Gen Saratani (Lacquerware)

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1980 Born in Vienna in Austria
1998 Graduated from the high school of Art in Kyoto. Major is Urushi Arts.
2002 Studied about at the Tokai-University in Japan. Major is Art-design.
2002-2005 Studied the restoring technique under Tomizo.(Lacquer Artist and also His father)
2006-2008 Studied the Makie technique under Akira Takeda(Makie Master) in Kyoto.
2009 Independent and do mainly restoring works.
2012 Move to New York
2014 Exhibition + Lecture “The Aesthetics of Restoration” at Sara Japanese Pottery in NY

Lecture at Urasenke Chanoyu Center of New York
Workshop at Metropolitan Museum

 

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