Kawai Kanjiro Memorial Museum, Kyoto

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  • Mr. Kawai kanjiro Memorial Museum. It is a feeling that is visiting here to people who are interested in folk art, pottery and tourism rather than more likely to come in person. It was reminiscent in registration, and once inside, there is space and upstairs had real structure of Azuchi Castle also. Return back sliding door to open on the first floor, from the corridor works, pottery room and takes you to the kiln. Than other areas neatly arranged, accumulate litter kilns around the cluttered feel of some intention there?. Looking out to the garden and the mysterious stone spheres, according to the brochure original stone lanterns sent to at the request of his person was like that? In this episode simply entertaining curiosity still., I, not masters of the folk crafts movement an afterthought such as I was.
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  • This was somewhat of a pilgrimage, being a potter myself, and on business/vacation with my wife for two weeks. I was humbled by his house, kiln, workshop. Such thought, reverence and attention to deta...  more »
  • We were lucky enough to hear his granddaughter give a talk about his life and work, which made our visit even more memorable. But the house and kiln are amazing on their own. The architecture as well ...  more »

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