'The Woodcut World of Asano Takeji'

/ May 16, 2017

'The Woodcut World of Asano Takeji'

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May 20-July 2 Takeji Asano (1900-99) first gained acclaim as a landscape ukiyo-e woodblock print artist at the age of 31, when he completed his “New Urban Landscapes” series of Osaka and Kyoto views. Though he continued to use traditional techniques throughout his career, ...

'Rina Matsudaira: Insider-Out'

/ May 16, 2017

'Rina Matsudaira: Insider-Out'

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May 22-June 30 A graduate of nihonga (Japanese-style painting) from the Kyoto City University of Arts, Rina Matsudaira focuses on the notion of distance. She deconstructs artistic processes and techniques to explore distances between dream and reality, classical art and emotional expression, and the ...

'Roman Cieslewicz: Melting Mirage'

/ May 9, 2017

'Roman Cieslewicz: Melting Mirage'

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May 15-June 24 The groundbreaking work of Roman Cieslewicz (1930-96) includes striking posters and collage works that won the artist numerous design awards, but he is particularly well-known for his use of mirroring images, a technique that helped change the face of graphic design. ...

'The Art of Eric Carle'

/ Apr 18, 2017

'The Art of Eric Carle'

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April 22-July 2 American illustrator, designer and writer Eric Carle attended the Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design in Germany at the age of 16. While working as a freelance graphic designer in his 20s in 1950s New York, he was asked by ...