Produces works using black bamboo and tiger bamboo grown in his hometown of Kochi Prefecture.
Kochiku is a bamboo that grows only in Kochi prefecture in the world, and it is also a production area of black bamboo. Sending out the charm and richness of nature in Kochi, hometown, through local resources and handicraft techniques.
After studying under Chikuunsai Tanabe IV, he became independent.
Awarded at the Japan Traditional Art Crafts Kinki Exhibition