Container of industrial arts - culture of Mt. jinsei, Inui and Kyoto
Kyoto ceramic ware (we bake today) is flower opened ceramic ware by Ninsei Nonomura (unknown the irregularity person result straight year of a person's death), master craftsmen such as Kenzan Ogata (ogatakenzan 1663-1743) in Kyoto of the Edo era. Kyoto ceramic ware established genteelness of image - dynasty noble of "Kyoto" that we held today, tradition of 31-syllable Japanese poem, gorgeous color and brightness - of gold and silver in domain of ceramic ware while competing with Hizen porcelain (hizenjiki) which came into existence in Kyushu for ascendancy in market.
Kyoto was culture and traditional center than the Heian era, but when the Edo era begins, the center of political economy moves to Edo of Kanto distantly and invites the cause of daimyo culture by Tokugawa shogunate government, new situation. Omuro firing (omuroyaki) that Ninsei Nonomura led builds up color of lacquer work (we can wind up) and picture of a folding screen and picture earthenware full of "Kyoto" using design qualities of in order to catch heart of customer of large prestigious family such as the Marugame feudal clan (we steal circle and make out) Kyogokus (kyogokuke) and Kaga feudal clan (we make out) previous country house. On the other hand, white glaze (vomit say) and rust picture (it can be rusted) of jinsei which caught support of court nobles project the genealogy of ceramic ware culture of Kyoto directly having been continued since the Heian era.
In addition, Kenzan Ogata adopted literary arts such as 31-syllable Japanese poem and Chinese poetry, ability in ceramic ware positively while asking collaboration with illustrator, Kourin Ogata (phosphorus to ask for) of older brother in the life. Play "assigning" literary arts similar to karuta play to founds flower there. Such game characteristics are nothing but tradition of Kyoto that has been cultivated in lacquer work for a long time.
We gather master craftsman, celebrated beauties of Kyoto ceramic ware such as old spring water (kokiyomizu) and Dohachi Ninnami (bee that how about net which is not similar) in Mt. jinsei, Inui by book exhibition and investigate characteristic of ceramic ware brought about in city called "Kyoto". Please thoroughly enjoy the beauty of the slightly good old sum with bloom to the full in the world of Kyoto ceramic ware.