Modern Voices in Japanese Ceramics and Prints

February 07, 2015 - April 26, 2015

 

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

View the Press Release

 

 

This exhibition is sponsored by:

Timothy Goldsmith, Goldsmith Cardel

 

 

Images:

(Left) Kokutōtōban (Smoke-blackened Ceramic Flat Form), ca.1991; Yamada Hikaru (Japanese, 1923-2001); stoneware with inlays, smoke blackened; Collection of Carol and Jeffery Horvitz

(Right) No. 5 (Record of Posterity), 1957; Hiromu Sato (Japanese, b.1923); color woodcut; The Howard and Caroline Porter Collection; 1990.920