Murabayashi Yuki is a talented young artist who has been selected to paint all the fusuma sliding doors at Taizoin Temple in Kyoto. Lucinda Cowing interviewed her for Kyoto Journal- article coming soon!
Francis Picabia was a French avant-garde painter, poet and typographist. After experimenting with Impressionism and pointillism, Picabia became associated with Cubism. His highly abstract planar compositions were colourful and rich in contrasts.
"There are no rules. That is how art is born, how breakthroughs happen. Go against the rules or ignore the rules. That is what invention is about." - Helen Frankenthaler (American abstract expressionist painter) pictured in her studio, ~Via Mrs Dixie