Ritual Clay: Creative Ceramics Workshop

November 9, 2013
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Offsite Event at New York Togei Kyoshitu
5 West 30th Street, 3rd floor, New York, NY 10001

Jōmon culture, particularly the exuberant pottery, is a rich source of inspiration for artist Mariko Mori.

Meet at Togei Kyoshitsu pottery studio to participate in a hands-on introduction to basic Japanese pottery techniques. Using the coil method, create a small Jōmon-style vessel. Afterwards, enjoy a highlights tour of Rebirth: Recent Work by Mariko Mori, including an in-depth discussion of a Jōmon period vase and Mariko Mori’s recent work inspired by that era.

No experience necessary. All materials included. Limited class size.


Arts & Culture Lecture Programs are made possible by funding from the Lila Wallace-Reader’s Digest Endowment Fund.

Additional support is provided by Chris A. Wachenheim, and the Sandy Heck Lecture Fund.

Image: Kaen-doki flame-ware vase, Middle Jōmon period (3,500–2,500 BCE). Earthenware; 11 5/8 inches high, 11 5/8 inches diam. Collection of Dr. John C. Weber.

  • Saturday, November 9, 2013
  • 12:30 pm