TOP > Artists > IKAI, Yuichi
・IKAI was born into the pottery dealer family in Gojo-zaka, Kyoto-shi.
・He started getting curious about making pottery.
・He learned ceramics a lot under SHIMIZU, Uichi who was designated a holder of Important Intangible Cultural Property "Tetsuyu-Toki".
・It is the distinctive point that he images how people use dishware.
・His works include the soft atmosphore things like user-freindly texture, gentleness and warmth.
・The exhibition in the gallery is hold in various locations.
- Kyoto prefecture in 1963
- Kyoto-fu College of Potter Technology (-1983)
Kyoto-shi Industrial Research Institute (-1984)
- 3-407 Gojobashihigashi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 605-0846 Japan
- Japan Kogei Association
TOBI, the Ceramic Art Society of Japan
- The Kinki prize in the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition, Kinki (2001)
The Chairman of the Shiga prefectural Board of Education prize in the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition, Kinki (2003)
The Encouragement prize in TOBI, the Ceramic Art Society of Japan Exhibition (2016)
and many more
- The Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition, The Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition, Kinki, TOBI, the Ceramic Art Society of Japan Exhibition, and other exhibitions