I visited the pottery shop-Rozan in Nishiogikubo in Tokyo. In Nishiogikubo it takes 15 min form central part of Tokyo and there are some antique shops.The owner-大嶌文彦 has been opened the pottery shop-Rozan since 1982.
Rozan treats modern pottery artist and also antique pottery. They are not too expencive.
I visited kyoto. Kyoto is a old capital city in Japan. Ceramics fired in kyoto is known as kyo-yaki (kyoto ware). kyoto ware has history and taradition.
I went "Chawan zaka" street near Kiyomizu temple(Famous temple in kyoto). "Chawan zaka" is the street having several kyoto style ceramic and pottery shops .
In "Chawan zaka" Kouson kiln's ceramics-kyoto style ceramic (kiyomizu-ware) ware very beautiful and excellent.
Kouson kiln has been opened their shop and kiln in "Chawan zaka"
Hataman Toen＊ has special exhibition at Tableware festival at Tokyo Dome (2017).
Hataman Toen is at the original of the Imari Nabeshima of porcelain.
Focusing on traditional beauty, Hataman use the rich handiwork of its craftsmen.