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Contemporary portraits of Japanese women

Yukiko Tanaka

Contemporary portraits of Japanese women

by Yukiko Tanaka

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Japan -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementYukiko Tanaka.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189p. ;
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22614997M
    ISBN 100275950670, 0275951731

      Published in Japan between and , the selected stories provide a collective portrait of the "inside"—the interior lives—ofpost-World-WarII, post-economic-bubble, contemporary Japanese women, ranging from a junior high school teenager to a forty-nine-year-old housewife. Painted on his own dyed linen canvas, his "bijinga (Portraits/ prints of beautiful women)" provide a sophisticated texture and taste. His first art book in is a long-seller and his works are also published as prints, calendars and coloring books. Even in foreign countries, his works are popular as design of stationeries and novels.

    Cindy Sherman (b. ) Cindy Sherman made a name for herself with her “Untitled Film Stills” (), a series of self-portrait photographs of her acting out 20 th century pop culture female clichés. Her work examines women’s roles throughout history and in contemporary society, and can be related to other modern artists and their abstract paintings of faces. Japanese photography is sometimes overlooked in the West, but, in the ’60 and ’70s in particular, it was one of the most profound artistic movements in the history of photography.

    A. Chako Abeno, manga artist; Fuku Akino (–), painter; Akira Amano (born ), manga artist; Kozue Amano (born ), manga artist; Yasuko Aoike (born ), manga artist; Kotomi Aoki (born ), manga artist; Ume Aoki, manga artist; Chiho Aoshima (born ), pop artist; Hina Aoyama (born ), paper-cutting artist, illustrator; Kiyoko Arai, manga artist; Hiromu Arakawa (born. Tetsutoshi Tabata is a visual installation artist, who is deeply involved with dance performance and projected scenography. In , he co-founded 66b/cell, a collective using real time and pre-recorded computer graphics and animation to create different textures, lighting and kinetic tly, he is developing an original multiple projection imaging system.


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book provides some much needed context for understanding some of the issues addressed in contemporary Japanese women's literature and might also serve as a readable introduction to the issues and literatures of Japanese women.

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- Bijinga (美人画 bijin-ga?, lit. "beautiful person picture") is a generic term for pictures of beautiful women in Japanese art, especially in woodblock printing of the ukiyo-e genre, which predate photography.

The term can also be used for modern media, provided the image conforms to a somewhat classic representation of a woman, usually depicted wearing kimono pins.

The Gallery holds the most extensive collection of portraits in the world. Search overworks,of which are illustrated from the 16th Century to the present day. From noble portraits of the Renaissance period to depictions of middle-class life during the realism movement, portrait artists continue to develop their own styles today.

Check out 8 of today’s contemporary portrait artists who are pushing the age-old genre in new directions. Cindy Sherman (Cynthia Morris Sherman) is a renowned American contemporary artist, photographer and film director, best known for her conceptual portraits that raise challenging questions about the role and representation of women in modern society.

Sherman broke globally in the early s when her series of 69 black and white photographs, titled Untitled Film Stills achieved. Painting has been the preferred form of artistic expression in Japan and Japanese artists have developed various styles along the years, including the sumi-e (ink wash painting) and ukiyo-e (a genre of woodblock prints and paintings) styles, which are well known across the world.

Kano School and Rimpa School have perhaps been the most prominent. Vancouver-based artist Lauren Brevner creates mesmerizing mixed media portraits of women.

Employing an eclectic range of mediums, her work blurs the line between cutting-edge contemporary painting and traditional Japanese arts and crafts.

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