Imawari Revisited


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Toguri Museum

IMG_8089One of the fantastic things about living near Tokyo is that my friends introduce me to fabulous people and invite me to tag along to special events. One of several recent events was a private tour at the Toguri Museum of Art by Alice Gordenker, columnist for the Japan Times and translator extraordinaire.┬áThis is not a museum that I would usually have been interested in going to but I knew that a private tour with explanations of the porcelain objects would make them come alive, especially with Gordenker’s passion for her subject matter.

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Art Books

The Art Byte Critique gang are applying for the Tokyo Art Book Fair again this year. I wish them luck even though they do not need it. They will definitely be selected. Now, if they could make an art book like the one in this German cartoon, Die Sendung mit der Maus...