Accepting Imperfection

Have you ever practiced shodo, writing calligraphy with a brush dipped in black ink on delicate rice paper? Recently, I attended a shodo exhibition and participated in the calligraphy workshop that was held in conjunction with the exhibition.  The workshop was led by the artist whose work was being exhibited, and pictured above. I arrived to the workshop empty.  My hands held no equipment, and my head was void of …

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One Moment of Perfection

Shimada Art Gallery may be the most perfect art gallery I’ve ever experienced. Nhà Triển Lãm Nghệ Thuật Shimađa có thể là nhà triển lãm nghệ thuật hoàn hảo nhất mà tôi đã từng trải qua. Le Musée d’Art Shimada peut être le plus parfait musée d’art que j’ai connue. The entrance. Cửa vào.  L’entrée. The garden outside, on the gallery grounds. Vườn ngoài sân nhà triển lãm. Le jardin …

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