This exhibition features 65 examples of contemporary Japanese ceramic arts, created by 35 Japanese artists, from the celebrated collection of Robert and Lisa Kessler. The works include pieces made by master ceramists who were designated as Living National Treasures in Japan, as well as by emerging artists. The diversity of these objects reflects both the continuation of tradition and new creativity in contemporary Japanese ceramic arts.
An illustrated catalog is available in The Shops and online.
Things to Do
(Re)kindle your creative passions in these informal sketching sessions on the second Tuesday of every month. Take inspiration from the galleries with the help of a DAM art instructor and tackle a new drawing topic every month. More
News & Stories
Tianlong Jiao traveled to this valley where ceramists have been working since the 1200s to prepare for From the Fire. See photos and read about his trip, and visit the exhibition to see some of the artists' work. More