Ippodo Gallery Live Zoom Event

Conversations From Home: Featuring Artist Koichiro Isezaki

Thursday, April 30 at 4:30 p.m.

Live via Zoom – zoom.us/j/91485081028

Admission: Free

Japanese Bizen ware ceramics artist Koichiro Isezaki will be in conversation with design critic Glenn Adamson and Louise Cort at this live Zoom event. Isezaki will show us his studio and kilns and talk about the inspiration and philosophy of his recent ‘Yo’ (conception) Series. Ippodo Gallery director Shoko Aono will moderate the discussion.

Works by Koichiro Isezaki
Works by Koichiro Isezaki

About Koichiro Isezaki

The first son of Isezaki Jun, a Living National Treasure, Koichiro Isezaki is a trailblazer who adds a modern and textural twist to his family’s traditional work in Bizen ware. The Breath of Clay: The Life of Koichiro Isezaki’s Contemporary Bizen at Ippodo Gallery was to be his first solo show in New York. It was scheduled to run from March 12 through April 16, but concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic forced the gallery to close temporarily on March 15, three days after the opening.

To see Isezaki’s work virtually, please visit Ippodo Gallery’s website.

 

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https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home

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