Union of Bulgarian Artists / Exhibitions / ArchiveThe beautiful crafts of Tokohu, Japan

  • Yamagata casting, Habiro iron kettle, Do-machi, Yamagata Prefecture
  • Shiko Munakata, The Cave of Lion from the series, Ryurisho hangakan
  • Sake bottle, Kawatsura, Yuzawa, Akita Prefecture

15.06.17 - 16.07.17 | Gallery of UBA "Shipka" 6, Sofia

The traveling exhibition is dedicated to the region that suffered the worst of the great earthquake and the subsequent tsunami on 11th of March 2011. Its aim is to remind of Tokohu's cultural heritage by presenting the rich traditions of craftsmanship there. The exhibition presents 70 works of ceramics, varnishes, textiles, metal, wood and bamboo, etc.

The exhibition is an initiative of the Embassy of Japan in Sofia.