Fujiwo Ishimoto Exhibition: From Marimekko Flowers to Ceramic Fruits in Dialogue with the Rinpa

  • Carolyn Wargula Ph.D. Candidate, Department of History of Art and Architecture, University of Pittsburgh

Abstract

Exhibition Review

Exhibition catalog: Yoshinao Yamada, Fujiwo Ishimoto: From Marimekko Flowers to Ceramic Fruits. Tokyo: Wacoal Art Center, 2018. 23 pp. ¥1,188

Exhibition schedule: The Museum of Art, Ehime, October 27 – December 16, 2018; Hosomi Museum, Kyoto, March 9 - April 21, 2019; Spiral Garden, Tokyo, June 19 – June 30, 2019. 

Author Biography

Carolyn Wargula, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of History of Art and Architecture, University of Pittsburgh

Carolyn Wargula is a Ph.D. candidate in the History of Art & Architecture Department at the University of Pittsburgh. She was the recipient of the 2018-2019 Japan Foundation Fellowship and conducted research at the International Research Center for Japanese Studies in Kyoto. Her dissertation, entitled “Embodying the Buddha: The Presence of Women in Japanese Buddhist Embroideries, 1200-1700,” considers the materiality, patronage, and ritual function of embroidered Buddhist images.

Published
2019-10-30
How to Cite
Wargula, C. (2019). Fujiwo Ishimoto Exhibition: From Marimekko Flowers to Ceramic Fruits in Dialogue with the Rinpa. Contemporaneity: Historical Presence in Visual Culture, 8, 131-134. https://doi.org/10.5195/contemp.2019.292