The Bamboo Basket [jouran]
Year of production2012
In bamboo amimono (plaiting), hundreds of thin bamboo fibers are plaited together to create forms. Various patterns and forms can be created by varying the widths and thicknesses of the bamboo strips. A wide range of plaiting styles are used to create works that convey pliability of bamboo and the beauty of the patterns it creates.
- / Living National Treasures
- / Full member, Japan Kogei Association