A self-produced mini series of portraits shedding light on the handmade works of four traditional Japanese Takumis (artisans). As I tour their workshops and delve into their creative worlds, snippets of various Japanese atmospheres are weaved into their story, giving resonance to their art and subtly anchoring it in the particular microcosm that is Kyoto.
EPISODE #1 TAKESHI - THE ART OF KATAGAMI
EPISODE #2 MITSURU - THE TATAMI MASTER
EPISODE #3 JULIE&HIROSHI - ISHI BOOK
EPISODE #4 TOMOAKI, YOKO & ISABELLE - ITOYO PROJECT