en-us-MICHIO FURUTANI ★ ICON LEGEND
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)