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Japanese CRAFT Exhibition at the Nippon Club Gallery New York City

Magical Works of Japanese Coppersmith by GYOKUSEN-DO
Since 1816, Japanese GYOKUSENDO has been producing hand-hammered copperware in Niigata Japan. The hammered copperware called 'TSUIKI-DOKI' in Japanese, it more than two hundred year-old technique of pounding flat copper sheets into three dimensional goods such as kettles and teapots has been elevated to a fine art. In 2010, GYOKUSENDO became the house of Living Cultural Treasure of Japan.
Engraving Arts by HOGEN MIKADO
The sharp edges created by the chisels contribute to the beauty of metal engraving. Hogen Mikado adds to it by using his own special technique to make his engravings appear like three dimensional, luminous objects, even though the metal surfaces are flat.
Tides of Fortun: The master craftsmanship of early 19th century Japan.
"Tides of Fortune" illustrates changes in the presentation of beauty in Japanese artworks from the Edo period through modern times. The ebb and flow of traditions and innovations will manifest in the many art objects.


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