"Tradition of Excellence: Japanese Techniques in Contemporary Metal Arts"

"Tradition of Excellence: Japanese Techniques in Contemporary Metal Arts"

Start date

Sunday, March 29, 2020, 12:00pm

End date

Sunday, September 13, 2020, 5:00pm

Location

Metal Museum

374 Metal Museum Drive
Memphis, TN 38106
United States

Curated by Hiroko Yamada, Director of HYART Gallery in Madison, Wisconsin, and originating at Penland Gallery at Penland School of Craft in Penland, North Carolina, "Tradition of Excellence" explores a wide range of Japanese metalworking techniques and materials. The exhibition brings together both Japanese and American artists, honoring the profound skill and knowledge of these makers and highlighting the influence of Japanese metalworking within the contemporary metal arts field.