S2E11: Japanese Artists of Today

Let's discuss about a few of the top Japanese contemporary artists!

In this episode of Nihongo Master podcast, we talk about a few of the top Japanese contemporary artists!

The Land of the Rising Sun is constantly brewing creativity — if you’ve seen the famous Great Wave print by Hokusai, you somewhat know that Japanese artists have been around and creating revolutionary works since centuries ago.

Podcast host Azra says, “From paintings and sculptures to visual media and perspective photography, these four Japanese artists of today transform Japan’s art scene on a global scale.”

We touch on Takashi Murakami’s anime-style crafts, Yayoi Kusama’s polka dots, Tatsuo Miyajima’s illuminating creations and Hiroshi Sugamoto’s refreshing captures.

Let’s start painting the beautiful picture of four of Japan’s top contemporary artists of our generation!

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A podcast for Japanese culture enthusiasts and language learners. Brought to you by Nihongo Master, an e-learning site focused on helping learners at every level master the Japanese language.