1960 Born in Arita
1978 Graduates Arita Kogyo High School (Design)
1982 Studies under Ink Painter, Shizen KANETAKE
1985 Self-learn and starts to produce Sometsuke wares
2004 First exhibiton in New York
2008 Narita International Airport 30th Anniversary
Pieces displyed in arrival concourse within Narita International Airport Terminal 2 Satelite building
From ceramic clay to glazing, Iwanaga explores to create his own original designs for his own kiln.
He is recognized as top sometsuke artist.