徳田直弘 畳屋ラッパー

 

次世代に「畳文化」を残すため、

従来の畳職人とは違った分野で有形と無形を意識し創作。

 

2011年より活動開始。畳の唄「愛され畳(2012)」を作り畳の魅力や課題を発見。

家業である徳田畳襖店の4代目後継者として修行に入り国家資格 1級畳製作技能士を取得。

 

別名義【MC TATAMI】で「T.A.T.A.M.I(2020ver.)」「畳の上でPARTY」を楽曲配信!

 

2019年にはノーベル平和賞受賞者ムハマド・ユヌス博士に、

「畳の減少は非常に残念。再興活動は、とても良いこと続けて頑張ってほしい」と称賛を直々にいただく。

 

2023年度、京都芸術大学 空間演出デザインコース(通信制)に入学、

日本の畳を始めとした、和室の課題に向き合う。

 

In order to leave the "tatami culture" to the next generation,

Created with awareness of tangible and intangible in a field different from traditional tatami craftsmen.

 

Activities started in 2011.

Discover the appeal and challenges of tatami by creating a song about tatami, “Aisare Tatami (2012)”

As the fourth-generation successor to the family business Tokuda tatami fusuma store,

he began training and acquired a national qualification of 1st class tatami making technician.

 

Music distribution of "T.A.T.A.M.I (2020ver.)" and "PARTY on Tatami" under the alias [MC TATAMI]

 

In 2019, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Dr. Muhammad Yunus,He directly praised us, saying,

The decrease in tatami mats is very disappointing.

 

In 2023, I entered the Spatial Design Course (correspondence course) at Kyoto University of the Arts.

Starting with Japanese tatami mats, he is facing research and issues related to Japanese-style rooms.