sumi-e


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sumi-e

- Japanese for "ink painting."
See also related terms for ink.
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She is a senior Pakistani artist who has lived extensively abroad and following her time at NCA Lahore, has been trained in several prestigious institutions abroad, such as the Brera Academy of Milan, and at the University of Japan, where she was tutored by a renowned sumi-e master.
Known poets will recite their poetry in traditional Japanese genre, said the organizers mentioning that to mark the auspicious occasion, titled as 'HAMARA DOSTANA,' Sumie (Sumi-e) Kaneko, an internationally acclaimed singer from Japan has been specially invited to perform before the guests invited to the event.
T HIS week we ftalk to the National Trust about Takumasa Ono, who has an exhibition at Chirk Castle of paintings of National Trust properties captured in a Japanese style, and will also be giving tuition in the Japanese art of Sumi-e.
Exhibition of traditional Japanese watercolors Sumi-e entitled "Light Brush Dance" opened in Uzbekistan's Arts Academy.
Students were allowed to trace for this project, as the objectives focused on being able to use watercolors and sumi-e ink drawing techniques.
When Leonardo da Vinci declared "Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication," he could have been referring to Sumi-e. The ancient Asian watercolor technique--developed in China nearly 2,000 years ago and brought to Japan and Korea via Zen Buddhist monks--is at its core images of nature created with economically placed brush strokes.
Says Seema Subbanna, Director, Gallery Ensign: "Sumi-E style of painting is an art form which is more than a thousand years old.
WORCESTER - One woman wanted to try her hand at sumi-e because she was curious about the ancient Japanese form of ink painting; another signed up for the workshop held recently at All Saints Church because she simply "liked to play with watercolors"; and a third believed that the delicate art exercise might provide "new insights" into her personality.
YOUNG visitors to Liverpool's historic Speke Hall have been learning the Japanese art of sumi-e drawing.
After visiting with a local artist who specializes in Sumi-e painting, students were asked to apply their knowledge of this art form in a series of paintings that would later be turned into a Japanese folding screen.
Takumasa Ono will be demonstrating the ancient art of sumi-e, a traditional Japanese style of black and white painting in Cardiff Castle's education centre on Thursday, October 28, as part of the national Big Draw event.
Sumi-e artist Pamela Sumner will also discuss Zen and Modern Art in America at 5:30 p.m.