Ceramic Exhibition by Tomomi Kamoshita

Tomomi Kamoshita Solo Ceramic Exhibition

"Utsuwa and Kintsugi "

"Accidental Beauty" Tea Ceremony

by Souheki Mori

鴨下 知美 陶芸個展

「陶と継」

「偶然の美」茶会

森 宗碧


November 8 to 18, 2019

Opening Reception on Friday, November 8, 6 pm - 8 pm

at Setsugekka East Village

No reservation required. Please just stop by. 

We are pleased to announce that Tomomi Kamoshita, Tokyo based ceramic artist, will be back to New York after two years and displaying her latest ceramics and kintsugi artworks, and Souheki Mori will hold a special tea ceremony by selecting Kamoshita's new artworks. Kamoshita’s exquisite color and elegant shapes fit in hands pleasantly are very popular in Tokyo, New York, L.A., San Francisco, and several cities in India. This is her third solo exhibition in New York since 2014.

 

Kamoshita exhibits not only tea bowls, sake cups, and plates, but also latest kintsugi and yobitsugi artworks that appeared in the famous NHK TV program “Pot of Beauty (Bi no Tsubo)”’s kintsugi edition.

 

During the weekend, our guest will learn “Kintsugi workshop” by Tomomi Kamoshita and enjoy a tea ceremony conducted by Souheki Mori. Please kindly note that the seats for the workshop and tea ceremony are limited, so please register early. Thank you.

 

We are looking forward to welcoming you and sharing Kamoshita’s beautiful artworks with you.

 

東京在住の陶芸作家鴨下知美氏が、ニューヨークで2年ぶり3度目の個展「陶と継」をイーストビレッジの抹茶店雪月華で開催する。また週末には、前回大好評で完売御礼だった金継ぎクラス、鴨下氏の作品を存分に楽しめる森宗碧の茶会も開催される。鴨下氏の作品の非常に美しい色合いや手にしっくりと馴染む上品な形は東京だけでなく、ニューヨーク、ロサンゼルス、サンフランシスコ、インドの各都市で大変人気。

 

今回は茶道に用いる抹茶茶碗や酒器、器とともに、NHKの番組「美の壺」でも取り上げられた金継ぎや呼び継ぎの最新作が展示販売される。週末に開催される金継ぎワークショップや茶会は座席に限りがあるため、興味のある方はぜひお早めにご予約を。

Artist's Profile

Tomomi Kamoshita

鴨下 知美

Ceramic Artist.


Potter.


Born in Tokyo.



Tomomi Kamoshita creates ceramics and three-dimensional artworks focused on her beautiful color and fine shapes at her studio in Tokyo. She has held solo exhibition and ceramic workshops in Japan as well as outside of Japan. 
Recently, she has been working utilizing the traditional Japanese
 technique of "Kintsugi" in her own modern style. In 2019, Kamoshita published book on her kintsugi artworks and regeneration, KINTSUGI - Seeing light through the cracks -. She held solo exhibition at Setsugekka, New York regularly, and held kintsugi workshops in L.A., San Francisco, several cities in India.

東京の工房にて形と色をテーマに器や立体作品を制作。国内外での個展やワークショップなどで活動。

日本伝統の金継ぎを新たな技法として生かした作品も展開。

2019年、金継ぎ作品と再生について記したフォトブック『金継ぎ、傷に射すひかり』KINTSUGI-Seeing light through the cracks-を出版。

近年はニューヨークSetsugekkaでの個展をはじめ、ロサンゼルス、サンフランシスコやインドの数都市の学校・ギャラリーなどで金継ぎワークショップを開催。

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Workshop

Kintsugi Workshop

Kintsugi Workshop by Tomomi Kamoshita

Sat. November 9, 10 am - 12 pm/ 7 pm - 9 pm

Sun. November 10, 10 am - 12 pm/ 7 pm - 9 pm

Mon. November 11, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Admission: $120 per person *This is an e-ticket.


Tomomi Kamoshita has been using a modern version of kintsugi technique for her works. Originally, kintsugi technique was for connecting broken pieces of ceramics using gold and urushi lacquer. However, it can be very time consuming to follow the traditional technique strictly, and there is a risk of allergic reaction to urushi.

In this workshop, she will show you a modern version of the technique that can be done quickly and safely. Materials used in the technique are epoxy resin lacquer and brass powder. There are two courses with different goal. So, please choose the course when you make a reservation.

 

1. Turning broken ceramics into beautiful ornament

 呼び続ぎ:複数のパーツを組み合わせて箸置きを作る

2. Repairing your broken ceramics

 金継ぎ:割れ、欠けた陶器を金継ぎする

 

*Please leave the course number in the note area in the process of payment.

 

$120.00

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Tea Ceremony

Tea Ceremony by Souheki Mori

 

Sun. November 17, 11 am - 12 pm

Admission: $50 per person

*This is an e-ticket.

 

Souheki Mori, a Japanese tea ceremony master, will conduct an authentic Japanese tea ceremony. You will enjoy latest ceramics by Tomomi Kamoshita during the tea ceremony. Special sweets will be served.

To make a reservation for the tea ceremony, please click here!

 

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