image Rectangular food vessel of zelkova wood finished in wiped urushi.

Rectangular food vessel of zelkova wood finished in wiped urushi.

Living National Treasure Akira Murayama

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Detail

  • Category
    WOODWORK & BAMBOOWORK

Technique

Kurimono

A piece of wood can be hollowed out with a carving blade or chisel. This technique gives you the freedom to create complex curved lines, surfaces, and round forms.

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ARTIST&WORK

Akira Murayama

  • WOODWORK & BAMBOOWORK
  • / Living National Treasure
  • / Full member, Japan Kogei Association

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