'Rudolf Steiner'

Mar 26, 2014

'Rudolf Steiner'

by Sang Woo Kim

Austria-born, Rudolf Steiner (1861-1925) is known as a philosopher, literary critic and esoteric who became leader of the German Theosophical Society and later founder the Anthroposophical Society. Much of his philosophical thought was influenced by the works of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, while his ...

Shuji Terayama's underground public stage

Sep 4, 2013

Shuji Terayama's underground public stage

by Stuart Munro

Thirty years on from the death of Shuji Terayama, Japanese theater’s most avant-garde provocateur continues his renaissance with a show of his films, photography and, most importantly, theater works at the Watari Museum of Contemporary Art, which follows on from the recent showing of ...

JR's portraits put a face on Tohoku

Apr 4, 2013

JR's portraits put a face on Tohoku

by Stuart Munro

French artist JR, whose show of photographic artwork is on display at the Watari-um (Watari Museum of Contemporary Art), inspires while questioning the role of art in war-torn and disaster-ridden places, asking whether art could really change things for the better. JR not only ...