Taming the Elements: Contemporary Japanese Prints and Ceramics

October 12, 2013 - January 05, 2014

 

Taming the ElemnetsThis exhibition of approximately 35 works will pair modern and contemporary Japanese prints from the Cincinnati Art Museum’s permanent collection, including the Howard and Caroline Porter Collection, with Japanese ceramics of the same era lent by Jeffrey and Carol Horvitz. Shown together, these works disclose a brilliant dialogue through shared rhythms, patterns, textures, emotions and ideas.

 

 

 

Image: Nakamuro Takuo (b.1945), Momiji no zu (View of Maple Leaves), 2012, Japan, stoneware with under and overglaze polychrome, Courtesy of Carol and Jeffrey Horvitz, L18.2012:1. Photography by Kichiro Okamura, Provided Courtesy of Joan B. Mirviss Ltd.