• An Astonishing Array of Ceramic Mosaic Tiles Comprise a Japanese Museum's Historical Collection

    1 month ago - By Colossal

    Image © Ryota Murase. All images courtesy of the Mosaic Tile Museum, shared with permission
    In the Gifu Prefecture of Japan, a nucleus of creativity blossomed in Kasahara Town, Tajimi City, more than a millennium ago. Known for its history of ceramic production, the region celebrates its distinctive heritage with a spring and autumn festival, a ceramics-themed park, and pottery shops that teach visitors the tradition. Among its newest attractions, set in a rolling green, the Mosaic Tile Museum Tajimi focuses on a more recent aspect of the ceramics industry.
    Following World War II...
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