陶芸家 十一代 大樋長左衛門（年雄）ブログ
Ceramic Artist 11th Ohi Chozaemon(Toshio) Blog
Today is my past daughter's birthday.
If she was In this world, she would be 29 years old.
She appears in a dream in an important time.
my feelings is that I spoke for about 30 minutes realistically this time.
I am catching the sense of dream which I can meet her.
It depends on the point of view of a dream what we want to do.
Perhaps because our actuality is also a dream.
I was happy because I could meet her realistically.
Nitten marks the history in more than 100 years by the biggest overall art exhibition in
descended Japan of an authorities exhibition.
It's required that National Museum of Modern Arts director,
Museum of Contemporary Art director and 17 judges are elected and examine it strictly for one week this time.
I actually entrust the heavy role to which judging operation and various matters are being adjusted
to me who became a section head this time.
I already feel heavy responsibility because not many people are able to share this experience.
Country and country, people and people are injuring each other.
A solicitation exhibition
including Nitten is also the time when its own significance is asked about in such trend.
On a concerned street, because it won't be, it's mean and easy to hide,
and to criticize the state of its organization and a person.
But nothing changes with such thing.
I think the thing is equivalent in itself and a person in the act which disappears with a person.
In purpose of individual's artists! In purpose of Nitten! And in social purpose! I have poor ability, but I think I'll look
Schoolchildren in Kanazawa gathered at my studio.
The children who are fine though it's a hot day.
We'll make the person who we love very much and present
They started make work after they pray silently by everyone!
The children who carried on a dialog with earth seriously.
In what kind of work is it finished?
於 金沢赤羽ホール 大切な友人梅村光男氏とともに
At Kanazawa Akabane Hall with my important friend Mitsuo Umemura
He has appeared on the NHK program which visited me.
I followed the rhythm of his song and made tea bowl.
From that 6 years in a moment.
I went to live broadcasting under Kanazawa today.
A life is kept in Singer Sera's rock.
When visiting Brazil San Paulo by dispatch from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in January of this year,
she was my Interpreter.
I accidentally met her at University of Hawaii.
A probability of such encounter, I will not have.
Thank you very much for your God.
Now I am in Waikiki
It's a song of John Lennon from somewhere.
A ring was bought for my daughter here
It was just today of last year.
This ring was in daughter's treasure chest.
Are you here together?
I'd like to send my feeling of love to heaven.
Day for my daughter who loved.
It was one year cruel to me up to now.
A lot of flowers have reached a thankful thing.
Everyone, oh, they remembered my daughter.
My daughter I want to be on the side even now.
I pray for the god from a heart!
The Japanese revival project Seiichi Kondo former Agency for Cultural Affairs chief raises.
Why can't arts and crafts (Kohei) be connected with that it's prosperous now?
It may be something has gone off from the inside of our Japanese soul.
An craft artists of the young people gathers a work from Japanese all areas were exchanged with a
collector and leaders of the various fields.
A cultural element is indispensable for the style of the Japanese state.
And next year's Tokyo Olympic Games is also a festival with the art which isn't only a sport.
3 young artists also participated from Kanazawa.
I think though I have to be one artist and sometimes take part in the planning as an opinion leader.
I was visited to Brazil San Paulo in January by invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan.
I was also inspected to Brazil immigration museum in the case.
Then it was promised to especially displayed my work after remodeling.
The most important thing is Mako Akishinonomiya Her Imperial Highness Princess had a gift
work now it is displayed.
Then It is honored to be especially displayed my work together with consideration of Japan consulate general.
シーラ・ロエベ 氏 (ロエベ財団代表)さんの金沢訪問が実現した。
Ms.Sheila Loewe(Loewe Foundation,
She visited Kanazawa.
I was invited to the Korean Agency for Cultural Affairs last year and had a lecture in Seoul.
In the case, I also heard her lecture. Then we understood each other.
And we promised to meet soon.
