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Aizenkobo was named by writer Jun'ichiro Tanizaki in February, 1949..
The character of this photograph is a thing of an autograph.

 

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EXHIBITION


The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki


at the area for events gallery 8th Floor
"Maruei Department store"
3-3-1,Sakae,naka-ku,Nagoya,460-8674
Tel. +81-52-264-5388
May 30th(Thusday)-JUNE 5th(Wednesday),2013
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 4F00PM)




The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in HIROSHIMA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Art Gallery 7th Floor
FUKU-YA Department store
20th Sep.-26th Sep.2012
Weekday 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Fri & Sat 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
730-0021
6-26,Ebisu-chou
Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan
Tel.+81-82-246-6111
Tel.+81-82-246-6367iDirect)


The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at the area for events gallery 8th Floor
"Maruei Department store"
3-3-1,Sakae,naka-ku,Nagoya,460-8674
Tel. +81-52-264-5388
May 17th(Thusday)-May 11th(Wednesday),2012
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 4F00PM)


 

The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at the area for special events@8th Floor
"Maruei Department@store"
3-3-1,Sakae,naka-ku,Nagoya,460-8674
Tei. +81-52-264-5388
May 6th(Friday)-May 11th(Wednesday),2011
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM)

 

The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in HIROSHIMA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Art Gallery 7th Floor
FUKU-YA Department store
23th Sep.-29th Sep.2010
Weekday 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Fri & Sat 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
730-0021
6-26,Ebisu-chou
Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan
Tel.+81-82-246-6111
Tel.+81-82-246-6367iDirect)

The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Gathering Space 8th Floor
"Maruei Sukairu"
3-3-1,Sakae,naka-ku,Nagoya,460-8674
Tei. +81-52-264-5388
May 6th(Thursday)-May 12th(Wednesday),2009
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Gathering Space 8th Floor
"Maruei Sukairu"
3-3-1,Sakae,naka-ku,Nagoya,460-8674
Tei. +81-52-264-5388
May 7th(Thursday)-May 13th(Wednesday),2009
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM)

The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in HIROSHIMA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Art Gallery 7th Floor
FUKU-YA Department store
6th Nov.-13th Nov.2008
Weekday 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Fri & Sat 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
730-0021
6-26,Ebisu-chou
Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan
+81-82-246-6111

 

The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO workshop in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Art Gallery 8th floor
"Maruei Sukairu"
3-3-1, Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya, 460-8674
Tel.@+81-52-264-5388
Sep.20th (Thursday)-Sep.26th (Wednesday), 2007
10:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
(Final day 10:00 a.m. - 4F30p.m.)

The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in HIROSHIMA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsukiat 

Art Gallery 7th Floor
HUKU-YA Department store
7@Dec.-13@Dec@2006
Weekday 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Fri & Sat 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
730-0021
6-26,Ebisu-chou
Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan
+81-82-246-6111

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO workshop in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Art Gallery 8th floor
"Maruei Sukairu"
3-3-1, Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya, 460-8674
Tel.@+81-52-264-5388
Sep.@21th (Thursday)-Oct.@27th (Wednesday), 2006
10:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
(Final day 10:00 a.m. - 4F30p.m.)

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO workshop in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Art Gallery 8th floor
"Maruei Sukairu"
3-3-1, Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya, 460-8674
Tel.@+81-52-264-5388
Sep.@29th (Thursday)-Oct.@5th (Wednesday), 2005
10:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
(Final day 10:00 a.m. - 4F30p.m.)

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in TOKYO
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki 

at GALLERY SINJU
Mejiro3-13-3, Toshimaku, Tokyo, 171-0031
It takes 2 minutes by walk from
"MEJIRO STATION" of YAMANOTE Line of JR.
Tel & Fax 03-3950-0775
Feb 21rdiMon.) - 26thiSat.) , 2005
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(The first day 12:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
(The final day 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in HIROSHIMA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki


at Art Gallery 7th Floor
HUKU-YA Department store
11 Nov.-17 Nov 2004
Weekday 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Fri & Sat 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
730-0021
6-26,Ebisu-chou
Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan
+81-82-246-6111

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO workshop in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Art Gallery 8th floor
"Maruei Sukairu"

3-3-1, Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya, 460-8674
Tel.@+81-52-264-5387

May 6th (Thursday)-12th (Wednesday), 2004
10:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
(Final day 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in TOKYO
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at GALLERY SINJU
Mejiro3-13-3, Toshimaku, Tokyo, 171-0031
It takes 2 minutes by walk from
"MEJIRO STATION" of YAMANOTE Line of JR.
Tel & Fax 03-3950-0775
Feb 23rdiMon.) - 28thiSat.) , 2004
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(The first day  12:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
(The final day 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

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The exhibition of Kyoto with tradition and modern

Term: from14 January 2004 to 19 January
The final day finish at 6:00pm.
Place: Isetan Department store 6 floor.

