Signatures: Virtus. Virtuoso. Chiho Kanzaki.
Plunged into the Intimacy of the Violent World of the Yakuza
The daily life of organised crime in Japan is analysed by Korean photograph Seung-Woo Yang, who saw it all from the inside.
LOVE HOUSE, the Windowless House by Takeshi Hosaka Architects
The architects designed a two-storey house with an area of 33 m2 for a couple, with the distinctive feature of having no windows.
The Met's Japanese Art Collection Available Online
Started in the 1880s, it now comprises thousands of objects, many of which are not displayed within the gallery’s permanent exhibitions.
Hiroshi Nagai's Sun-Drenched Pop Paintings Pay Homage to California
Hiroshi Nagai, Japan's answer to David Hockney, has the gift of transporting viewers to the west coast of America as it was in the 1950s.
Pinku Eiga, the World of Erotic and Engaged Japanese Cinema
Pinku eiga (pink films), is a film genre that combines eroticism and violence and implicitly dissects the idiosyncrasies of Japanese society.