OPEN CALL for Ceramic Artists.
Seto International Ceramic & Glass Art Exchange Program 2022-2023

Purpose of the program: This program supports ceramic and glass artists from all over the world in order to exchange ideas with local artists, which will bring new different perspectives to Seto City with more than 1000 years of ceramic history. This program also intends to encourage Seto citizens to encounter different forms of artistic expression through the art and cultural activities. We welcome the artists who have a strong desire to build new rapport with Seto citizens and interact with Japanese artist through creating new artworks together.
We are looking forward to your application!

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Seto Ceramics and Glass Art Center

Ceramic studio Glass studio

Studio Facilities: Seto Ceramics and Glass Art Center

The Center is open from 10:00 -18:00, closed on Tuesdays.
The size of the studio is about 50 square meters. Please share with the trainee of ceramic artists and glass artists.
An assistant will be available if necessary (advance consultation required)
Equipment available to use at the Center is as follows:

<<Ceramic Studio>>
Gas kiln (2 cu. m & 0.5 cu. m) with shuttle style: 1 unit per each size,
Electric kiln (10kW) with automatic controller: 2 units, Electric kiln (15kW) with automatic controller: 1 unit,
Electrical wheel, Vacuum pug mill, Pug mill, Pot mill, Automatic mortar, Plaster vacuum pug mill,
Spray compressor, Electric clay mixer, Electrical wheel for plaster.

<<Glass Studio>>
Glass dissolving furnace (closed pot) 1 unit, Glory hole: 3 units, Annealing oven (10kW): 1 unit, Electric kiln (10kw,22kw), Pick up oven (8kw), Pipe roller, Pipe warmer, Pipe cooler, Bench, Sand blaster, Diamond grinder, Flat disk grinder, wheel polisher, Trim saw, Air Water sander, Diamond wheel, Belt sander, Electric kiln (10kW, 15kW) with automatic controller: 1 unit each (shared with the ceramic studio).

Information [office]
Seto City Cultural Promotion Foundation
ADDRESS : 113-3  Nishiibara, Seto, Aichi, 489-0884, Japan
TEL : +81-561-84-1093 FAX : +81-561-85-0415
E-mail :