運営者紹介

略歴
Biography

松浦有成  MATSUURA Arishige
まつうらありしげ

1935年生まれ。57年、管公園主・松浦藤吉に師事。69年、管公園を継ぎ二代目となる。61年、日本水石協会会員となり、その後日本水石協会理事、副理事長を経て理事長十二期。水石の普及と研究に従事し、日本をはじめ、欧米・アジア各国で水石の講習会を開催する。世界盆栽友好連盟国際顧問 、日本盆栽協会公認講師など、多くの要職も兼任。著書に、『日本水石名品大観』(共著/講談社)、『水石美への招待』『水石入門マニュアル』(共に近代出版)、そして英文の『An Introduction to Suiseki』(大塚巧藝新社)などがある。『美の壺 水石』(NHK出版)では、「達人のことば」として水石の解説を書いている。

Born in Tokyo, 1935. At the age of twenty-two, became the apprentice of Matsuura Tōkichi at the Kankōen bonsai garden in Tokyo, and in 1969 became the second-generation head of the garden. Eight years before, in 1961, he became a member of the Nippon Suiseki Association, and has served various roles on its Board of Directors, serving for over twenty years as its Chairman. In 2010 he was again promoted to the position of Vice President of the Association. In his years studying and promoting suiseki he has traveled extensively throughout Japan, and has also lectured on the subject in other Asian countries, as well as in the United States and Europe. He also serves as an advisor in several international organizations, including the World Bonsai Friendship Federation and Bonsai Clubs International.

He has authored the book An Introduction to Suiseki, available for sale on this website, and was also featured prominently in the special Suiseki edition of the NHK cultural series Bi no Tsubo. As a master of the art of suiseki, he introduced this tradition to NHK viewers worldwide, and also co-authored the book published to accompany the television series.

関連書籍紹介
Publications

  • 『日本水石名品大観』(講談社)完売
  • 『水石入門マニュアル』(近代出版)2,500円(送料300円)
  • 『An Introduction to Suiseki』(大塚巧藝新社)8,000円(送料500円)
    (*この本は全部英文です)

    ◎振替用紙をお送りしますので、下記までお問い合わせください。
    FAX 03-3577-4187
    matsuura@suiseki.jp
    〒176-0023 練馬区中村北1-4-3 松浦 有成
    まで


Turn overseas

・Nippon suiseki meihin taisei (“An Overview of Japanese Suiseki Masterpieces”)
Co-authored with Yoshimura Kin'ichi, Kōdansha, 1988 *Sold Out

・Suiseki bi he no shōtai (“An Invitation to the Beauty of Suiseki”)
Kindai shuppan, 1993 *Sold Out

・Suiseki nyūmon manual (“Suiseki Introductory Manual”)
[Includes a short English translation of the section on basic suiseki shapes, all other text in Japanese.]Kindai shuppan, 2003 *5,000 yen (shipping included)

・An Introduction to Suiseki
[All English text] Otsukakogei shinsha, 2010 *10,000 yen (shipping included)
 

指導・鑑定
Teaching・Evaluation of Suiseki

水石の指導、鑑定につきましては有料にて承ります。ご希望の方はお電話またはメールでご連絡をお願いいたします。

I am available to travel, lecture, and offer guidance on Japanese suiseki practice for a modest fee, including travel expenses. Interested parties may contact me via email at the address listed below.

お問い合せ
Inquiries

書籍のお求めや水石に関するお問い合せにつきましては、matsuura@suiseki.jpまでお願いいたします。

電話:03-3577-4114 FAX:03-3577-4187

With questions on how to order any of the books listed, or with other suiseki related inquiries, please send an email or fax in English to the following:
matsuura@suiseki.jp

FAX: +81-3-3577-4187