The 10th 佐藤 琢実 Takumi Sato
Takumi Sato was born in 1974 as the second son of the 9th Oko Sato who is a father of Yamagata Domachi casting industry. In 1997, after studying abroad, he graduated from Tohoku University of Art and Design of Sculpture.
Learning under his father, Oko Sato about the technique to castIron Tea Pot, He studied under the Casting Expert 根来 茂晶 Sigeaki Negoro who lived in Yokohama-city.
In 2003, in Fukushima prf., Tottori prf. and Hiroshima prf., he held “the Father and Son of the 3th Iron Tea Pot exhibition”, in 2007, at Shinjyuku Mistukoshi department store, “the Combination of A Way of Tea”, at Nihonbashi Mistukoshi department store, “the Combination of the tools of A Way of Tea”.
In 2011, he made “IRONY”, designed by a product designer, 黒川 雅之 Masayuki Kurokawa.
In 2012, his works were exhibited in “Milano Salone” in Italy and in “K-Ehibition” in NY.
Now he starts silverworking.