YAMAKYU Japanware Co.

Founded in 1930 in the Echizen lacquerware region, YAMAKYU Japanware Co. is dedicated to preserving traditional lacquerware techniques while adapting them to modern lifestyles.

The company collaborates with diverse experts, embracing new technologies and materials, and revitalizes local culture and economy through community projects and nurturing young craftspeople. Expanding globally, YAMAKYU focuses on overseas markets with workshops and pop-up events in Europe and the USA.

Combining authentic craftsmanship and daily utility, YAMAKYU’s lacquerware blends tradition with practicality. The company innovates to reintegrate lacquerware into everyday life, enriching moments at the table with its timeless beauty and harmoniously weaving together nature and tradition.