Robert Yellin's Japanese Pottery Blog

Greetings from Kyoto, We've just moved our gallery into a magnificent old Sukiya style home located very near the Silver Pavilion; a stunning area and setting for the inspired ceramic art we share with the world. Please visit us if ever in Kyoto or online at and

Tuesday, July 18, 2006

Miwa Jusetsu Opening/A Few Photos

Last Friday it was blazing hot in Tokyo and I think I was the only non-suited man at the Miwa opening, besides Miwa-sensei. What uncomfortable lengths folks go to in this 'Emperor's New Clothes' world. Miwa-sensei was in attendance--at ease and looking very cool and stylish in his smock--and here are a few photos from the opening. More soon, needless to say the main focus was on chawan and there are some extraordinary ones on display and alll are pictured in the excellent bi-lingual catalog. More soon....


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