The Beauty of Icheon Ceramics on Display


Sit back and enjoy the tranquility of ceramics master Lee Hyuang Gu perform his craft.

Gu is from Icheon, South Korea, where over 300 ceramics firms are dedicated to keeping the long history of the artform alive. For the first time, in 2013, the city reached out to the American museum, AMOCA – one of the few museums in the United States dedicated exclusively to pottery – to feature an exhibition showcasing over 230 objects that had never been seen before on American soil.

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