Yoshihisa Kato

  • Ceramics
  • 1949 -
Yoshihisa Kato

- Celadon porcelain with ice-crack patterned crazes
- Creating porcelain with both celadon and beishoku (yellowish-brown) celadon colors in one piece

Membership Associate member, Japan Kogei Association
  • 1949 Born
  • 2001 Built a kiln in Nasu, Tochigi
  • 2009 Started to self-study and produce celadon porcelain
  • 2020 Established unique techniques to make celadon porcelain with ice crack patterned crazes and blue and beishoku celadon porcelain
  • 2022 Selected for the Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition
  • 2023 Selected for the East Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition

  • 2021Received the Yachuda Award at the Zentoten Ceramic Art Exhibition
  • 2023Received the Director's Excellence Award at the Zentoten Ceramic Art Exhibition