40 Painting in Edo Era

2011 / Bowers Museum / “Japanese Masterpieces” from World-Renowned Price Collection

Bowers Museum Price Collection Rosetsu Peacock and Peonie

Peacock and Peonies Nagasawa Rosetsu (1754 – 1782) Edo period, dated Tenmei 2 (1782) Two-panel screen, ink and colors on paper, 166.9 x 184.6 cm (Courtesy of the Bowers Museum) This painting depicts the king of the flowers, the peony, and the most regal of birds, the peacock, and to further enhance the majestic...
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American Zen painter holds workshop at LACMA

Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s Pavilion for Japanese Art held “Discover Zen Painting” workshop on June 5, at 1:00 and 3:00 pm at the studio inside the Japanese Pavilion. This hour-long, hands-on workshop was taught by artist Michael Hofmann, who has spent most of the last thirty-five years as a painter based in...
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2011 / Bowers Museum / Masterpieces of the Price Collection

Price Collection Nagasawa Rosetsu Bull

Cultural News 2011 June Issue Bowers Museum Masterpieces of the Price Collection June 18 – July 10, 2011 + A Rare Glimpse of Japanese Master Painting By Meher McArthur, Asian Art Curator, Author and Educator The outstanding Japanese paintings from the Etsuko and Joe Price Collection achieved great success as a traveling exhibition in...
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2011 / Bowers Museum / Ito Jakuchu: A Man with No Age

Ito Jakuchu Rooster Hen and Hydrangea

Ito Jakuchu: A Man with No Age April 16- June 12, 2011 Bowers Museum 2002 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA 92706 (714) 567-3600    www.bowers.org Museum hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 10 am – 4 pm By Meher McArthur, freelance Asian Art Curator, Author and Educator As we watch Japan and its people come to terms with...
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2011 / World-renowned Price Collection featuring 18th century Japanese painting on view at Bowers Museum, Santa Ana

Cultural News 2011 April Issue Bowers Museum in Santa Ana Masterpieces of the Price Collection June 18 – July 10, 2011 The famous Etsuko and Joe Price Collection is one of the finest assemblages of Japanese art in the world, and on April 16, the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana will unveil the first...
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Clark Center’s Winter Exhibition to feature Doi Goga, skeleton painter, Nov 20 – Jan 22

Clark Center’s Winter Exhibition to feature Doi Goga, skeleton painter, Nov 20 – Jan 22

Cultural News, 2010 November Issue Luminosity in Monochrome Part 2: The Life of the Mind, Japanese Ink Painting and Calligraphy, November 20 through January 22 On November 21, at 2:00 pm, the opening lecture “The Life of the Mind” will be held by Rhiannon Paget and Dr. Andreas Marks, Director of the Clark Center....
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Clark Collection, the very best of Japanese art in the nation goes on display at UC Berkeley Art Museum, Aug 25 – Dec 12

Clark Collection, the very best of Japanese art in the nation goes on display at UC Berkeley Art Museum, Aug 25 – Dec 12

Cultural News, 2010 September Issue Berkeley – The very best of Japanese art in this country goes on display at the University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive in the exhibition Flowers of the Four Seasons: Ten Centuries of Art from the Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture. Featuring 112...
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Clark Center exhibiting “Luminosity in Monochrome” Sept 4 – Nov 13

Clark Center exhibiting “Luminosity in Monochrome” Sept 4 – Nov 13

The Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture at Hanford in the Central Valley of California will open the new exhibition Luminosity in Monochrome: Japanese Ink Painting and Calligraphy on September 4, and run through until November 13. The opening lecture by Rhiannon Paget, Curatorial Assistant, who curates the exhibition, will be held on...
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Public Program of “Flowers of the Four Seasons” at UC Berkeley Art Museum, Oct 31

Public Program of “Flowers of the Four Seasons” at UC Berkeley Art Museum, Oct 31

Cultural News, 2010 October Issue UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, 2625 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94720, (510) 642-0808, http://bampfa.Berkeley.edu Public Programs of Flowers of the Four Seasons: Ten Centuries of Art from the Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture at BAM/PFA are following: Conversation: Willa and George Tanabe on Japanese...
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