Press Release

Joan B. Mirviss Ltd. a specialist in Japanese works of art, and Barry Friedman Ltd.,
a leading gallery in twentieth-century arts, are delighted to present Transcending
Tradition, an exhibition of ceramics by celebrated contemporary and modern masters
of Japan. All of the featured artists are also represented in the major exhibition
Contemporary Clay: Japanese Ceramics for the New Century that was recently held at the
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and opens September 29th at Japan Society, New York.