BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.4231@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20130518T000000Z DTEND:20130609T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Everyone&rsquo\;s seen that picture of the wave with Mt. Fuji i n the background. The color woodblock impression&mdash\;<em>The Great Wave Off Kanagawa\,&nbsp\;</em>from the series &ldquo\;Thirty-Six Views of Mou nt Fuji&rdquo\; by Katsushika Hokusai&mdash\;is an example of Edo period p rintmaking that has permeated Western consciousness. The famous breaker an d 89 other examples of classic Ukiyo-e imagery from Japan&rsquo\;s Edo per iod (1615&ndash\;1868) are juxtaposed with 30 works by ten contemporary ar tists\, demonstrating the continued influence of this striking art form.\n \n(from <em>Time Out New York</em>) SUMMARY:Edo Pop: The Graphic Impact of Japanese Prints URL:/en/events/2013/05/18/edo-pop-the-graphic-impact-of-japanese-prints/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR