Mjölk travels to Japan to visit various artisans' work spaces to explore the definition of "Seikatsu Kogei" - a Japanese craft movement that is closely tied to everyday life. Images of Japanese artisans who are working in their unique ateliers stir curiosity and inspiration for handmade artifacts that are meant to be used on a daily basis for generations.
This issue also includes a workshop tour of Fredericia furniture in Denmark, with a corresponding interview with CEO Thomas Graversen; Borge Mogensen; workshop tours in Japan with ceramicist Masanobu Ando, glass artist Kazumi Tsuji, wood artisan Tomii Takashi, Momogusa Gallery and Cafe; Kitone Cafe and shop; George Nakashima workshop and home tour, with corresponding interview with Mira Nakashima.
Printed in Toronto, Canada. 144 pages, advert free.