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Hokusai

How Many of the World's Art Masterpieces Have You Seen?

MutualArt | Posted 12.31.2015 | Arts
MutualArt

As we turn to 2016, we resolve to do more traveling, with an eye to experiencing the most spectacular, awe-inspiring artworks on the planet.

Traditional Japanese Art Finds New Life On The Internet, Thanks To GIFs

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.25.2015 | Arts

Most casual art fans are familiar with Katsushika Hokusai's iconic work, "The Great Wave at Kanagawa." Part of a series of 36 views of Mount Fuji comp...

Reclaiming Gay History With Felix D'Eon

Wes Hurley | Posted 07.14.2016 | Queer Voices
Wes Hurley

Mexican artist Felix D'Eon makes work that re-imagines bygone eras and styles with same-sex love as its subject matter.

Paris Journal: Hokusai

Francis Levy | Posted 12.20.2014 | Travel
Francis Levy

If there were protomodernist elements to Hokusai style, his modernity was also characterized by self-invention. In the beginning of his career, when he painted actors, he adopted the name of Katsukawa Shunro, whose studio he worked in.

9 Key Terms You Should Know Before Seeing The Massive Hokusai Exhibition

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.10.2014 | Arts

Hokusai, the 18th century Japanese artist, created a dizzying amount of artwork throughout his lifetime. Working primarily in woodblock prints, though...

Delicate Interpretations Of Nuclear And Natural Disaster

The Huffington Post | Travis Korte | Posted 06.06.2011 | Arts

Bovey Lee's intricate cutouts are a delicate response to disaster. Lee, who made these particular rice paper cutouts in 2008 and 2009, presaged the na...