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▶Shibunkaku, Kyoto Feb 8, 2020 - Feb 16, 2020 (10:00 - 18:00) Opens everyday during the exhibition Shibunkaku Ginza, Tokyo Jan 25, 2020 - Feb 2, 2020 (10:00 - 18:00) Opens everyday during the exhibition

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In his younger days, Seitaro joined the crew of an American ship as a lower-class sailor.
He traveled the oceans of the world, drawing whatever touched his heart.

With Seitaro’s advice, Taizo decided to travel alone to Paris by ship.
Later, he met Shimaoka Tatsuzo which prompted him to start working in ceramics and pottery.

Living in Moji and Ito, both places with breathtaking views over the sea,

In his younger days, Seitaro joined the crew of an American ship as a lower-class sailor.
He traveled the oceans of the world, drawing whatever touched his heart.

With Seitaro’s advice, Taizo decided to travel alone to Paris by ship.
Later, he met Shimaoka Tatsuzo which prompted him to start working in ceramics and pottery.

Living in Moji and Ito, both places with breathtaking views over the sea,
the two brothers continue their artistic lives.

Seitaro, whose works are as colourful and passionate as himself.
Taizo, who pursues the purity of white porcelain, both in colour and shape.
The works by …

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355 Motomachi, Higashiyama-ku
Kyoto, JP