David Kuraoka is active/lives in California, Hawaii. David Kuraoka is known for ceramic.
David Kuraoka was born in Lihue, Kaua?i in 1946, and is currently a professor of art at San Francisco State University. He received his Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees in art from San Jose State University.
Kuraoka has worked in clay for over 30 years and has exhibited extensively in California and elsewhere on the mainland and in Hawai?i, maintaining studios both in San Francisco and on Kaua?i.
David Kuraoka has long been involved in the process of pit firing, his favorite ceramic technique because of the rich, soft colors that result from the firing. Kuraoka?s experience has taught him how to set up the pit to get certain kinds of effects, but one of the fascinating aspects of the process for him is its ... Displaying 750 of 2308 characters.