ArtfulJapan: Articles ArtfulJapan: Articles Copyright by ArtfulJapan en ArtfulJapan Wed, 24 Apr 2024 16:00:04 +0900 Art Jobs in Japan: How to Find and Apply Are you an artist who wants to work in Japan? If so, you might be wondering what kind of art jobs are available, how to apply for them, and what are the benefits of working as an artist in Japan. Japan is a country that has a long and rich history of art and culture, from ancient traditions like calligraphy, pottery and origami, to modern movements like manga, anime and video games. Japan also has a vibrant and diverse contemporary art scene, with many galleries, museums, festivals and events]]> Uncategorized Editor Mon, 17 Jul 2023 15:15:50 +0900 How to Apply for a Japanese Art Residency (2023) Have you ever dreamed of living and creating art in Japan, surrounded by its rich culture, nature and history? If so, you might want to consider applying for a Japanese art residency. What Is a Japanese Art Residency? A Japanese art residency is a program that offers artists from different disciplines and backgrounds the opportunity to stay and work in Japan for a certain period of time, usually ranging from a few weeks to a few months. During this time, artists can enjoy the facilities,]]> Uncategorized Editor Mon, 17 Jul 2023 12:06:31 +0900 The Wave: How a Japanese Artist Captured the Power of the Sea The world of art is vast and varied, with countless artists leaving their indelible mark on history. Among these, Katsushika Hokusai, a Japanese artist from the Edo period, stands out for his unique style and iconic works. His most famous piece, "The Great Wave off Kanagawa," also known as "The Wave," has captivated audiences worldwide with its powerful depiction of the sea. This article delves into the life of Hokusai, his artistic journey, and the creation of "The Wave." Who Was Katsushika]]> Uncategorized Editor Sun, 16 Jul 2023 23:37:40 +0900