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Ueno Zoo Giant Pandas

Today I visited the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo, Japan.

One of the main exhibits that I wanted to visit was the Giant Pandas. I have now seen Giant Pandas at three zoos. 331 more words


Gallery/Street, Public/Private, Archival/Ephemeral: Shin Shin's Seed Pods

As anyone who reads this blog knows, I am particularly interested in art that oscillates between studio and street, high and “low,” and public and private. 264 more words

Contemporary Art

The Seiza of Budo

One of the things that sensei will often mention during class is how a budoka should sit in seiza. The principles that we apply when we are standing in hamni should also be applied when we are sitting in seiza. 265 more words