A gently explosive 'Blossom Blast'

Art Mar 7, 2017

A gently explosive 'Blossom Blast'

by John L. Tran

Beware the loan word "feminizumu." If you ask accomplished, educated and gainfully employed Japanese women whether they are feminists, the adverse reaction can be confusing. I first came up against this in a seminar of women art-history students, who unanimously, and vehemently rejected the ...

Miki Saito steps out of the inky shadows

Art Sep 15, 2015

Miki Saito steps out of the inky shadows

by D.H. Rosen

Some artworks on first look hit you like a ton of bricks — with bold colors and striking realism. Others take time to get to know, offering hidden treasures that are revealed to the viewer over time. The work of Miki Saito at Wada Garou, ...