Masami Teraoka: From Tradition to Technology, the Floating World Comes of Age

Masami Teraoka From Tradition to Technology the Floating World Comes of Age Born in in Japan Masami Teraoka has lived in Los Angeles and Hawaii Throughout his career he has combined the stylistic conventions of the th century Japanese woodblock print with commentary

  • Title: Masami Teraoka: From Tradition to Technology, the Floating World Comes of Age
  • Author: John Stevenson
  • ISBN: 9780295976518
  • Page: 319
  • Format: Paperback
  • Born in 1936 in Japan, Masami Teraoka has lived in Los Angeles and Hawaii Throughout his career, he has combined the stylistic conventions of the 19th century Japanese woodblock print with commentary on contemporary society in Japan and the West This book examines the full range of his work.His paintings of the 70s McDonalds Hamburgers Invading Japan and the Wave SeriesBorn in 1936 in Japan, Masami Teraoka has lived in Los Angeles and Hawaii Throughout his career, he has combined the stylistic conventions of the 19th century Japanese woodblock print with commentary on contemporary society in Japan and the West This book examines the full range of his work.His paintings of the 70s McDonalds Hamburgers Invading Japan and the Wave Series won a wide audience, with their subtle and amusing parodies As he took AIDS as a theme, the anguish of his paintings was relieved by bright colors and lovely faces Recently, images from Hieronymus Bosch and Bosnia inform paintings that are dark, brooding and disturbing While he continues to paint bright and witty beach scenes, other works are vicious and foreboding.

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    1. Masami Teraoka, Masami Teraoka: From Tradition to Technology, the Floating World Comes of Age (University of Washington Press, 1997)I can't remember where I first ran across a reference to this book, but I remember that it was the first time I'd heard of Teraoka, and I also remember that the screenshot of the cover drew me to put it on the ever-growing list of “stuff I want to read someday” (when I say ever-growing, I do not jest; that list now encompasses 30,748 titles according to my sprea [...]


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