|Kohei Nawa, PixCell-Elk, 2009|
Bye Bye Kitty!!!
Between Heaven and Hell in Contemporary Japanese Art
Curated by David Elliot
|Manabu Ikeda, Existence, 2004 (pen and acrylic ink on paper, 67 1/8 x 80 5/8")|
|Tomoko Kashiki, In a Box, 2008|
|Chiharu Shiota, Dialogue with Absence, 2010|
This amazing little show examines the conversation between Japanese art and Western modernism.
Its prescience alone is reason enough to make a trip
to New York's Japan Society, located across the
street from Dag Hammerskjold Plaza near the U.N.