In the spring of 2010, "SASAYAMA GALLERY KITA'S" opened by renovating an old traditional Japanese folk house built at the beginning of the Showa period and located in the castle town of Tanba-Sasayama. The gallery, produced by Toshiyuki Kita, who for over 50 years has been collaborating with local traditional craftworkers of Mino, Wajima, Tanba, Arita and other parts of Japan, and carries traditional artworks and the collaborative products of "KITA'S" that represent a series of "everyday houseware for a refined lifestyle".Also,the gallery has the cafe'"JOAN", where you can enjoy excellent coffee with "KITA'S table ware.