Katsushi Mori

In my production I always think of the balance between the shape of the piece and any pattern. Apart from those works that are particularly broad, I usually use the wheel to throw a pot and then create a flat vessel by placing it in between two boards.

Works

Information

  • Categories
    Ceramic
  • Honors and Affiliation
    Full member, Japan Kogei Association

Career

  • 1954
    Born in Nakano Ward, Tokyo
  • 1978
    Graduated from the Department of Craft Design at the Kanazawa College of Art
  • 1982
    Selected for the Exhibition of New Works of Traditional Art Crafts (Selected every year to date)
  • 1985
    Solo exhibition at Akasaka Inui Gallery (Also held in 1987, 1988, 1991, and 1993)
  • 1986
    Selected for the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition (Selected 26 times to date)
  • 1987
    Selected for the Japanese Ceramic Arts Exhibition (Also selected in 1991, 1995, and 2001)
  • 1991
    Solo exhibition at Shinsaibashi Daimaru main store (Also held in 1993, 1996, 2000, and 2003)
  • 1993
    Solo exhibition at Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi main store (Also held in 1995, 1998, 2001, 2004, 2007, and 2010)
  • 1995
    Solo exhibition at Ginza WAKO (Also held in 2006)
    Solo exhibition at Nakamura Art Salon, Shimodate (Also held in 1998, 2001, and 2004)
  • 1997
    Solo exhibition at “Kougei Ima”, Ginza (Also held in 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2009, and 2012)
  • 2002
    Solo exhibition at Kobe Daimaru
  • 2009
    Judge at the Eastern Japan Traditional Art Crafts Exhibition

Award

  • 1988
    Received the Tokyo Branch Award at the Exhibition of New Works of Traditional Art Crafts
  • 2012
    Received the Japan Kogei Association Award at the 40th Traditional Art Crafts Ceramics Section Exhibition