The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo Chief of Craft Section
Born in Aichi, Japan in 1964. Chief of craft section at the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (Japan) since 2010/ Judge of Japan Ceramic Society Award/ Member of the International Academy of Ceramics. He received master’s degree in fine arts from Aichi University of Arts (Japan). After he worked as a curator at Aichi Prefectural Ceramic Museum (Japan), he became the chief researcher at the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (Japan) in 2003. He is an expert in modern history of craft.