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Ukiyo-e Analysis and Creativity with Attribute and Geometry Annotation [article]

Yingtao Tian, Tarin Clanuwat, Chikahiko Suzuki, Asanobu Kitamoto
2021 arXiv   pre-print
Ukiyo-e paintings' object using these labels and annotations.  ...  To bridge this gap, we propose a holistic approach We first present a large-scale Ukiyo-e dataset with coherent semantic labels and geometric annotations, then show its value in a quantitative study of  ...  Acknowledgement We thank Hanjun Dai, David Ha, Yujing Tang, Neil Houlsby, and Huachun Zhu for their comments and helpful suggestions.  ... 
arXiv:2106.02267v1 fatcat:qmquntburngizkraabcehp2kvy

Between tradition and modernity

Alexandra Faust
2019 unpublished
But are Ukiyo-e, woodblock prints, handmade pottery or Buddhist calligraphy (Shodō) really the only artistic works that the city's art world has to offer?  ...  Aber sind Ukiyo-e Farbholzdrucke, handgemachte Keramik oder buddhistische Kalligraphien (Shodō) wirklich die einzigen Repräsentanten aus Kyōto's Kunstwelt?  ...  'Between Art and Anthropology' (2010). ).or Ukiyo-e) and calligraphy have concurrently continued to develop to the present time.  ... 
doi:10.25365/thesis.56751 fatcat:f2w7t4al45hpljk4ntroovofmq

Selling happiness: calendar posters and visual culture in early-twentieth-century Shanghai

2005 ChoiceReviews  
Their popularity, in Wen Hua's analysis, stemmed from three points.  ...  The chapter concludes with an analysis of yet another type of calendar poster, the colored woodblock prints with current political events as pictorial subject matter.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.42-3826 fatcat:s2olaguk5nfw7l7aqydxbemlbe

Questions of Cultural Identity and Difference in the work of Yasumasa Morimura, Mariko Mori and Takashi Murakami [article]

David Michael Khan, University Of Canterbury
2008
In carrying out such an investigation, this study illustrates how these artists play with Japanese and Western cultural forms in the context of postmodern challenges to concepts of essence and authenticity  ...  Melding arcane scientific and religious ideas, Mori creates technological spectacles with which she fantasizes a vanishing of determinate identities and difference within the encompassing field of a culturally  ...  In an analysis equally applicable to Manet's Fifer, Theodore Reff has highlighted the formal characteristics of Olympia reminiscent of Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock prints: abrupt transitions between  ... 
doi:10.26021/4504 fatcat:e2ds2jquzza3xfagk72hrvsi6u

Spaces of Japonisme and the Art of Whistler, Van Gogh, and Monet: Collecting, Decoration, and the japanese Other

Diane Marie Towle
2013
Baudelaire had urged artists to depict contemporary people, to be painters of modern life, and in Japanese ukiyo-e manipulated, with distance suggested by variation in scale, overlapping planes, and  ...  E.  ... 
doi:10.7936/k75m63pg fatcat:ifg6ntln6jezdkfdofs324v5pq

Victory pictures in a time of defeat: depicting war in the print and visual culture of late Qing China 1884 - 1901

Yin Hwang
2014
Her book Partners in Print: Artistic Collaboration and the Market for Ukiyo-e in Late Eighteenth-Century Japan is forthcoming (University of Hawai'i Press).  ...  since both show similar signs of wear and tear) (see Figs. E.1 and E.2).  ...  Volkomen verhael... 11, 12, 13, 14, Junij, Anno 1666 (Perfect Representation and Description... 11, 12, 13, 14 (Fig. 3.17) British man--of--war and a steamer, likely the Nemesis Qing period, 1840 and  ... 
doi:10.25501/soas.00018449 fatcat:lvcse7s6hjbc3gn5p3v6zgyyaa

Back to the Garden: The Woodstock Artists' Colony

John Paul Murphy
2017 unpublished
Flannagan and Raoul Hague, and photographers Robert Frank and Lee Friedlander.  ...  and Philip Guston, direct carving sculptors John B.  ...  He promoted the synthesis of Western with non-Western art traditions, including those of Japan and China, claiming that one evening studying the work of the Japanese ukiyo-e printmaker Katsushika Hokusai  ... 
doi:10.21985/n2hx3m fatcat:mulnlcv5ifeandfkzu4j63yufu

Cezanne as a "decorative" painter

Dana Alexandra Freeman
1982
This section shows that the definition of what was "true" decoration, and the increasing emphasis on decoration, were related to the process of revitalization of the industrial and decorative arts in France  ...  Chapter II, Part 2 analyses Cezanne's letters (considered as the only authentic source of true quotations from the artist) and paintings.  ...  Mauner, The Nabis: Their History and Their Art, 1888 -1896 , New York and London: Garland Publ. Inc., 1978  ... 
doi:10.14288/1.0095378 fatcat:euedjyrc3zfnfcoufhmdwzjoay

Soulful bodies and superflat temporalities: a nomadology of the otaku database of world history at the ends of history

David John Boyd
2019
This thesis is a philosophical engagement with the popular, low, and vernacular theories of History performed and expressed within contemporary Japanese manga ('comics') and anime ('limited animation')  ...  low theories articulate anxieties and fascinations with the global theoretical discourses on 'the ends of History' and the imminent demise of industrial modernity.  ...  range of yamato-e, ukiyo-e, and manga that surveyed popular folk stories and images across all aspects of Japanese society.  ... 
doi:10.5525/gla.thesis.74403 fatcat:lihegqhj7jdcjkwcgom7rjj65m

Japonica Humboldtiana, Band 14 (2011)

Olof G. Lidin, Claudia Hürter, John Timothy Wixted, Detlev Schauwecker, Johannes Laube, Simone Müller, Hans A. Dettmer, Klaus Kracht, Gerhard Leinss, Humboldt-Universität Zu Berlin, Humboldt-Universität Zu Berlin
2017
They were consequently connected with the Chinese trade, which was concentrated in Nagasaki and Hirado in 1613, and in 1635 in Nagasaki only.  ...  Consecutive generations of native Chinese abbots and priests resided in Nagasaki, and it may be assumed that it was there that Chinese sailors and merchants went after arrival.  ...  Ukyio-e Prints and There are 232 kanshi 漢詩, or Sino-Japanese poems, by Mori Ōgai in the twovolume edition annotated and translated by Kotajima Yōsuke 古田島洋介; 1 they vary in length from 2 to 124 lines.  ... 
doi:10.18452/17898 fatcat:trowrkc34rauhkte4j5zx7ua5a