2023 GUIDED VIDEO TOURS
The 2023 Guided Tours presents 8 videos and 1 booklet.
The 2023 Guided Tour “Look Closer” features 20 prints with intriguing details from
the 66th CWAJ Print Show; the video offers a brief description of each print included in the tour;
the booklet “Artists’ Talks” provides a fuller explanation.
Also offered on this page are “Sosaku Hanga – Creative Prints” offering a brief history of printmaking and a six-part video series, “The Magic of Printmaking,” with each video featuring the work of one artist and his or her unique production process.
We hope you enjoy these tours.
Created by the 2023 Guided Tours team
Akiko Nakagawa, Michiko Okubo, Masami Sakurai and Martina Ziesse
“Look Closer” Guided Tour Video
Featuring 20 prints from
the 66th CWAJ Print Show (3:39)
Booklet – “Artists’ Talks:
From Inspiration to Finished Work”
Learn more about the prints featured in the guided tour video by downloading this explanatory booklet:
“Sosaku Hanga – Creative Prints”
This special video gives a brief history of printmaking with a focus on contemporary Japanese prints featuring prints from last year’s show. (6:46)
THE MAGIC OF PRINTMAKING
Six-part Video Series
Writing and Narration by Michiko Okubo
Video creation by Akiko Nakagawa
Il Postino 2020
over the mountain 2020
technique: stone lithography
[Memories of the Wind] 2019
A drop of water 2020
[Cosmos and a Dragon Vase] 2021
technique: woodcut/gold leaf
Signe – Blond 2020