The name of kiln Zuikou Kiln
The name of artist Touru Tsutitani
The Biography First generation, Rokubei Kiyomizu (Kuritaro 1738-1799)
In 1771, held a kiln at Gojyou area in Kyoto. Second generation, Rokubei Kiyomizu( Masajirou 1790-1860) First generation, Sichibei Kiyomizu(Takejirou 1818-1891) Eldest son of Masajirou Second generation, Sichibei Kiyomizu(Takejirou 1843-1918) Eldest son of first generation Takejirou. First generation Zuikou Tsuchiya (Kouzaburou 1867-1918) Second son of second generation Takejirou. Second generation Zuikou Tsuchiya (Kikujirou 1898-1978) Eldest son of Kouzaburou.
In 1928, he has left Gojyousaka to Imagumano and opened new kiln at there. Third generation Zuikou Tsuchiya (Minoru 1928-) Second son of Kikujirou. Graduation from Kyoto Institute of Technology and Doshisya university. Makoto Tsuchiya (1958-) Eldest son of Minoru. Graduation from Tokyo university. Now, He is the chairman of Zuikou kiln. Touru Tsuchiya (1959-) Second son of Minoru.