Shinsaku Nakazono

In the past few years, this potter has gained huge popularity in the Japanese pottery scene for his wonderfully neutral yet stunning pieces. The combination of conventional shapes with beautifully varied glazing makes every piece completely unique. His style has been spotted by many chefs and restaurants alike for its ability to accentuate the food that is being served. As a result, he has featured in countless food and pottery magazines.

Background

1980   Born in Kobe, Japan
2003   Graduated from Kinki University in Formative Art
2004   2006 Taught at a junior high school in Kobe
2010   Moved to Mashiko

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