Urushi Market! The 58th National Lacquerware Exhibition


  • Traditional crafts

  • Urushi

  • lacquerware

Traditional Crafts Aoyama Square
Kanto Tokyo
2023-09-15 11:00 - 2023-09-28 19:00
Traditional Crafts, Aoyama Square

The National Lacquerware Exhibition, a lacquerware festival that gathers everyday lacquerware from each crafting area and competes for prizes, will be held once more at Aoyama Square this year. This is the largest exhibition and sale event in the Japan that gathers new works of daily lacquerware from each crafting area in one place.
In the special exhibition booth, as part of the popularization of the anniversary of eating rice in lacquered bowls (November 10th), in addition to the rice bowls and chopsticks exhibiting, there will also be an exhibition of vessels that match each individual meal style.

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◆Exhibition area (14 crafting area associations)

Aomori Lacquerware Cooperative Association
Akita Lacquerware Industry Cooperative
Aizu Lacquerware Cooperative
Aizu Kitakata Lacquerware Commerce and Industry Cooperative
Tokyo Lacquerware Commercial and Industrial Cooperative Association
Kiso Lacquerware Industry Cooperative
Murakami Banki Business Cooperative Association
Traditional Crafts Takaoka Lacquerware Cooperative
Wajima Lacquerware Commercial and Industrial Cooperative Association
Yamanaka Lacquerware Union Cooperative
Kanazawa Lacquerware Commercial and Industrial Cooperative Association
Echizen Lacquerware Cooperative
Kishu Lacquerware Cooperative Association
Kagawa Lacquerware Industry Cooperative

※The images shown are for illustrative purposes only.
※There will be no workshops or demonstrations at this exhibition.

*Event opens at 12 o'clock on the first day and closes at 6 p.m. on the last day.

※Subject to sudden changes. Please check the website in advance before visiting.