Hiroshi Yoshida was a shin-hanga (modern ukiyo-e) master who had many fans worldwide. Find his delicate beauty through the exhibition “Yoshida Hiroshi: Commemorating the 70th anniversary of His Death,”
History of Japanese aesthetics (5) reviews the latter half of Edo period (1600-1868), during which Japan gradually opened toward outside world, absorbing advanced science and technology in unique ways.
Is white a color? Or is it absence of color? Discover through Harunobu Suzuki’s Ukiyo-e.
Hiroshige Utagawa is known for his strikingly simple, streamlined and highly refined composition. He also employs absence which leaves outstanding impression.