Kyoto is a birth place of traditional arts, crafts and performances of Japan, and has been maintaining its tradition with the
coming of the new age. Here GTK'd like to introduce the monthly art highlights, museums, creators etc.
Copyright : 型紙 菊唐草 1856（安政3）年 東京藝術大学 Copyright : 型紙 雪輪菱に花と芭蕉 住宅デザイン・建築博物館(MoDA) © MoDA, Middlesex University Japanese KATAGAMI (Stencil paper) has been appreciated as rich and sophisticated design and collected in western countries since in the late 19th century. Bold deformation with the motifs of nature and geometric pattern of KATAGAMI had been brought in the art and design reform [...]
Copyright : 向田陽佳_浮世の夢 Copyright : 向田陽佳_繪姿 Netsuke are special accessories for pilcases or tobacco pouches which are hung from the obi sashs of kimono. This exhibition features the netsuke artist, Yoka MUKAIDA who has been creating mainly netsuke with motifs of figures and animals. You can enjoy the elaborate skill and beauty of netsuke in [...]