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Back Issue -1 October 2009-
H&T
In the Little Playground: Nobuya Hitsuda and His Students
Jeffrey Rosen
"In the Little Playground: Hitsuda Nobuya and his surrounding students" is a set of dual concurrent exhibitions at the Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art and the Nagoya City Art Museum focusing on the work of artist and teacher Nobuya Hitsuda (b.1941) and his students, many of whom remain active as professional artists. more...
H&T
Contemporary Japanese Architecture:
As Seen from Abroad (As Imagined from Within)
Nicolai Kruger
In conjunction with the release of GA Japan magazine's 100th issue is an exhibition entitled "Contemporary Japanese Architecture Seen from Abroad" at the GA Gallery in Sendagaya, Tokyo. GA is the ubiquitous Japanese publisher of hefty magazines, quarterlies and retrospective volumes on architecture and interior design. more...
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Every Picture Tells a Story: The Chihiro Art Museum
Alan Gleason
In certain countries more than others, the children's picture book seems to have been embraced as a medium for serious artists. This is especially true in eastern Europe, where Russia, Poland and Czechoslovakia have spawned some of the world's finest picture-book art. Japan is another country where children's books contain art that appeals to kids of all ages, much of it downright wild and crazy, by such masters of the genre as Koji Suzuki, Taro Gomi, and Yosuke Inoue, to name but a few. more...
Recent Articles
FOCUS
In the Little Playground: Nobuya Hitsuda and His Students
Jeffrey Rosen
1 Oct 2009
FOCUS
Contemporary Japanese Architecture:
As Seen from Abroad (As Imagined from Within)

Nicolai Kruger
1 Oct 2009
HERE/THERE
Every Picture Tells a Story: The Chihiro Art Museum
Alan Gleason
1 Oct 2009
PICKS
Tomoko Konoike: Inter-Traveller
1 Oct 2009
FOCUS
The Essence of Elements: Kosho Ito's Distilled World
Kenneth Masaki Shima
1 Sep 2009
FOCUS
Before Architecture, After Architecture
Thomas Daniell
1 Sep 2009
HERE/THERE
Art in the Land of Rice and Snow: The Echigo-Tsumari Triennial
Alan Gleason
1 Sep 2009
PICKS
Risaku Suzuki: WHITE
1 Sep 2009
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