Japanese Wooden Baths

Miki's Picks, Ventures

While renovating our apartment in Milan, the first thing I really wished for was a Japanese style bath. I grew up in Japan, and therefore have been accustomed to the Japanese style of bathing all my life. My parents are…

Goto Asato

Miki's Picks, Ventures

    On one of my many visits to Japan, I met up with a friend from elementary school days. I have known her since we were about 6 years old. She has grown into a gorgeous stylish lady and…

Kazuhiro Katase


While in Japan we took the train to Nagoya and then drove to a city called Toyota, in the Aichi Prefecture, to meet with artist Katase Kazuhiro. We met at his studio, which he calls “Zahen shinpen”, which roughly means…