Kaneta Masanao

Japan 1953

Pottery

Kaneta Masanao
Kaneta Masanao
Male
Japan
1953
November 27, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Kaneta Masanao is a well-known Japanese artist who uses a technique called kurinuki, in which he digs a form out of the clay instead of shaping it on a wheel.

Featured image: Kaneta Masanao – Dark Hagi and ash-glazed teabowl with uneven mouth and exceptional red coloration in the interior, 2013, photo credits Joan B. Mirviss Ltd