by feeling the four seasons. This time, we will introduce a flower-shaped plate and a cute lid reminiscent of Japanese sweets.
・ Works reminiscent of forests: Lighthouse
The lantern house uses wax to make prototypes, and uses candle making techniques to make pottery boxes and brooches. It is a popular work with a very cute atmosphere with hand-painted paintings. This time, we will deal with works with spring-like floral patterns, birds, and animals as motifs.
・ Vessels that are close to modern life: Oda Pottery
Oda Pottery was founded in 1918 in Mino, Mizunami City, Gifu Prefecture. This time, we will mainly introduce the vase of the flower color series that is easy to incorporate and fits any interior. It is a work with attractive modern shapes and colors.
・ About sales
It will be on sale from 10:30 on February 7 (Monday) at the Ginza Tsutaya Bookstore.
・ Fair details
"Ginza Tsutaya Bookstore-Spring Container Exhibition"
Period ｜ February 7th (Monday) -March 7th (Monday), 2022 * The work will end as soon as it is sold out.
Venue ｜ Stationery section sponsorship ｜ Ginza Tsutaya Bookstore Inquiries ｜ 03-3575-7755 (during business hours) /email@example.com
Special page ｜ https://store.tsite.jp/ginza/blog/stationery/24699-1745430131.html
* If there is a change in the content of the leave request from the national or local government in the future, the fair period may change accordingly. Please note that any changes will be announced on the Ginza Tsutaya Bookstore website, official SNS, etc.
・ Ginza Tsutaya Bookstore-Stationery / Miscellaneous Goods-
Proposing writing tools and objects as art pieces
We are pursuing the creation of beautiful writing tools and objects collected from all over the world, as well as sales floors that convey the wonderful manufacturing of Japan. In particular, while inheriting traditional techniques, we have adopted contemporary designs and are focusing on the crafts of craftsmen who are taking on new challenges. We also have a large selection of products limited to Ginza Tsutaya Bookstore, so please stop by to find souvenirs from Tokyo Ginza.
・ Ginza Tsutaya Bookstore
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・ CCC Art Lab
We are a planning group that conducts art-related business within the planning company Culture Convenience Club Co., Ltd. We would like to make art closer to us through "Proposals for a life with art" and contribute to making someone's life happier and creating a better society. Based on the knowledge cultivated through many years of business experience such as store planning, art media, product development and event production, we make planning proposals with a professional approach.