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Favourite style of art: To look at, probably cubism
Favourite cartoon character: All of them.
The Influence of JapanThe Japanese have inspired many forms of art, from their wood block prints and fashion to their landscape and animation. In this article, I attempt to explore the ways in which Japanese culture and art have affected art and style outsidse of Japan, and present examples of this such art work from the artists among us here on deviantART.The Influence of Japan by blacklavaPRINTS
I recently attended a Japanese wood block print exhibition at my local art gallery with my boyfriend and one of his brothers. In between laughing very immaturely at the faces they were depicted making, I realised just how uncommon it is to see traditional Japanese art recreated and inspiring other pieces. It seems that these days if you mention Japanese art, half of the people within earshot, if not more, will start yabbering about Naruto or Death Note whilst peeing their pants with excitement. If one looked at the larger picture, behind the anime and manga, then they would see the architecture, the vegetation, the animals and the technology. Not just po