The 150th anniversary of his birth – The Ceramics of Hazan Itaya


Hazan Itaya made great efforts as an imperial art expert in prewar, and after the war, he became the first craftsman to be awarded the Cultural Medal. Celebrating the 150th anniversary of his birth in 2022, this exhibition traces his diverse achievements by presenting 121 selected masterpieces from the early days to later years, as well as his interaction with the people of his hometown, Ibaraki.

  • Date: Until February 26th 2023 (Sunday)
  • Location: Ibaraki Ceramic Art Museum (Kasama city)
  • Opening hours: 9:30 am – 5 pm (Admission until 4:30 pm)
  • Closed on Mondays
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