Yakishime: Earth Metamorphosis




From 2:00PM 10 May to 2:00PM 9 June,  the Embassy of Japan and the National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina are organizing the Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibition" YAKISHIME: Earth Metamorphosis " at the National Museum. The exhibition focuses on a ceramic technique, yakishime, firing unglazed wares at high temperatures. While one of the most basic means of producing ceramics, yakishime has developed in distinctive directions in Japan. This exhibition introduces an aspect of Japanese culture by examining yakishime from the earliest examples to contemporary work.