Characterized by refined shapes and colors, Yuka Ando’s vases are both Western and Oriental, antique and contemporary, and have an universal beauty.
A unique gradation of deep and slightly dull colors seems to reflect the gradations of color in nature.
Yuka ANDO (1982- )
1982 Born in Osaka, grown up in Nishinomiya, Hyogo
2005 Graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics
2007 After two years of working in LA, return to Japan
2009 Graduated from Kyoto Prefectural College of Ceramic Technology
Studied under Masahiko Ichino
2012 Go to Denmark
2013 Started working as an artist in her hometown, Hyogo.
2016 Moved to Himi, Toyama and started Atelier production
2021 Moved to Tambasasayama, Hyogo and started Atelier production.