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“Love Lab” by Tanaka Katsuki 「LOVE LAB with タナカカツキ」

International artists and Japanese manga artist/videographer Tanaka Katsuki took part of “LOVE LAB” a pop-up store in Isetan Shinjuku (until April 15th).

Under the concept of “Experimentation and Regeneration of Love,” a collection of limited edition goods decorated with love motifs, hearts and kisses were on sale. 119 more words


Tenmyouya Hisashi (天明屋尚, born 1966 in Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese contemporary artist.

He is one of the best-known artists active in ‘Neo Nihonga’, also known as ‘Neo Japanese-Style’ painting, which is based on the combination of Japanese traditional art and contemporary art, not refusing to involve Western-style painting into the creative process itself. 220 more words


Tiger Beer Artist Series featuring Jasper Wong, Will Barras, Kozyndan and Gisele Scanlon

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Sourcing the talent of four unique artists from all corners of the globe, Tiger Beer introduces its latest series of collectable beer glasses. Commissioning Will Barras, Jasper Wong, Gisèle Scanlon, and husband and wife duo Kozyndan, each of the glasses’ box feature the distinguished artwork of each individual. 55 more words


Art on Tuesday: Shy

This ukiyo e was painted by the female Japanese artist NakayamaShuko 中山秋湖 in approximately 1924. It is called hazukashiki hito, which means “shy person”.  Little is known of the artist’s life, but some very amazing woodblock prints are still available. 72 more words


Art on Tuesday: Scene at the Tama River

Yashima Gakutei 八島岳亭 (1786-1868), a Japanese artist painted this ukiyo e (woodblock print) in approximately 1830. He was a famous follower of Hokusai Katsushika 北斎葛飾 and specialized in so-called… 183 more words


Art on Tuesday: Female Dancer

This picture was painted by the female Japanese artist Uemura Shôen 上村 松園 (1875-1949). She was very famous for her bijin-ga, pictures of beautiful women. 58 more words


Art on Tuesday: Beauty and Cherry Blossoms

Kotani Chigusa 木谷千種 (1890-1945), a female Japanese artist, painted this picture. A very beautiful and soft painting. The woman is as beautiful as the cherry blossoms she is surrounded by, also the color of her complexion is a nuance of the flowers. 28 more words