Putting some faith into the art of decoration

Art Apr 12, 2016

Putting some faith into the art of decoration

by Matthew Larking

The titular kazari (decoration or ornament) as the focus of "Kazari: Decoration in Faith and Festival," the Miho Museum's spring exhibition, is intended to restore something of the centrality of its concept of decorative embellishment to Japanese art. While the exhibits are consummate, however, ...