The name of kiln the name of artist Eihou Katou
The biography In 1956, Born at Higashiyama area in Kyoto.
In 1976, Graduation from municipal Industry school in Kyoto.
In 1977, Graduation from craft training school in Kyoto. He has started making pottery with his father, Eihou who got a prize called "Traditional Industry artist"
In 1989, Got an artist name "Third generation, Eiho"
In 1993, Being selected at Kyoto Pottery Exhibitation. After that his works have been selected twice ever.
In 1999, Authorized as a Traditional handcraft artist designed by Minister of Industry Trade. In 2000, Receiving a title called " Meian-ji kiln" from head priest of Meian temple.
In 2002, An Encouragement Prize from Minister of Industry Trade.