'Zakka: Goods and Things'

Art Feb 16, 2016

'Zakka: Goods and Things'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

Feb. 26-June 5 During Japan's postwar economic boom, the term "zakka," which literally means "uncategorizable things," was usually used for mundane everyday tools and objects such as kettles, brooms and buckets. Since then, it has evolved to mean miscellaneous goods of a much broader range ...