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Hiroshi Sueyoshi Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-259

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, brochures, announcements, newspaper articles and reviews relating to career of Hiroshi Sueyoshi.

Dates

  • 1983-2007

Copyright Statement

Copyright retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical Note

Hiroshi Sueyoshi a native of Tokyo arrived in the United States in 1971 to help build Humble Mill Pottery in Asheboro, NC.  After additional study in Virginia he returned to North Carolina in 1974 to work as a production potter in Seagrove at Seagrove Pottery. Sueyoshi has taught at the Sampson Technical Institute in Sampson County, Wilson Technical Institute in Wilson County and Cape Fear Community College in New Hanover County. He primarily works with porcelain using the Japanese techniques of neriage and nerikomi.  Sueyoshi has exhibited his work and won numerous awards in exhibitions across the United States. His work is in private, corporate, and institutional collections including the Renwick Gallery. Sueyoshi is a graduate of Tokyo Aeronautical College and the Ochanomizu Design School in Tokyo.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (Contains 3 document boxes and 1 oversize box)

Language

English

Acquisition Information

This collection was donated by Hiroshi Sueyoshi in 1999.
Title
Hiroshi Sueyoshi Collection
Status
Partially Processed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:

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