Japanese art, artists, art museums, galleries

Samurai ArcherJapan; Japanese art, art museums, galleries and organizations; a guide to websites  日本の美術

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Contemporary art  Crafts  Flower art
Galleries/dealers  Gardens  Kyoto Magazines Museums
Photography  Tokyo  Zen


A

Animators *

Japanese animators, Wikipedia entries.

Anime News Network

 

The Art of Japan. The Art of Japan (California, U.S.)
specializes in fine Japanese prints and paintings of the18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.

Art of Japan. Wikipedia entry.

Art of Japan
Images of famous works of Japanese art from the permanent collection of the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Japanese historical periods. Art of Asia

Arts and Crafts of Japan
Japanese Connection

Arts organizations, foundations, artists in residence programs *

Foundations, artist residences

Asahi Beer Arts Foudation

Fondacion Franco Japonaise Sasakawa

Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation

Pola Art Foundation

Roam Music Foudation

Roland Foudation

Scandinavia-Japan Sasakawa Foundation

The Asahi Shimbun Foundation

The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation

The Japan Foundation Center

The Kajima Foundation for the Arts

The Kao Foundation For Arts and Science

The Saison Foundation

Ministries

Agency for Cultural Affairs

Japan Arts Council

Japan Arts Fund

Japan Foundation for Regional Art-Activities

Networks

Art NPO Link

Association for Corporate Support of the Arts, Japan

Japan Contemporary Dance Network

NetTAM-LINK

The Association of Public Theaters and Halls in Japan

The Nihon Geino Jitsuenka Dantai Kyogikai (Japan Council of Performers’ Organizations)

Libraries

Aichi Arts Center, Art Library

Culture Power (Musashino Art University, Department of Arts Policy and Management)

Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Art Library

National Film Center

The Japan Foundation Information Center (JFIC) Library

The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Library


Yokohama Museum of Art, Art Information Center

Avant-garde / contemporary art and culture
from Tokyo. Paintings, poetry, reviews, articles. Assembly Language

Art museums, art galleries

Art museums in Japan, a guide to websites.

B

Bachmann Eckenstein Japanese Art
Masterpieces of Japanese art, with catalogues and exhibitions. BachmannEckenstein Japanese Art is managed by Thomas Bachmann and Gabriel Eckenstein. Basel, Switzerland.

Bonsai

The Art of Bonsai Project
The Art of Bonsai Project is an effort to explore the aesthetic and artistic elements of bonsai, including technical composition, presentation.

Bonsai Wikipedia entry.

Tokyo

Tokyo art museums and art galleries, a guide to websites.

Japanese artists *

Artists, Critics and Art Curators, Japan.
Universes in Universe

Contemporary Japanese artists.
Image galleries from Universes-in-Universe

Artists. Japanese painters, printmakers and sculptors. 
From the 13th Century to the present day. Artcyclopedia.

Galleries in Japan
Universes-in-Universe. A regional index.

List of celebrated Japanese artists, by period and school.
Wikipedia.

Manga artists

Manga artists.
Wikipedia entries.
Osamu, Tezuka. TezukaOsamu.net
Official site in Japanese and English.
Tezuka Osamu
Wikipedia entry.
Tezuka in English
Works, characters, bibliography, and fan index.
Osamu Tezuka
Anime.com
Tokyo galleries
Universes-in-Universe

Wikipedia entries on Japanese artists.

Famous Japanese artists *

Hokusai, Katsushika

Hokusai Katsushika Museum
Hokusai  Katsushika
Artcyclopedia

Kusama, Yayoi

Kusama, Yayoi. MOMA
Yayoi Kusama
Artcyclopedia directory of art museums displaying works by Yayoi Kusama.
Yayoi Kusama
ArtSEENsoho
Yayoi Kusma. 
Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Contemporary Art

Mori, Mariko

Mori, Mariko. Mariko Mori
Exhibition review.
Mariko Mori
Interview, Journal of Modern Art.
Mariko Mori
A website directory.
Mariko Mori fan site.
The Dream Experience

Murakami, Takashi

Murakami, Takashi. Takashi Murakami fan website.
Takashi Murakami, official site.
Takashi Murakami interview.
Takashi Murakami, BBC
Takashi Murakami. Artsy
Takashi Murakami, Wikipedia entry.
Takashi Murakami 
ArtNet

On Kawara

On Kawara
Artcyclopedia
On Kawara
MOMA
On Kawara
Ikon Gallery, Birmingham
On Kawara
Dia Art Foundation
On Kawara
On Kawara Timemachine by Manuel Fernández

Shunsho, Katsukawa

Shunsho, Katsukawa
Katsukawa Shunsh. Wikipedia entry.
Katsukawa Shunshu. Art Institute of Chicago

Utamaro

Utamaro, Wikipedia entry.
Kitagawa Utamaro
Kitagawa Utamaro. Art Institute of Chicago
Kitagawa Utamaro. Metropolitan Museum of Art
Kitagawa Utamaro. Artcyclopedia


Kitagawa Utamaro - Toji san bijin (Three Beauties of the Present Day)From Bijin-ga (Pictures of Beautiful Women), published by Tsutaya Juzaburo - Google Art Project
Utamaro (1753–1806) Toji san bijin (Three Beauties of the Present Day)