Category Archives: japanese art

The Beginning of Night by Koji Ikuta

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Morning at Okayama-jo Castle, 1955 by Kawase Hasui

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Kawase Hasui Night Scene at Miyajima 1947

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Kazuya Akimoto, Autumn Night

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Kazuya Akimoto, “The Dark Wood of Error” ( Dante, ‘ The Divine Comedy ‘ Inferno Canto I )

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Kazuya Akimoto, A Good Catch

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Pamela Colman Smith (1878-1951), from her Tarot Card series

Beautiful image which must have some recall of Japonica, Japanese art, especially for example, Hiroshige.  

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Cosplay, Japanese Geisha

from Ao Okuda’s photo stream. I love cosplay (in Japan esp.) but have no idea how they afford the costumes although I think some of them make their own.

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Unidentified Japanese woman, 1947

Colored negative found on this flickr photo stream.

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Stunning works posted in 2015

  Nishant Dange, one of my favorite artists that I discovered this year. Beautiful portraits in charcoal. Vania Zouravliov can’t get enough of this artist. Mesmerizing graphic artist/painter with very dark works. Zdislaw Beksinski unquestionably the greatest artist I discovered this … Continue reading

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