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GANSUI

Gallery of Japanese contemporary ceramic art

2019

Ten Tea Bowls and Ten Guinomi cups
with one special piece


 

Yasuhiro Kohara

Dragonfly eye

Fri.5.Apr. - Sun.15.Apr., 2019

Tori Yoshino tea bowl

 

Yasuhiro Kohara in Shigaraki is self-taught ceramic artist. His piece often gets a drip that blazes like emeralds. People call the drop “dragonfly eye”


Yasuhiro Kohara(b.1954-)
Born in Shigaraki. His father was a ceramic dealer and his mother was a dentist. Yasuhiro is now managing a ceramic store and a gallery in Shigaraki.

2004, 2007 Solo exhibition at Gallery Zero(New York), Dai-ichi-art Gallery (New York)
2007 Fired with passion: Contemporary Ceramics of Japan, Towson University, Asian Arts Gallery, Center for the Arts, Maryland
2009 "Breaking the Mold; Contemporary Chinese and Japanese Ceramic Sculpture" at The DENNOS MUSEUM CENTER
2012 "NATURE, TRADITION AND INNOVATION :Contemporary Japanese ceramics from the collection of Gordon Brodfuehrer " at MINGEI International MUSEUM(California) 
2013 "Adapting and Adopting; Waves of Change as East Encounters West Modern and Contemporary Japanese Art" LOWE ART MUSEUM(Miami FL)


 

 

GALLERY

 

TEA BOWL

Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904A) 16.2x13.2xh9cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY300,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904B) 16x13.5xh9.7cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY300,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904C) 13.2x13.7xh9.8cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY260,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904D) 15.4x14xh16.3cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY260,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904E) 15x12.2xh10.7cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY260,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904F) 13.6x13.6xh8.7cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY260,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904G) 14.2x12.5xh10.8cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks  JPY260,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904H) 15x12xh12cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks  JPY260,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904I) 13.5x11.5xh12cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY300,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904O) 15x13xh10cm   JPY260,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904P) 11x10xh12cm    JPY260,000(tax is not included)

 

ESQUIRE  

Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904M) 15.5x14.8xh7.7cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY260,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904L) 17x13.5xh8cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY260,000(tax is not included)

 

The color of fire 

Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904J) 13.8x12.3xh11.7cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY180,000(tax is not included)
Natural ash covered tea bowl(kohara1904K) 15.5x13.5xh8.8cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks   JPY150,000(tax is not included)

 

Plus One 

basket style vase(kohara1904T) w35xd33xh15cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks.   JPY350,000(Tax is not included)
掛花入(kohara1904U) 6.5xh62cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks.   JPY250,000(Tax is not included)
自然釉花生(kohara1904Q) w6.5xh52cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks.   JPY250,000(Tax is not included)
自然釉花壺(kohara1904S) φ16xh20cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks.   JPY250,000(Tax is not included)
自然釉花生(kohara1904R) φ12.4xh28cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks.   JPY250,000(Tax is not included)

Coloful vessels... Hommage to Jean-Michel Basquiat  

 

TEA BOWL 

Tea Bowl (kohara1904N) 18x13.3x11.5cm A wooden box will be made in ca. 2 weeks.   JPY180,000(Tax is not included)

 

GUINOMI CUP 

Guinomi cup(kohara1904zA) φ7.8xh7.5cm No Wooden box   JPY20,000(Tax is not included)
Guinomi cup(kohara1904zB) φ7.5xh7.2cm No Wooden box   JPY20,000(Tax is not included)
Guinomi cup(kohara1904zC) φ7.3xh5cm No Wooden box   JPY20,000(Tax is not included)
Guinomi cup(kohara1904zD) φ6.2xh7.2cm No Wooden box   JPY20,000(Tax is not included)
Guinomi cup(kohara1904zE) φ9.7xh4.9cm No Wooden box   JPY20,000(Tax is not included)
Guinomi cup(kohara1904zF) φ8.5xh7.5cm No Wooden box   JPY20,000(Tax is not included)
Guinomi cup(kohara1904zG) φ7.5xh6.9cm No Wooden box   JPY20,000(Tax is not included)
Guinomi cup(kohara1904zH) φ8xh5.6cm No Wooden box   JPY20,000(Tax is not included)
Guinomi cup(kohara1904zI) φ7.3xh7.6cm No Wooden box   JPY20,000(Tax is not included)

 

 

GANSUI Gallery
Open on Fri,Sat,Sun (Mon)
gallery hours: 12:00 - 19:00
Excel Horikawa 1F
653 Shimotenjin-cho, Kamigyo-ku
Kyoto 602-0074 JAPAN

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