Tracy Cox Iwasa, the founder of Gallery Iwasa, has spent fifteen years in Japan, where she learned in depth about the country’s culture and language. With a background in the decorative arts, she has held a keen interest in Japanese ceramics since she first arrived in Japan, and has studied both Japanese pottery and ikebana. Her husband, Ryo Iwasa, with a background in the fine arts, joins Tracy in her quest to scour the countryside of Japan to find exceptional artists to introduce to pottery lovers around the world.