Yuji Obata

  • Ceramics
  • 1961 -
Yuji Obata

After forming on a potter's wheel, biscuit firing, applying glaze and glost firing, I apply overglaze decorations and fire in an electric kiln.

Membership Full member, Japan Kogei Association
Member of the Arita Ceramic Art Association
Member of the Saga Art Association
  • 1961 Born in Arita Town, Saga Prefecture
  • 1984 Graduated from Aoyama Gakuin University, Faculty of Law
  • 1987 Graduated from Arita College of Ceramics, Department of Manufacturing
  • Currently creating ceramics as owner of the Jingama Kiln
  • Main Selections and Awards
    The Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
    Japan Ceramic Art Exhibition
    Issuikai Ceramics Exhibition etc,
  • Solo Exhibitions
    Matsuya Ginza Main Store, Tokyo
    Tamagawa Takashimaya, Tokyo
    Nihombashi Takashimaya, Tokyo
    Ikebukuro Seibu Main Store, Tokyo
    Yokohama Takashimaya
    Umeda Hankyu Department Store, Osaka
    Iwataya Mitsukoshi, Fukuoka etc.
  • Overseas Solo Exhibitions
    Onishi Gallery, NY, USA
    India Habitat Center, New Delhi, India
    Nomad Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
  • Permanent Exhibition
    Ceramics Shop Kamakura (Kamakura, Kanagawa)

Price Range

$ 600 - 13,000

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