Yamamoto Alloy Works
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● The one and only “magic mirror” maker
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ProfileBorn in Yamamoto family, the producers of traditional handcrafted mirrors. After graduating from university, entered his family business. Studied traditional mirror-making techniques under his grandfather, Oryu Yamamoto, and now is making all kinds of mirrors for Shinto shrines and temples, as well as some restoration work for museums. Made the makyo mirror that was given as a gift from Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, to the Pope. He is constantly exploring the changing scene of Japanese crafts and actively participates in various art projects.