Keisuke Katayama, who is severe autistic, encountered “Saori” at the age of 18 and he has been creating beautiful works with his incredible concentration up to now, at age 40. We interviewed Ms. Ikuko Katayama, who is mother and a collaborator of Keisuke Katayama,
at Fukui Kougeisha Craft Gallery in the center of Fukui City, where was holding “Special Saori (free handweaving) Exhibition of Keisuke Katayama” (Nov.17 – Dec. 3, 2017) .
Keisuke Katayama is weaving at home
Among the beautiful tapestries, the long ones are about 2 meters.