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2017 / LACMA displaying Maruyama Okyo’s “Canes” (1772) at Japanese Pavilion. Dec. 24, 2016 – May 7, 2017

LACMA Maruyama Okyo Screens Cranes

Maruyama Okyo’s screens of “Cranes”was acquired in 2012 by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Maruyama Okyo (1733-95) is pivotal to Japanese art history for being one of the first artists to paint directly from nature rather than from paintings and sketches. Of his five most famous pairs of screens, four are registered...
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2016 / LACMA / Japanese Paintings: Figures from Life, Figures from Allegory, Dec. 12, 2015 – May 29

  Los Angeles County Museum of Art Japanese Paintings: Figures from Life, Figures from Allegory Pavilion for Japanese Art, East Wing Dec. 12, 2015–May 29, 2016 This exhibition, featuring 24 figurative works of art, explores feminine beauty in the ukiyo-e (pictures of the floating world) manner, inspired by fashion trends popular in the entertainment...
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2014 / LACMA / Pavilion for Japanese Art: Paintings in Celebration of Twenty-Five Years / April 26 opening

LACMA Okyo Screen Crane

  Los Angeles County Museum of Art Pavilion for Japanese Art: Paintings in Celebration of Twenty-Five Years April 26 – June 22 Pavilion for Japanese Art, East Wing This exhibition of paintings from the museum’s collection of Japanese art celebrates the 25th anniversary of architect Bruce Goff’s Pavilion for Japanese Art. Goff initially conceived...
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