Sori Yanagi

Japan House
While wood bending is the most recognized HIDA technique, the traditional practice of hand carving wood using knife and chisel is an essential skill passed on from generation to generation. (Photo by Takaya Sakano)

Japan House Announces New Exhibition

Japan House Los Angeles has announced the exhibition “HIDA | A Woodwork Tradition in the Making,” which brings Japanese woodcraft from its spiritual homeland of the Hida region of Japan to Los…