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Havana Biennial 2019: Constructing the Possible Ocula Report Havana Biennial 2019: Constructing the Possible 17 Apr 2019 : Federica Bueti for Ocula

I first visited Havana in November 2016, a few days after Fidel Castro died, and just under a year before Hurricane Irma hit Cuba in September 2017. Since then, much has changed, including the hand-painted signs that punctuate the journey from the airport to the city centre, which today do not celebrate the revolution so much as the 'Unidad y...

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Andrew Stahl and Guo Xiaohui Ocula Conversation Andrew Stahl and Guo Xiaohui

The exhibition Beyond Boundaries at Somerset House in London (12 March–2 April 2019) marked the historic contributions of the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing (CAFA) and the Slade School of Fine Art, University College London, on the occasion of their 100th and 150th anniversaries, respectively. Spread across several rooms of Somerset House's...

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The National 2019: New Australian Art Ocula Report The National 2019: New Australian Art 13 Apr 2019 : Elyse Goldfinch for Ocula

The National 2019: New Australian Art features work by 70 contemporary Australia-based artists split across three venues: the Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), Carriageworks, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA) (29 March–21 July 2019), as curated by Isobel Parker Philip, curator of photographs at AGNSW; Daniel Mudie Cunningham,...

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Jiro Yoshihara

(1905 - 1972), Japan

Japanese artist Jiro Yoshihara made major contributions to the global landscape of post-war art due in part to his founding of the Gutai Art Association, an innovative collective based in Osaka. Yoshihara also established a successful career as a solo artist in abstract and surrealist painting. 

Featured Artworks

Work by Jiro Yoshihara contemporary artwork Jiro YoshiharaWork, 1970 Acrylic on canvas
46 x 53.5 cm
de Sarthe
Untitled by Jiro Yoshihara contemporary artwork Jiro YoshiharaUntitled, c. 1960-1970 Acrylic on paper
36 x 45 cm
de Sarthe
Untitled by Jiro Yoshihara contemporary artwork Jiro YoshiharaUntitled, c. 1960-1970 Acrylic on paper
44.5 x 36.5 cm
de Sarthe
Untitled by Jiro Yoshihara contemporary artwork Jiro YoshiharaUntitled, c. 1960s Ink on paper
44 x 35.5 cm
de Sarthe
Untitled by Jiro Yoshihara contemporary artwork Jiro YoshiharaUntitled, c. 1960-1970 Oil and pencil on paper
38 x 53 cm
de Sarthe

Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Group Show, Asian and European Postwar Masters: From Soulages to Zao Wou-Ki at de Sarthe, Hong Kong
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13 September–2 December 2016 Group Show Asian and European Postwar Masters: From Soulages to Zao Wou-Ki de Sarthe, Project Space

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How a 'scream' of post-war Japanese art pioneered Modernism Related Press How a 'scream' of post-war Japanese art pioneered Modernism The Creators Project : 31 October 2016

These days, Japanese artists like Yayoi Kusama and Takashi Murakami pull big crowds and even bigger price tags, but it wasn’t always so. Vibrant though it was, the Japanese avant-garde was relatively unknown to Western audiences for most of the 20th century. This began to change in 1996 when scholar and author Alexandra Munroe, Senior Curator...

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