martedì 25 ottobre 2011

a "visionary" preview by Hokusai: Tsunami

pubblicata da Christian Gangitano il giorno martedì 25 ottobre 2011 alle ore 13.19
Hokusai Operates a "visionary" preview by the famous print that represents the great wave  (神奈川沖浪裏 Kanagawa Oki Nami Ura) of the tsunami, and many waves of ocean's subject as work and a philosophy that already announced a difficult relationship but admiration and awareness of the nature "friend - enemy" and its KAMI, his forces that influenced the japanese's sensitive creative, as well his poetry, fables, arts.

The aesthetics of floating "ukiyoe" (浮世 絵), was in fact the first real example of pre-industrial cultures on the artistic currents of the first 900 (Impressionists, Van Gogh etc ...) and the European avant-garde movements. An important advance of mass pop culture.

  (神奈川沖浪裏 Kanagawa Oki Nami Ura)

Today an independent again and fascinating japan's style has spread rapidly around the world through Manga and Anime (by Osamu Tezuka, Hayao Miyazaki, Otomo, goes on ...), through the small literature and cinema, and also through the poetic Otaku Superflat (raised by Murakami Takashi Nara Yoshimoto, etc ...) continuing with the currents and variations Micropop  expressions of Pixel Multimedia Generation of Japanese young artists, are still exploring nature mystery and human deep relations with nature happens and  nature feeling  ...

 富嶽百景 海上の不ニ
Katsushika Hokusai