photo of a geisha

September 28, 2005

Sumie Workshop

Filed under: EAC News — aaron @ 10:58 am

The second area studies workshop of the semester involved another art form using ink ground into liquid from solid blocks in the meditative manner that is quintessential sumi-e. Led by resident Kyoto artist Michael Hofmann, the workshop allowed each student to work with the traditional and well known forms of bamboo paintings as well as of that Indian Bodhidharma, known in Japan as Daruma.

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