Chukuzara (14.5cm)

Artist: Taiki Sugishima
8,000 yen ($74.03 USD)

Copper plates finished with a process that burns black urushi (lacquer) to the surface of the metal giving each a unique finish.

Metal forging artist Taiki Sugishima completed the doctoral program in Sculpture at Hiroshima City University Graduate School of Arts in 2001. He later studied the traditional Japanese metalware craft of tankin as well as forging techniques with two craftsmen skilled in the respective skills. Sugishima produces a variety of work in different materials from cooking pots and utensils to objects, sculptural pieces, and work for architectural projects.


  • Dimensions: Dia 14.5cm x H 2cm
  • Weight: 240g
  • Material: Copper / Urushi
  • Product No: TS-9-6
  • Made in Japan