Jun Kaneko is an internationally renowned sculptor who now works from his studio in Omaha. This Japanese-born artist is interviewed as he creates his trademark monolithic ceramic “dangos” (the Japanese word for “dumpling”), which can weigh as much as 1000 pounds. Kaneko discusses his artistic philosophy and creative process as we explore his collection. To view all the videos in the series, visit www.netnebraska.org
One of the great visits one can make when doing a residency at Sanbao International Ceramic Art Institute is to the Giant Porcelain Pottery factory. One can spend the day getting lost in the forest of giant vases.