ANDO's glass was designed by a leading British Designer Jasper Morrison, with the concept of "simple glasses that can be used on a daily basis" that was requested by ANDO Gallery. Slightest inclination on the side and roundness on the bottom give elegant impression in it's simple shape. This light and delicate glasses are made in local neighborhood in Tokyo by experienced craftsmen by blowing one by one.
Hakusan Porcelain Co, Ltd. was founded in Hasami, Nagasaki-ken. It was originally founded in 1779 and in its current company form since 1958.
The city of Hasami has a 400-year tradition in ceramics. The special feature of the ceramic of Hasami is the translucent beauty of white porcelain.
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