I’m sure you’ve seen Katsufumi Baba’s work featured here on the blog before, so it’s nice to finally put a face to name and showcase some imagery from inside his studio.
A weighty spoon by Ruka Kikuchi, handmade at his workshop in Japan. This has a nice thin handle that’s been welded to the scoop, with little hammer marks running across the surface.
Ever wondered about the Japanese and how they achieve such simplicity and a sense of calm within their homes? If you wanted to see this first hand I’d recommend this series of interviews.
Living in New York, Japanese Artist Hiroyuki Hamada’s main point of exploration is sculpture, but he also uses prints and drawings as a starting point for all his artworks.
Kana Tozuka’s ceramics were an instant hit when they first arrived earlier in the Spring, so I’m pleased to let you know that new stock has come in alongside some other objects to coincide.
Bruce Gardner lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico and specialises in the Japanese art of Hikaru Dorodango. Perfect spheres created from soil, which are then dried and polished.