'Best of The Best'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Jan 29, 2015

'Best of The Best'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

From its collection of around 2,500 pieces, the Bridgestone Museum's "Best of The Best" includes works by major names such as Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paul Cezanne and Jackson Pollock. This exhibition looks back on the museum's 63 years before it closes on May 18 for building ...

'Georges Rouault Exhibition'

Art / Openings Outside Tokyo Nov 6, 2014

'Georges Rouault Exhibition'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

As a contemporary of Henri Matisse, Georges Rouault (1871-1958) is often classified as a Fauvist, but his distinct style of extra-thick outlines and deep, dark colors was developed independently from any painting movement. His religious background as a devoted member of the Catholic church influenced ...