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Van Gogh

Originally published on metropolis.co.jp on October 2010 Van Gogh’s canvasses have been exhibited numerous times in Japan, but never before has his tale been told so thoroughly. With help from the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam and Kröller-Müller Museum in…

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Originally published on metropolis.co.jp on May 2010 It’s taken 120 years, but someone finally—finally—has created a mosaic portrait of Vincent van Gogh out of polo shirts. The Dutch treat arrives courtesy of Tokyo-based apparel maker Onward Kashiyama, which asked 20…

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European Masterpieces from the Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Originally published on metropolis.co.jp on April 2010 The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston houses numerous artworks of interest to the Japanese—among them one of the world’s finest collections of ukiyo-e woodblock prints. This show, however, represents a kind of…

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