International Ceramics Festival Mino’86 , JAPAN

Outline of Exhibition

Period of Exhibition

November 2 (Sun) to November 9 (Sun), 1986 (8days)


International exchange of soil and flame -From You, From Now, From Here. -

Honorary President

Her Imperial Highness Princess Takamatsu


Governor of Gifu Prefecture Yosuke Uematsu


Mayor of Tajimi City Naoki Kato

General Producer of International Ceramics Festival Mino, Japan



Tajimi City Gymnasium

Related Organizations


The International Ceramics Festival Mino, Japan'86 Hosting Committee

Affiliated Organizations

Gifu Prefecture/Tajimi City/Mizunami City/Toki City/Kasahara Cho/Federation of Japan Pottery Manufacturers' co-operative Associations/Japan Pottery Wholesale Co-operative Unions/Gifu Ceramic Industry Contact Council/Gifu Pottery Industry Co-operative Association /Gifu Pottery Wholesale Co-operative Association/Gifu Export Ceramic Finishing United Corporations/ Gifu Ceramic Glaze Processing Industry Co-operative Association/Gifu Ceramic Glaze Design and Technology Protect Council /Japan Mosaic Industrial Association/Gifu Ceramics Material Association/ Gifu Tile Wholesale Co-operative Association/ Gifu Institute of Invention and Innovation Tajimi Branch/Junior Chamber International Japan/ /Junior Chamber International Tajimi/Junior Chamber International Mizunami/ Junior Chamber International Toki

Supported by

the Ministry of International Trade and Industry/The Patent Office/The Small and Medium Enterprise Agency/Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan/Agency for Cultural Affairs/Organization for Small and Medium Enterprises/JETRO/Nagoya Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Sponsored by

Japan Association for the Promotion of Pottery Industry/Japan Pottery Inspection Association/Japan institute of Design Promotion/ Japan Design Foundation/Japan Pottery Design And Technical Center /Japan Craft Design Association/Federation of Japan Ceramic Designer/ Japan Industrial designers’ Association/ Japan Interior Architects / Designer's Association/Gifu Ceramics Design Council/ Gifu Ceramic Designers’ Association/ Mino Ceramic Art Association/ The National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology/ Gifu Prefectural Ceramics Research Institute/Tajimi International Association/ Tajimi City Pottery Design And Technical Center/Mizunami City Ceramic Industrial Technical Laboratory/Toki City Ceramic Laboratory/Nagoya Import Expo Memorial Foundation

Cooperated by

Scandinavian Airlines System/ Japan Airlines/ Japan Travel Bureau Foundation/ Yusen Logistics

Main Projects

  • The 1st International Ceramics Competition Mino, Japan
  • Exhibition of International Designers’ Artworks
  • Exhibition of Mino Ceramic Art Association
  • Exhibition of Living National Treasure
  • Exhibition of International Ceramic Companies
  • Exhibition of Mino Ceramic Wares
  • International Ceramics Design Symposium
  • International Design Seminar
  • International Ceramic Forum