Taizo Kuroda Exhibition

Explore works from this icon of modern Japanese ceramics

Nov 21st
Jul 25th
Venue: Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka When: Nov 21st - Jul 25th 2021, 9:30am - 5:00pm

Taizo Kuroda was born in Shiga Prefecture in 1946, and is seen as one of the most important figures in modern Japanese ceramics. He studied the art form in Canada in his early career, and then moved back to Japan and learned from Tatsuzo Shimaoka who was designated as a Living National Treasure.

A special exhibition at the Museum of Oriental Ceramics in Osaka will look into around 60 of Kuroda's trademark white porcelain works, sourced from their own collection and pieces borrowed from the Ise Cultural Foundation.

Adult admission to the exhibition is priced at 1400 yen.

Getting there

The Museum of Oriental Ceramics in Osaka is located two minutes on foot from Naniwabashi Station, served by the Keihan Nakanoshima Line, or five minutes on foot from Yodoyabashi Station on the Osaka Subway Midosuji Line.

As there is no dedicated parking lot on-site, patrons are advised to utilize public transport wherever possible.

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Kim @kim.b

I'm an expat who has lived abroad for almost a decade, including 7 years in Japan. I've also visited 44 of 47 prefectures and hope to get to the last three someday! I'm particularly fond of exploring off the beaten path destinations, gardens, and tea houses, and have a real interest in Japan's growing vegan scene.

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Elena Lisina a month ago
Sounds interesting! I always wanted to taker ceramic class and once I did. It was difficult and what I made was a funny thing! )))