en-MICHIO FURUTANI ★ ICON LEGEND

25/11/2021
A bowl where you can feel the innocence and strength of the early days! "Michio Furutani" Shigaraki 11 x 8x3 cm
A bowl where you can feel the innocence and strength of the early days! "Michio Furutani" Shigaraki 11 x 8x3 cm

1946 Born in Shigaraki-cho, Koka City, Shiga Prefecture

1964 Graduated from Shiga Prefectural Konan High School Ceramics Department-Joined Kyoto Prefectural Ceramics Training Institute, Uchida Craft Research Institute

1968 He travels by bicycle to the domestic potter's wheel while working part-time at the potter's wheel.

1970 An hole kiln was built in Kamiyama, Shigaraki-cho and became independent.

1981 Published "Pottery seen from the kiln" (co-authored) Craft Publishing

1994 Published "Ana Kiln -Building Kiln and Firing-" Rikogakusha Publishing Co., Ltd.

2000 July 19th passed away (age 54 years old)