The embellished world of Kozan Miyagawa's ceramics

Art Jul 5, 2016

The embellished world of Kozan Miyagawa's ceramics

by Matthew Larking

In 1954-55, three Kyoto ceramists of the Sodeisha group of artists began a revolution by creating objects that fulfilled no practical role. Kazuo Yagi, Osamu Suzuki and Hikaru Yamada took away the mouths of vases or added several more to them, played with vessels' legs ...