I went to Spain Madrid to meet her with my idea in March this year.
6/25 The craft prize Loewe Foundation sponsors was opened at Tokyo Sogetsu Hall.
Then today she came to Kanazawa on the next day.
Kanazawa city is also received as a VIP guest and several facilities are inspected,
vice Mayor of Kanazawa Takashi Murayama expression of courtesy visit.
We exchanged many of craft issues.
Kanazawa is cultural city and craft city.
I'm certain that the encounter with Loewe foundation will be valuable.
2 years have passed after my mother passes away.And tomorrow will be an anniversary of death.
We receive a flower one after another from the whole country.
It was for one day earlier, but relatives gathered for a memorial service.
A lot of people still remember my mother while appreciating my father.
It'll be that I'm quite thankful.
The annual cake which reaches a home every year.
I was in Shanghai last year birthday and this year was in Tokyo.
They were waiting me to return to Kanazawa.
A celebration from a heart is always appreciated deeply.
Quite thankful life. I have to thank!
The grief from the bottom at the heart was shared each other, and it was immersed in making works.
The exhibition by Tokyo Ginza WACO has ended.
During a session, I, became 61 years old and my father is 91 years old.
Onari of Takamadonomiya Hisako Your Highness and Urasenke great grand master Sen Genshitsu,
Minister of Culture Agency Miyata Ryohei,a political and financial circle,
a cultural art circle and many resisting persons as the beginning, and it was that I'm thankful truly.
I thank the Sakura-seisakusyo, Yamagishi-Seisakusyo, Nousaku and Haruichi cooperated for this exhibition.
And everybody of Tokyo Ginza WACO was a wonderful exhibition.
I am deeply appreciated.
Preparations of our exhibition have been finished.
My second son and I had dinner together after a long time.
Shop window in Ginza at night.
In front of WAKO, our work was brilliant quietly.
A first of our exhibition starts.
I was host for the Tonamino Tea Ceremony by Kitanihon Newspaper
I was concerning almost for 1 year.
Each tea was for 40 minutes and 11 times. My legs were so tired however almost 380 people shared tea.
That way of tea means same as the way of art. I guess I am walking to this long road.
This is interview by a magazine HOKKOKU BUNNKA over 4 pages.
Its part is introduced.
The way the generation is handed down to me and where he is an artist, free from worldly cares, 91 years old.
He is utilized and want him to be much vigorously.
Because my younger sister, mother and daughter are also watching from heaven, 、、、、、.
This tea ceremony sponsors by Kitanippon Shinbun held 20th anniversary.
I will be host for this commemorative tea ceremony.
6/2. I'm going to express seriously about old and new for new era of Reiwa.
He was taking crew from Austria and was visiting for the coverage of a documentary movie.
He conversed by a tea-ceremony room in my home and a gallery also made a video for my making process by at
Also he spent long time and made me gelato for me that I was happy.
This movie draws a life of 4 gelato craftsmen for Cannes Film Festival. He's one in it.
His challenger spirit doesn't stop. I'm glad that I could meet him from there at the heart.
Basically my family does not spend advertisement in magazines or papers.
Though it's so, a visitor from Europe and America is increasing rapidly.
Collectors,artists and the art museum person from Germany, United Kingdom, New Zealand,
USA and United Kingdom has a call of an concerned only in these several days.
A very thankful chance is when there is introduction from an acquaintance,
it's an appointment through various art museums, and, and continues.
Kanazawa is the unprecedented sightseeing boom and has not been experienced now.
I know because of many people is working until today.
I'll continue the hospitality with gratitude and go without being also arrogant now.
Throw a dinner party at Kanazawa
The container considered on the produced table from light and sound and, various, wine glass.
French food with the ingredients made in Ishikawa-Pref, Bourgogne, Koshu wine and local brand of sake.
For surprise and an impression of the person who participated from the whole country
They're strenuous with sponsored by Tankosya and stuff of Hotel Nikko Kanazawa, hospitality,
we learned by trial and error.
