Tag Archives: Tokyo

little bowls

Whenever I go out to eat here in Tokyo, there are so many ways the food is presented that takes my breath away…

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snowy tokyo

It is the coldest winter in Tokyo so far in the Heisei period (the last 29 years) and last week it snowed; suddenly and violently and beautifully.I walked outside in the early evening to take a look…and found a little … Continue reading

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sobachoko

This week I went to the Boroichi fleamarket in Tokyo. It has been held twice a year in the same place for over 430 years, and is an intangible folk cultural asset of Japan. I wandered, browsed and sketched, and … Continue reading

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mokuhanga exhibition

Monday to Friday this week I have some prints on show in the CfSHE gallery in Tokyo. It’s an exhibition of prints from all the artists who attended the mokuhanga residency in Kawaguchiko this summer.Let me know know if you’d … Continue reading

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tokyo meal

On a quick visit to Tokyo recently, I managed a little sketch of the desserts during a very pretty meal at Hannariya.It is a Kyoto style place and the dishes were as beautiful as they were delicious…

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tokyo

This week I spent a few days in Tokyo, visiting friends, art stores and exhibitions. First stop the Ota Museum in Harajuku, to a ukiyoe exhibition of Edo from the water, and then the Nezu Museum, to a ceramics one. … Continue reading

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Tokyo print exhibition

Our collaborative mokuhanga print project wood + paper + box is on show until sunday at the Tokyo University of the Arts (Geidei). You can read all about it here.This is the installation, which shows a generally chronological view of … Continue reading

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Tokyo

I’m in Tokyo for the 2nd International Mokuhanga Conference, where I’ll be giving a presentation as part of our group project wood + paper + box, and also showing some work in the corresponding exhibition. Photo to follow of that … Continue reading

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slice of pear

This year I’m working on a collaborative mokuhanga project with my friends Yoonmi Nam and Katie Baldwin. We’re going to give a presentation and hold an exhibition of the work we produce at the International Mokuhanga Conference in Tokyo in … Continue reading

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