Japanese Folk Art

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The hidden beauty of everyday objects


Mingei Arts represents a diverse collection of Japanese folk arts— antique and vintage objects of beauty, vitality and charm, illuminating the history and daily life of ordinary Japanese people and artisans of the 18th to the 21st centuries.

We welcome domestic and international vintage and modern Kokeshi fans, and we thank you for visiting our site.

“Folk art stirs memories of place, affirms individual taste and identity, and a trace of life’s everlasting impressions”

International Orders: Shipping rates are a little crazy right now. We highly recommend you order the eBook (digital download) version of the book if you live outside the United States or Canada. You will not pay any shipping and will receive the book files immediately upon payment.


Hardcover/Sosaku Kokeshi: Celebrating the Major Artists of the Creative Movement


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