Yoshihiro Nishiyama ( English )

An interview with Yoshihiro Nishiyama

We interviewed him in Kanazawa, where he is based, to find out what he has been thinking about as a glass artist who has many fans not only in Japan but also overseas.

I was a trainee of Utatsuyama Kogei Kobo ( Utatsuyama Craft Workshop ) in Kanazawa from the age of 24 to 27. The reason why I entered there was because I didn't know what I should make. I tried various ways there, but I realized that I was not someone who wanted to say something or express myself at all. That's...