Robert Yellin's Japanese Pottery Blog

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Thursday, October 05, 2006

Tokyo Art Club Fair and Shodai Exhibition

A great chance to see fine antiques and contemporary art will be held (Oct6-8) in Tokyo at the Tokyo Art Club (Tokyo Bijutsu Kurabu), located near Shinbashi station across the street from the Red Cross bldg. Mostly ceramic wares related to Tea will be on display for sale by some of Japan's top dealers. The TAC's homepage is in Japanese only and a map can be found here:
On Oct.10 until the 15th will be the Shodai pottery association's annual exhibition in Tokyo. A total of 12 kilns---the only kilns for this wonderful mingei ware--will be displaying hundreds of works at very reasonable prices. The exhibition will be held at the Orange Gallery in Ikebukuro. The gallery is located next to the Metropolitan Plaza and the address is Nishi Ikebukuro1-9-11-103; phone 03-3971-5934.
On is a museum quality Edo period large tokkuri for any serious collector or museum.
Hagi fans be sure to check out Kaneta Masanao's online exhibit of 45 works until the end of Oct. also on


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