International Netsuke Convention Paris

INS Convention 2019INTERNATIONAL NETSUKE SOCIETY CONVENTION will be held in Paris 24-28 October 2019. Make sure you book your tickets – contact details on the INS website, click here

Lectures & Workshops – speakers and subjects to include: Miriam Cockx and Adrian Heindrichs – Researching provenance; Clive Hallam – Patina; Makiko Komada – Ryushi’s carving and an echo of Mitsuhiro’s techniques; Chip Lutton – Minko; Oli Moss – Toyomasa; Doug Sanders – Goudleer or Kinkarakawa: History, manufacture and use of gilt leather in Japan; Finn Daley-Roberts – tbc; Jean-Marie Colrat – Mise en lumière; Pierre Jacquesson – Mask netsuke; A kiseruzutsu presentation – Prepared by Milton Stratos; Netsuke surgery – 2 separate sessions to be hosted by Neil Davey and Robert Fleischel and Yukari Yoshida. An opportunity to discuss, signatures, schools, materials and subject matter of those netsuke puzzles.