A Little Zen by FUJIGOKE

At the base of Mt Fuji is the FUJIGOKE farm, here they cultivate moss for their special dry landscape garden sets About FUJIGOKE FUJIGOKE’s goal is to develop…

Read More

Frying Pan JIU

The functional JIU Frying Pan with removable handle About JIU A collaboration between Fujita Metal, a small factory founded in 1951 in Osaka, and TENT, a design office…

Read More

Ceramic Studio Nankei

About Nankei Nankei is a unique pottery located in Yokkaichi, Mie Prefecture. Initially founded as a producer and seller of clay approximately 80 years ago, Nankei dug and…

Read More

Interview with Kensaku Oshiro

About Kensaku Oshiro Japanese designer Kensaku Oshiro is currently based in Milan where he designs products and furniture for various companies. Born in Okinawa, Kensaku studied at the…

Read More

Akiko Kuwahata & Ken Winther

About Akiko Ken MADE Akiko Ken Made is a woodworking studio consisting of makers Akiko Kuwahata and Ken Winther. Akiko’s background is as a woodworker and furniture maker…

Read More

Interview with Studio Gorm

About Studio Gorm Oregon based Studio Gorm, founded by John and Wonhee Arndt in 2007, have committed themselves to exploring culture, history and technology to see how these…

Read More

Japanese Potter Atsushi Ogata

Atsushi Ogata is a Japanese potter based in Nara prefecture. Many craftsmen reside here thanks to the beautiful countryside and close proximity to cities such as Osaka and Kyoto …

Read More

Inside the Mother Tool Workshop

Inside the Mother Tool workshop in Tochigi, Japan. Mother Tool Mother Tool is a workshop and design studio located in Tochigi, Japan. Owned by husband and wife Shunya…

Read More

Japanese Potter Keiji Tanaka

About Keiji Tanaka Studied under the highly regarded ceramic artists Shigeyoshi and Yuriko Morioka. Now lives and works in Shiga Prefecture where Keiji specialises in producing contemporary-looking forms…

Read More

Potter Makoto Saito

About Makoto Saito Japanese potter Makoto Saito is a young ceramic artist residing in the city of Seto in Japan. Many of the people that reside in Seto…

Read More

Japanese Metalworker Naho Kamada

About Naho Kamada Born in 1982, Naho Kamada is a Japanese metalworker from Kumamoto Prefecture who now resides in Tokyo. She studied under craftsman Takejiro Hasegawa, the third…

Read More