They visited to Ohi Studio and OHI MUSEUM on the next day.
I hope they could be glad surely.
This dinner party style I have produced up to now will be that it's continuing while evolving.
Next season is demoted in B3 by an financial difficulty.
But a person of a lot of BUSUTA saw a local final race through.
Players of an encounter of booster an once-in-a-lifetime chance.
Thank you for sharing time of the moment at Kanazawa.
Next season hangs revival, and everyone will be one, and I'll exert myself!
The team and my companies I like very much.
With Mr. Naoto Takada, a great best friend in more than 30.
One between our wife, from high school days, great best friend too.
I was invited to a wedding reception of their eldest son.
A political and financial circle was also invited, and the attire of the two people was
also similar to the old form of their parents.
Delight of the great best friend who has happy and sorrows together is also my happiness.
I could be happy feeling after a long time.
Meeting of the Cherry blossom flower viewing.caused every year
Producer of the television station where he's heterogeneous.
Even though various people always gather. Because that is why always people gathered by him.
Thank you very much again
Yoyogi where I used to live in high school days.
Maybe that is why my eldest son and the second son are living here.
I had a daughter until last year also lived in , too.
An afterimage of old myself and daughter is piled up around here for some reason.
The station which became new.
There is also loneliness, but I think I am telling that now that time should be accepted.
於 同志社大学室町キャンパス／At Doshisha University
He could continue the creative cities studies by Kanazawa University, Ritsumeikan University,
Osaka City University and Doshisha University.
Today, more than 100 people attended the lecture which should be commemorated.
He also leading as important key person all the while in Kanazawa's city development.
These contribution is immeasurable. I went on his teacher's seminar and also accompanied foreign countries.
Congratulations Prof Sasaki !
And please also play an active part vigorously from now on.
I am invited this collection every year.
It was joint performance with Pianist Yokoyama Yukio.
Designer KOSHINO HIROKO is the artist which always evolves.
Even she offends to visit to my studio for making work.
I'm associating while following her wonderful posture.
There was a living room in a void in my home which is a Samurai residence.
The place where I always had a meal around a child.
It's one corner in a gallery now by a design by Architecture Kuma Kengo.
Beautiful illumination was hung on the space. That artist is Ms. Eriko Horiki
famous for Japanese paper modeling.
New treasure was born in my home as well as the painting on fusuma by Mr.Senju Hiroshi work.
They are all my friends. I am proud of owning their works.
外館和子先生、中田英寿氏など、また私のゲストとしては、鹿島建設代表取締役 副社長 渥美直紀氏、
同じく石川洋氏、サウジアラビア アラムコ石油日本代表 柳瀬和彦氏なども出席してくれた。
Under Mr. Ryouhei Miyata's (present Agency for Cultural Affairs chief) supervising,
it has started at Tokyo Lixil gallery.
I enter a work in being honor, too. And the private view was here today.
Yuji Akimoto Tokyo university of art museum director, Atsushi Uchida MOA Museum of Art director,
the Sayume Okuda Nitten chief director, Hideki Hayashida former Agency for Cultural Affairs chief,
Ms. Kazuko Todate and Mr. Hidetoshi Nakata participated with Kajima Corp.
managing director vice president Naoki Atsumi,Mr. Hiroshi Ishikawa and Saudi Arabian
Aramco Oil Company petroleum Japanese representative Kazuhiko Yanase likewise as my guest.
The thing we do sending of arts and crafts (Kohei) of variously should have the best advantage from Japan.
It may be the one of the guidepost is this exhibition.
There is 1 hour and a half from Miami. It is the biggest Japanese garden in the North America.
An exhibition of Japanese lacquer had at a gallery, and there was work for my several friends.
I can lecture at such wonderful place, and I'm lucky to do this.
Also my 2 works were collection.
I will be midnight flight from Miami to São Paulo
I finished two days workshop and it is planned for 2 lecturers in Florida.
