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Form & Origin project is a research based on the Evolution of Technology of Japanese Ceramic, made in Japan in 2014. The result of is is a Timeline and Vessel collection.

The aim of these research project its to provide a practical fieldwork exchange of ceramic technology between Japan & Mexico. Adapting these knowledge to the local craftsman context and prepare for further ceramic technology research; focus on material research, techniques and processes.

These research project was supported by the Japan International Cooperation Agency's fellowship program <Modern Design and Traditional Culture & Craftsmanship>, the Mexican Council of Science & Technology (Conacyt) and the Kyoto Institute of Technology.

 
 
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Form & Origin 日本 Stonware and Porcelain with Ku Kamo glaze Kyoto, Japan 2014

Form & Origin 日本
Stonware and Porcelain with Ku Kamo glaze
Kyoto, Japan 2014

 

CREDITS


design & research

Perla Valtierra

COLLABORATIONS

Ohara Kouichi 大原 光一 Tokoname, Japan
Ogawa Nobuyuki 小川 宣之 Kyoto, Japan
Zuikogama 瑞光窯 Kyoto, Japan

PHOTO CREDITS

Erwan Fichou
Perla Valtierra

SPECIAL THANKS

Kentaro Yamamoto 山本 健太郎
Yoko Konishi 小西 陽子
Yuki Kondo 近藤 幸
Sugie Toshifumi 杉江 寿文Marie Takeushi 竹内 麻理
Yukio Kimura 木村幸央

FORM & ORIGIN
Kyoto Institute of Technology 2014