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NAKAO, Jun NAKAO, Jun Nakasen Kiln

Arita Ware


SUMMARY

・Jun is a son of NAKAO, Yasuzumi.
・He learned ceramics for years under INOUE, Manji who is designated Important Intangible Cultural Property.
・White porcelain and white porcelain with pale blue.
・Pursue the beauty of shape and improve the skill of throwing the wheel.
・Engraving diagonal lines to bring out expression on the porcelain.

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Birth
Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga prefecture in 1977
Education
Arita College of Ceramics
Address
2395-1 Kuwakoba-otsu, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga 844-0012 Japan
Affiliation
Japan Kogei Association
Arita Ceramic Art Association

CAREER HISTORY

Award
The Saga Chamber of Commerce and Industry prize in the Kyushu Yamaguchi Ceramics Exhibition (2007)
The Encouragement prize in the Exhibition of Traditional Art Crafts of SEIBU Area in Japan (2011)
The Nishinippon Living Shimbun Co.,Ltd prize in the Nishi-nippon Ceramic Art Exhibition (2015)
The Saga prefectural Assembly Chairman prize and The JO, Hideo prize at the Saga Kenten (2015)
The Arita wholesale trade cooperative association prize in the Arita International Ceramics Competition (2017)
The Rookie Award in the Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition (2020)
and many more
Selected
The Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition, The Exhibition of Traditional Kogei of SEIBU Area in Japan, the Arita International Ceramics Competition and other exhibitions