Shard excavated from Izumiyamakuchiyabansho site / History and Folklore Museum of ARITA

ARITA - 400project -

The History of Arita: A New Beginning

Arita, birthplace of Japanese Ceramics, will celebrate the 400th anniversary of its porcelain industry in 2016.
Shaped by ancestral traditions and techniques refined over centuries, a new Arita is coming to the world.