About AKAZAWA Roseki

AKAZAWA ROSEKI : Successive Generations

AKAZAWA Kaho I (Motojiro AKAZAWA 1848-1915) 

Motojiro AKAZAWA Kaho 1st (1848-1915)

Akazawa Roseki II (Shuzo)

Shuzo AKAZAWA Roseki 2nd (1897-1976)

AKAZAWA ROSEKI III (Shisuo Akazawa 1900-1993)

Sisuo AKAZAWA Roseki 3rd (1900-1993)

Seichu AKAZAWA Roseki 4th

Seichu AKAZAWA Roseki 4th(1941-2020)

YOSHINORI AKAZAWA ROSEKI V (1971- )

Yoshinori AKAZAWA Roseki 5th (1971-) Current 

In the 2021 (Reiwa 3), the current generation took the name of the Roseki 5th.  

Since 1877 (Meiji 10), AKAZAWA has been mainly engaged in the pottery of Kochi ware. AKAZAWA’s artistic activity is based in Japan but has been exhibited and collected around the world in Italy, Spain, Austria, Tunisia, France, Latvia, China, Swizerland and many others.