I had a lecture and tea demonstration.
The famous restaurant outstanding in Miami "Naoe"
It's written on his business card with executive chef, general manager and a dishwasher.
Everything chooses a dish here as his hand certainly.
Today is his invitation.
A dish using the ingredients of direct import from Japan and Kanazawa such as a soy sauce.
And of Kanazawa's local brand of sake and mostly my vessels, variously.
Though there were other customers, but he spent most time on only me.
There is also a friend who supports Kanazawa in such far place.
Kevin Coly! Thank you very much.
I move from New York this morning.
JFK Airport is a marked decrease of a government staff,
system of departure and arrival service were just like 20 years before.
The correspondence in airport stuff and cabin attendants looked tired, so the gentleness to the person is lost.
But the beautiful blue sky and scenery changed from a window in summer from winter,
my feeling was rescued.
The temperature isn't high by a cause of a cold wave today.
I came from Tokyo and New York in cold winter.
I would like to have my footstep in Miami.
I'll stay in New York one night today.
I'm going to explain Japanese culture through an exhibition, a lecture and a tea ceremony targeted for the student,
the children, the professional artist and the person of Japanese descent in the facilities local university
and Japan have in USA Miami and Brazil San Paulo from the next day.
A request from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a each consulate general attend, completely,
everything without privacy is government affairs.
I have no ability, but I'm going to correct a attitude by the feeling which represents a country.
I stayed at a cerulean tower Tokyu hotel last night. I could stay at a room in an executive floor
by smart arrangement from hotelier the 35th floor.
Beautiful Fuji encouraged me.
I'm thankful for everything.
I could meet friends here and is thankful for an encounter for the person concerned of fine arts
National Museum Japan invited these people.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston,The Metropolitan Museum of Art,Minneapolis Institute of Art,
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco,The British Museum, Victoria & Albert Museum,
Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts"
Smith College Museum of Art Rhode Island School of Design Museum (RISD Museum),
The Cleveland Museum of Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal,
Museum of Anthropology at UBC,State Hermitage Museum
It's Portuguese, so it can't be read, but the guidance which is a workshop in Brazil San Paulo
on January 25 for 26 days appears on it.
Here, from the 24th to the 28th, it's expected to stay.
It is planed an exhibition, lectures, a tea ceremony and the connection by which a demonstration of
Japanese tea ceremony is with the schedule which makes up with various schedules by formal dispatch
from the Japanese Government Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Further, I leave for New York on 19th of January and move to Miami on the 20th to 23rd 23rd.
Then fly to São Paulo.
I have come to Tainang now.
Tainang city art museum which opens soon.
Director, assistant director and curators welcomed my group and then it was possible to inspect.
The Five Elements tea room where I was produce, eldest son Yuki designed and Iemoto Corporation
have been finished by concentration of Kanazawa craftsman. It is also displayed.
And happily this tea room appeared on the designboom.
It is first design system online magazine in the world.
That tea room is also chosen as a main cast of an opening exhibition of Tainang city art museums from 1/27.
And on the day, it's said that VIP visitors from all over the world and government functionaries gather.
My important people are in Taiwan here. Taiwanese former supremo, prime minister,
ambassador and mayor can have met with me.
There is a junior who learned from the same professor by a graduate school in the US studying abroad age
in a relation like a brother. Now he becomes professor and is quite well known in the world now.
Also it was the reason why I became visiting professor of Tainang university of arts.
Tainang Rotary Club and the Kanazawa Korinbo Rotary Club made a agreement of sister relationships
when I was the club president last year.
Person's edge in Taiwan has begun to be connected.
A new year comes in 15 minutes. I'm still cleaning.
It's for forget to throw it away.
It's thrown away for forget it.
Oneself who can do neither.
Inscrutable are the ways of Heaven, there is such proverb.
Happiness comes certainly unfortunately.
I want you to be such new year.
Also please take care for new year.