24400 黒木国昭 (手吹きガラス酒器「金彩象嵌光琳」) KUROKI Kuniaki
Height 4.8 cm
Diameter 6.2 cm
Height 11.4 cm
Diameter 8.5 cm
Upon graduating from high school, he got a job at a glass company and entered the glass path.
He started his creative activities in glass crafts and obtained the first grade of national glass product manufacturing technician.
Starting with receiving the national outstanding skill "Modern Master Craftsman", he has accumulated brilliant achievements such as the International Arts and Culture Award and the Grand Prize at the Paris Arts Festival in France.
His work is now stored in museums around the world, and is an excellent work by Kuniaki Kuroki, one of Japan's leading glass craftsmen who is drawing attention from around the world.
This work is a very beautiful work in which the world of "Rinpa", which is named "Kinsai Inlay" Korin "" and expresses the Japanese climate and Kacho Fugetsu in a delicate and gorgeous manner, is reproduced in glass art.
Among the "Rinpa", the most popular and highly rated is the "Korin" series, which is characterized by the heavy use of gold and platinum foil and careful inlaying.
Gorgeous gold and colorful and graceful inlays fascinate the viewer.
It is no exaggeration to say that it is one of the best masterpieces, which is a perfect fusion of the symbol of Japanese aesthetics "Rinpa" and the technique of Italian glass art.