Sumi-E Brush Painting at the Anderson Japanese Gardens

The Anderson Japanese Gardens are hosting a series of workshops dedicated to sumi-e brush painting. Some of these classes include youth workshops. Sumi-e means black ink painting in Japanese. Participants will use the beauty of the Gardens to inspire their art works as National Watercolor Society Signature Instructor, Stella Dobbins, demonstrates a new painting from…

Mundys Asia Galleries – Grand Opening

Mundys Asia Galleries Japanese Antiques New Great Barrington Warehouse – GRAND OPENING The New 14,000 sq. ft. warehouse located directly behind our  Great Barrington location is having an Opening Party FRIDAY JULY 20th 4pm-8pm. There will be beverages and snacks for all. Please stop by and see newly arrived antique Japanese screens,Garden sculpture and lanterns, scrolls, Indigo, textiles, Kimono, Vintage and antique ceramics and of course the oddities and…

Cliff Bonsai

Bonsai is the Japanese art of cultivating plans into miniature forms of themselves. These dwarfed versions are created through careful management of roots, and selective pruning. These plants can be used in a  wide variety of artistic expressions, including creating mini worlds. Japanese artist Daisuke Nakajima has created a series of cliff side landscapes featuring bonsai. These…

Skull Bonsai Art

Tokyo Bonsai just featured some amazing skull bonsai. Bonsai is the traditional art of taking a normal plant, most commonly a tree and dwarfing it through pruning, and root management. Wire is used to encourage the plant to grow in specific manners. You can find examples of bonsai as an art through out all of…

Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors Tour

Infinity Mirrors by the world renown Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama is currently on tour, and is currently showing at the Cleveland Museum Of Art in Ohio. This dazzling exhibit will run from July 7th 2018 to September 30th 2018 before moving on.  This dazzling exhibit will include several of her paintings, and full art installations. Yayoi Kusama is…