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 : 「諸国瀧廻り 相州大山ろうべんの瀧」[後期] 天保3-4年頃 竪大判錦絵 HAA:13851 1957年ジェームス・A・ミッチェナー氏寄贈 撮影：ティム・シーゲルト ©Honolulu Academy of Arts This exhibition features Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) who was a popular artist of Ukiyoe in the Edo era. 6 kinds of picture scrolls including his famous works “Fugaku-sanjurokkei” (36 views of Mt. Fuji) will be displayed.
Copyright : ＜洛中洛外＞平等院鳳凰堂 Mitsumasa Anno (86 yrs-old) is a famous painter whose picture books, landscape paintings and illustrations for books are very familiar to Japanese people. In this exhibition, his watercolor paintings with images of temples, festivals and landscapes in Kyoto are mainly being displayed. The works he painted in his travels of Japan are [...]
Copyright : 西又葵「富士の領域」ⓒ Aoi Nishimata/Omegavision Eshi was the name of an artist of Ukiyo-e, wood-block printings in the Edo era. This time contemporary illustrations with the theme “Japan” by 105 artists called “Eshi” by their fan will be exhibited. You can enjoy modern expressions of Japanese images done in a manga style and note the [...]