This ukiyo e is made by Torii Kotondo. After the Bath is its title. I like the abstract woodblock painting and the natural appearance of the woman. 23 more words
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“Bon” 盆 is a traditional and very important summer festival in Japan, occurring in Mid-July and August every year. It is also called Lantern Festival. The Japanese believe, that the spirits of their ancestors are visiting their relatives on earth at this time. 120 more words
His works combine ancient Japanese painting philosophy with imaginative contemporary. Suminagashi (‘ink-floating’) is the name given to the ancient Japanese technique of decorating paper with ink, which was practiced in the 12th century. 42 more words
Rie Yamada uses vivid colours to compose paintings where flowers are the main subject. Her works are full of the typical magnificence and elegance that characterize traditional Japanese paintings, … 8 more words
Mao Nakada is a Japanese artist who uses the traditional washi technique to create suggestive modern surrealistic drawings.
The term composed by wa, meaning Japanese, and… 79 more words