Takamori, Akio, was born and raised in Japan, and studied ceramics in the United States with Ken Ferguson his mentor. Ferguson encouraged his students to pursue their own work and their own identities. As a result, Takamori is one of the most celebrated ceramic artists of his time. Steeped in both east and west cultures, his work explores childhood memories and emotional links to his past. Presented here are some of his iconic works, both large scale and intimate sculptures, a great opportunity to own a master work by this important artist.
About Akio Takamori