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Art Stage 8th floor
"Maruei Sukairu"

3-3-1, Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya, 460-8674
Tel.@+81-52-264-5387

May 22nd (Thursday)- 28th (Wednesday), 2003
10:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
(Final day 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in TOKYO
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at GALLERY SINJU
Mejiro3-13-3, Toshimaku, Tokyo, 171-0031
It takes 2 minutes by walk from
"MEJIRO STATION" of YAMANOTE Line of JR.
Tel & Fax 03-3950-0775
Feb 17th - 26th , 2003
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(Feb 17th 12:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
(Final day 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

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The exhibition of Kyoto with tradition and modern

Term: from16 January 2003 to 22 January
        The final day finish at 4:00pm.
Place: Isetan Department store  6 floor.

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The exhibition by Ken & Hisako utsuki
The Natural fermenting pure Japanese indigo dyeing and pure vegetable dyeing
Aizenkobo workshop in Kyoto.

Term 12, Dec.2002`18ADec.2002
Business hours 10:00 am`7F30 pm 
Friday and Saturday 10:00 am`8F00 pm
The last day will be finished until 5:00 pm
Place Art gallery at 7 Floor
The department store of Fukuya Hacchoubori honten..
Ebisucho6-26, Nakaku, Hiroshima

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The workshop of the natural fermenting japanese pure indigo dyeing and the pure vegetable dyeing

One lecture/demonstration (with slides and translation) 
at Princeton University 
on 11 November (2 hours).

One lecture/demonstration
at Columbia University, NYC
on 12 November (to be finalized)
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/ealac/dkc/
Jump to link of November.

One all-day (10:00 am to 4:00 pm) workshop
at the Montgomery Arts@Center, New Jersey 
on Saturday, November 16th.

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

atArt Salon 8th floor@"Maruei Sukairu"
3-3-1, Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya, 460-8674
+81-52-264-5389@
May 16th - 22rd , 2002
10:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
(Final day 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in TOKYO
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at GALLERY SINJU
Mejiro3-13-3, Toshimaku, Tokyo, 171-0031

It takes 2 minutes by walk from 
"MEJIRO STATION" of YAMANOTE Line of JR.
Tel & Fax 03-3950-0775

Feb 18th - 23th , 2002
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(Feb 18th 12:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

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at 
Event Hall 6th Floor
ISETAN Department Store SHINJUKU
Jan 17th - 23rd , 2002

at 
MITSUKOSHI Department Store YOKOHAMA
Jan 29th - Feb 3rd , 2002

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The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in NAGOYA
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at Art Salon 8th floor
"Maruei Sukairu"

3-3-1, Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya, 460-8674
+81-52-264-5389

May 17th - 23rd , 2001
10:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
(Final day 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

The Exhibition of AIZENKOBO in TOKYO
By Kenichi Utsuki and Hisako Utsuki

at GALLERY SINJU
Mejiro3-13-3, Toshimaku, Tokyo, 171-0031

It takes 2 minutes by walk from 
"MEJIRO STATION" of YAMANOTE Line of JR.
Tel & Fax 03-3950-0775

Feb 19th - 24th , 2001
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(Final day 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

The 8th KYOTO Tradition & Modern Exhibition

at Event Hall 6th Floor
ISETAN Department Store SHINJUKU

Jan 18th - 23rd , 2001
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

NATURAL INDIGO CRAFTS & CLOTHES
by  Mr.&Ms.Utsuki ,AIZENKOBO Workshop

at Art Gallery 7th Floor
HUKU-YA 

Sep 28th - Oct 4th , 2000
Weekday 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Fri & Sat 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
(Final day 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Zip 730-0021,6-26,Ebisu-chou
Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan
+81-82-246-6111

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From Media

KALEIDOSCOPEiMarch,April 2006)
Aizen Kobo Indigo Dye
Bluer than Blue
 (Page 26`Page 27)

Monthly
Senshoku @June 2005iNo.291)
The @of@The dyeing & weaving @June 2005iNo.291j
Indigo dyeing, indigo@dyeing@the making of indigo dyeing staff.
From page 4 to page 7.
Published by senshoku to seikatsusha
The price of the book \1260

a@s
s@picture book of the@interior@and@sundries, which is made in Kyoto.
written by TAKAKO TSUNODA, photo by HARRY NAKANISHI
published by HEIBONSHA
Page 74`page 77 The cloth of INDIGO dyeing.
\1680

WINGSPAN@June 2003@iNo.408)
English page25`page29
Published by@All Nippon Air way (ANA)

KYOTO@travel@walker (TABITO)3@@Page125
Publised by Kadokawa shoin \933(without tax)

KYOTO@the year of 2003,@travel@walker (TABITO)3@handy Page154
Publised by Kadokawa shoin \933(without tax)

Hanako@west April 2003 Spring, cherry blossoms in Kyoto.
I will become a person in Kyoto a day.
page 51
published by Magazine house

Travel for 4@season in Kyoto (Spring and summer in 2003)
from page 138`page 139
published by KAJI company Ltd.
\780

STORY@May , 2003
Study the Japanese style in Kyoto.
page 187
published by KOBUNNSHA

The Best of Japanese Design

http://www.ruggieroideas.com/designvoyages/

2002 KYOTO DESIGN

http://www.joho-kyoto.or.jp/~yuhin/

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Painted with pure gold by Kosho Shimizu, who was the former chief abbot of
TODAIJI Temple  in Nara . Pure Japnese indigo paper dyed by Kenichi Utsuki.

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