Keisuke Serizawa Desk Calendar 2019 Edition
Keisuke Serizawa desk calendar 2019 edition
A desk calendar for 2019 using designs of Keisuke Serizawa which is a national treasure of dyeing crafts. It is a printed popular version of Japanese paper dyed calendar which has been produced since 1962.
Using different patterns every month, this calendar depicts the four seasons of Japan vividly. Keisuke Serizawa left many designs before his passing and calendars of different version are released every year.
The bold composition of traditional patterns and paper is like an art work. One could study the Japanese mould dyeing and red-type dyeing of the Ryukyus (Binagasame) and appreciate the Serizawa art.
This desktop calendar will enhance any desk setting and comes with a plastic case which functions as a stand.
Size: W 10 x D14 cm
Keusuke Serizawa was born in Shizuoka Prefecture in 1895. He was a National Living National Treasure of “Kataezome” art, an intangible cultural heritage craft. People all over the world and Japan appreciate him as a craftsman representing the 20th century. His designs are widely commissioned in kimono, bookbinding, calendar, signboard and lighting design.