1946 Born in Notogawacho, Shiga Prefecture, Japan
1967 Began studying ceramics under Geaten Beaudin in Canada
Studied under Shimaoka Tatsuzo in Mashiko
1981 Returned to Japan and opened a studio in Matsuzakicho, Shizuoka Prefecture
1991 Moved his residence and studio to Ito city, Shizuoka Prefecture
Since Kuroda developed his prominent unglazed white porcelain in 1992, he has devoted himself to producing only white porcelain.