Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Hamada, Potter” as Want to Read:
Hamada, Potter
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Hamada, Potter

4.33 of 5 stars 4.33  ·  rating details  ·  21 ratings  ·  1 review
Presents a dialogue between two artists, Shoji Hamada and Bernard Leach. The text explores the aesthetics, techniques and unique lifestyle of one of the 20th century's influential craftsmen.
Paperback, 232 pages
Published April 1st 1997 by Kodansha (first published January 1st 1976)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Hamada, Potter, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Hamada, Potter

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 34)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
J. Mark
Nov 21, 2007 J. Mark rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: potters, fans of beautiful forms
In my book, Hamada is as great as a ceramicist gets. No form is overworked, no glaze is mishandled. This is a document of one of the 20th century's greatest masters of form.
Norishlp Nhlp
Norishlp Nhlp marked it as to-read
May 06, 2015
Sarah Gagnon
Sarah Gagnon marked it as to-read
May 12, 2015
Chantelle marked it as to-read
Jun 27, 2014
Anton marked it as to-read
Apr 06, 2014
Madrina Reane
Madrina Reane marked it as to-read
Nov 13, 2013
Jason marked it as to-read
Jun 20, 2013
Manuel Rubio
Manuel Rubio marked it as to-read
Apr 15, 2013
Crystal marked it as to-read
Apr 29, 2012
Cameron Sharp
Cameron Sharp marked it as to-read
Mar 29, 2012
Casey marked it as to-read
Sep 24, 2011
Amy Nichols
Amy Nichols is currently reading it
Sep 12, 2011
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Bernard Howell Leach, CH, CBE (5 January 1887 – 6 May 1979), was a British studio potter and art teacher. He is regarded as the "Father of British studio pottery".
More about Bernard Leach...
A Potter's Book Drawings Verse and Belief Bernard Leach: A Potter's Work The Potter's Challenge Beyond East and West: Memoirs, Portraits, and Essays

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »