Warriors of Art
A Guide to Contemporary Japanese ArtistsBook - 2007
Recently the West has been inundated by a steady flow of images from manga, anime, and the video games that are a key part of todays Japanese visual culture. At the same time, Japanese contemporary artists are gaining a higher profile overseas: many Westerners are already familiar with Takashi Murakamis brightly colored, cartoonlike characters, or with Junko Mizunos grotes-cute Lolita-style girls. Perhaps less familiar are the absurd fighting machines of Kenji Yanobe, the many disguises of Tomoko Sawada, or the grotesque fairytale landscapes of Tomoko
Publisher: Tokyo ; New York : Kodansha International, 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 709.52 Yamaguch
Characteristics: 175 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,26 cm.