Tips & Announcements

Samurai exhibition and conference on Tokugawa Ieyasu in Durham, UK

In the coming six months the Oriental Museum in Durham (UK) will present the culture of Japan’s warrior class: the samurai. The exhibition The Shogun’s Cultured Warriors opens on June 7 and it will run until 27 November 2016. It

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Samurai exhibition and conference on Tokugawa Ieyasu in Durham, UK

In the coming six months the Oriental Museum in Durham (UK) will present the culture of Japan’s warrior class: the samurai. The exhibition The Shogun’s Cultured Warriors opens on June 7 and it will run until 27 November 2016. It

/ Reacties uitgeschakeld voor Samurai exhibition and conference on Tokugawa Ieyasu in Durham, UK

Impressive selection of Japanese lacquer art at Asia > Amsterdam exhibition, Rijksmuseum

The most impressive space of the exhibition Asia > Amsterdam, especially for Japanese art lovers, is undoubtedly the gallery where the big Japanese lacquer chests are on display. Everywhere you look, you are confronted with the splendor of the large

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Impressive selection of Japanese lacquer art at Asia > Amsterdam exhibition, Rijksmuseum

The most impressive space of the exhibition Asia > Amsterdam, especially for Japanese art lovers, is undoubtedly the gallery where the big Japanese lacquer chests are on display. Everywhere you look, you are confronted with the splendor of the large

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Yōga painting at Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn, 8 October-21 February 2016.

Yōga painting or Japanese western style painting (mostly oil painting) is hardly exhibited, let alone collected, by museums outside Japan. Two years ago the Cleveland Museum of Art organized the exhibition Remaking Tradition, curated by Japanese scholars with works from

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Yōga painting at Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn, 8 October-21 February 2016.

Yōga painting or Japanese western style painting (mostly oil painting) is hardly exhibited, let alone collected, by museums outside Japan. Two years ago the Cleveland Museum of Art organized the exhibition Remaking Tradition, curated by Japanese scholars with works from

/ Reacties uitgeschakeld voor Yōga painting at Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn, 8 October-21 February 2016.

Japanese pop art in Tate Modern, London

On 17 September 2015  the exhibition The World Goes Pop was opened at the Tate Modern in London and Shinohara Ushio’s Doll Festival (1966) was chosen for the front cover of the exhibition catalogue. The exhibition in Tate Modern concentrates on

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Japanese pop art in Tate Modern, London

On 17 September 2015  the exhibition The World Goes Pop was opened at the Tate Modern in London and Shinohara Ushio’s Doll Festival (1966) was chosen for the front cover of the exhibition catalogue. The exhibition in Tate Modern concentrates on

/ Reacties uitgeschakeld voor Japanese pop art in Tate Modern, London

Exhibition The Buddhism of Madame Butterfly: Buddhist Japonisme in Geneva

When Japanese art collections were brought together by collectors and government officials since the second half of the 19th century, these collections often included Buddhist works of art. On 9 September 2015 an exhibition on the influence of Japanese art

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Exhibition The Buddhism of Madame Butterfly: Buddhist Japonisme in Geneva

When Japanese art collections were brought together by collectors and government officials since the second half of the 19th century, these collections often included Buddhist works of art. On 9 September 2015 an exhibition on the influence of Japanese art

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Workshop on women in Japanese print culture, 15 September 2015 at Leiden University

Within the field of Japanese traditional woodblock prints, usually three main genres are distinguished: beautiful women, landscapes and portraits of actors from the kabuki theater. The women of the pleasure quarters, like courtesans, geisha and teahouse girls, were frequently portrayed

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Workshop on women in Japanese print culture, 15 September 2015 at Leiden University

Within the field of Japanese traditional woodblock prints, usually three main genres are distinguished: beautiful women, landscapes and portraits of actors from the kabuki theater. The women of the pleasure quarters, like courtesans, geisha and teahouse girls, were frequently portrayed

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Ibasho: new gallery dedicated to Japanese photography in Antwerp

Lovers of Japanese photography must go to Antwerp. Since March of this year the new gallery Ibasho is based in this beautiful Belgian city. Ibasho is specialized in postwar and contemporary Japanese photography. In its collection are works of well-known

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Ibasho: new gallery dedicated to Japanese photography in Antwerp

Lovers of Japanese photography must go to Antwerp. Since March of this year the new gallery Ibasho is based in this beautiful Belgian city. Ibasho is specialized in postwar and contemporary Japanese photography. In its collection are works of well-known

/ Reacties uitgeschakeld voor Ibasho: new gallery dedicated to Japanese photography in Antwerp