Japanese Art and Architecture

Cullen Cousins
Mind Map by , created almost 2 years ago

Visual Art Mind Map on Japanese Art and Architecture, created by Cullen Cousins on 12/05/2017.

Cullen Cousins
Created by Cullen Cousins almost 2 years ago
Silas Marner notes
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Japanese Art and Architecture
1 Architecture
1.1 Domestic
1.1.1 Jomon Pit Dwellings Wood Grass Roofs Round Shapes Jomon Era
1.1.2 Farm Houses Similar to Tea Houses Small/Low Rooms Various Levels Garden Setting Local Materials Size of House = Social Status
1.1.3 Kenzo Tange Private Residence Integrated With Nature Off the Ground Sliding walls and doors Wood and Glass 1953 Tokyo
1.1.4 Glass Shutter House glass walls open to nature wood 2003
1.1.5 Paper House
1.1.6 Naked House
1.1.7 Ito House
1.1.8 House H
1.1.9 Public Toilet
1.1.10 Lucky Drops House
1.2 Religious
1.2.1 Ise Shrine Shinto Religion Wood
1.2.2 Horyuji Temple Complex Buddhism 5 Story Pagoda Wood Houses Buddhist Sculpture
1.2.3 Phoenix Hall Originally Imperial Villa Buddhism Sits on Pond Edge Wood
1.2.4 Toshogu Shrine Wood Structures Lined by Trees 5 Story Pagoda
1.2.5 Golden Pavilion Villa Transformed Into Temple Wood and Gold Leaf Houses Buddhist Relics Shinned, Samurai and Zen Architecture Surrounded by Garden
1.2.6 Church on The Water open space surrounded by water concrete and glass
1.2.7 Silver Pavillion Dry Rock Garden Wabi Sabi Wood
1.3 Imperial
1.3.1 Osaka Castle Massive Stones Gold Leaf Wooden Structure Hilltop
1.3.2 Himeji Castle White Exterior Largest Castle in Japan Curved Walls Defensive Structure Plaster, Wood and Stone On Hilltop
1.3.3 Matsumoto Castle Gates Black Exterior Wood and Stone On Hilltop Defensive Structure
1.3.4 Kyoto Imperial Palace/Compount Urbanism Wooden Sturctures Specific Uses For Buildings
1.3.5 Inuyama Castle
1.3.6 Akashi Castle
2 Sculpture
2.1 Religious
2.1.1 Buddhism Shaka Triad Gilt Bronze In Temple Complex Lotus Position Peaceful/Archaic Smile Halo Great Buddha Bronze Amitabha Buddha In Temple Complex Gold Leaf Hollow Interior Outside Amida Buddha In Temple Complex Solid Halo Wood Gold Leaf Pure Land Buddhism Priest Ganjin Shows a Human Life-size Inside a Temple Wood + Clay Closed Eyes=Meditation Propagated Buddhism in Japan Portrait Sculpture of a Zen Priest Lacquer on Wood Lotus Position Draped Clothing Calmness/Stillness Disciplined Meditation Only The Fundamentals Realism in Face Yakushi Triad
2.1.2 Shinto Shinto Goddess Wood Painted 9th century Kami in Human Form Wood = connection to world seated Seated Male Kami Camphor Wood Deep Carving Court Dress =Authority Square Face Kami Triad
2.1.3 Jomon Figurines Clay Large bodies possibly funerary offerings Similar to Mother Goddess Figures
2.1.4 Haniwa Figures
2.2 Imperial
2.2.1 Minamoto Yoritomo Painted Wood Crystal Eyes Hunting Clothes Crossed Legs: Similar to Lotus Pose head of family
2.3 Contemporary
2.3.1 Date Painting Boxes Newspaper from everyday
2.3.2 Lying on My Flower Bed Yayoi Kusama dots phallic shaped
2.3.3 Infinity Room
2.3.4 Mirror Room
2.3.5 Infinity Mirror Room
2.3.6 Searching for Love
2.3.7 Dob in the Stage Forest very colourfol expressive animated otaku subculture
2.3.8 Kaikai, Kiki and Me Superflat not realistic fantasy world
2.3.9 Symptom natural materials Object found in shinto ritual
3 Painting
3.1 Daily Life
3.1.1 Scene From the Minori Chapter Handscroll Ink + Colour on Paper One section of a series Tells a true story
3.1.2 Kabuki Theatre Screen Colour on Paper shows real society
3.1.3 Portrait (Futago) acrylic paint and gel gender identity not religious reflects Edouard Manet's Olympia
3.1.4 Department Store Pen and Water Colour on Paper Similar to Floating World Concept combination of western and japanese style
3.1.5 Hie-Sanne Festival Screen Gold + Colour on Paper Part of a Series
3.1.6 Catching a Catfish With a Gourd
3.1.7 Wind and Waves
3.2 Religious
3.2.1 Kichijoten colour+ gold on hemp goddess of fertility part of worship graceful movement
3.2.2 Womb World + Diamond World Mandala Part of Worship Geometric colour on silk depicts a specific buddha hang on walls
3.2.3 Portrait of Scholar Monk Myoe Shonan Hanging Scroll Ink + Colour on Paper One Figure Isolation=Inner Strength Used in practice and teaching
3.2.4 Portrait of Minamoto Yoritomo
3.2.5 Kasuga Shrine Mandala Deer Mandala
3.2.6 Portrait of the Nun Shun-Oku-Soei One Figure Isolation in Meditation Seated Position
3.3 Landscapes
3.3.1 Bunsen Landscape Hanging Scroll Ink + Colour on Paper Lots of extra space Zen Buddhism
3.3.2 Winter Landscape Hanging Scroll Ink on Paper Shows Power of Nature
3.3.3 Pine Forest Simple and Suggestive 1 of 6 panels Ink on paper
4 Woodblock Prints
4.1 Actors
4.1.1 The Actor Sawamura Sojuro II dynamic expression exaggerated body part size diagonal lines
4.1.2 Actor Ishikawa Ebizo Dynamic Expression Arched Eyebrows Curling Mouth Large exaggerated body parts
4.1.3 The Actor Omani Oniji Dynamic Posture Dynamic facial expression and hands eye makeup worn
4.1.4 Actor Ishikawa Yaezo II Full Body Dynamic Posture Very expressive
4.1.5 The Actor Nakamura Utaemon VI exaggerated expression dynamic body posture wearing makeup
4.2 Women
4.2.1 Kitchen Scene Naive and Innocent Created by a man Shows real life situation
4.2.2 Lovers in an Outdoor Setting Original B/W Technique curved/flowing lines samurai sword=hidden erotic symbol
4.2.3 Girl Viewing Plum Blossom at Night Colour Night=courtesan Fair skin against dark background childlike/slender
4.2.4 The Flowers of Beauty in the Floating World Real people depicted Telescope = prostitute phallic shaped instruments idealized beauty
4.2.5 Night Rain Innocent and Naive Geishas Fashion is key Night Scene
4.2.6 Evening Bell at The Clock Exterior vs. Interior Access to their intimacy and private life
4.3 Nature/Landscape
4.3.1 The Great Wave very famous Influenced European artists common scene depicted multiple theories around event claw waves Mt.Fuji in background
4.3.2 36 Views of Mount Fuji Series of Prints Different Locations and Weather conditions religious and cultural significance of mountain
4.3.3 Cherry Blossom Viewing

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