"Sofu Teshigahara and Postwar Art" Exhibition

Chiba City Museum of Art

poster for "Sofu Teshigahara and Postwar Art" Exhibition

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Sofu Teshigahara (1927-2001) was the founder of the Sogetsu school of Ikebana flower arranging. He was also a practitioner of calligraphy and sculpture who left a mark on the world of postwar Japanese art. In addition to works by Teshigahara on loan from the Sogetsu Foundation and other pieces from the museum collection, this exhibition also showcases works by 20 artists who maintained close relationships with him and subsequent heads of the school.

Talks also scheduled. See website for details (Japanese only).

[Image: Sofu Teshigahara, "Half God Half Beast" collection of the Sogetsu Foundation]



From 2010-07-06 To 2010-08-15



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