Shiga Shigeo is a Japanese ceramic artist who spent 13 years in New South Wales between 1966 and 1979. He first taught at the Sturt, Mittagong, and later worked at his own kiln in Terrey Hills. During the years in Australia, Shiga forged a strong working relationship with Australian potters.
Place where the work was made
Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → Japan
25.0 x 15.2 cm
Signature & date
Signed near foot, in Japanese, impressed "Shige [artist's stamp]" [and artist's mark]. Not dated.
Gift of Mr Mizoguchi Consul General of Japan 1981
© SHIGA Shigeo
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
Beyond Words: Calligraphic Traditions of Asia, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Aug 2016–30 Apr 2017