Japanese Tattoo: Perseverance, Art, and Tradition

When:
May 30, 2015 – September 27, 2015 all-day
2015-05-30T00:00:00-04:00
2015-09-28T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
200 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220
USA

JANM-Perseverance-Miyazo-CROPOrganized by the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles, this exhibit at Richmond’s Virginia Museum of Fine Arts focuses on the work of seven acclaimed Japanese tattoo artists influenced by traditional art forms such as calligraphy and woodblock printmaking. Specially commissioned photographs will be displayed alongside tools and relief carvings.