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Asian Art | Asian Art

gina-collia-suzuki's picture
Nov.17.2009
Kitagawa Utamaro was the leading light of the popular Ukiyo-e school of woodblock print designers during its golden age, famous throughout Japan within his own lifetime, an immeasurable influence upon nineteenth century French artists, such as Vincent Van Gogh, Édouard Manet and Claude Monet, and...
cynthia-lee-katona's picture
Feb.29.2008
Modern Ivory Netsuke is the first, fully-illustrated, art book celebrating the new trends in this traditional asian art form. After the elephant ivory embargo, and a long creative hiatus, asian artisans finally discovered the joy of carving in 10,000 year-old fossilized mammoth Ivory. From...