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Hisashi Tenmyouya in Hisashi Tenmyouya: Samurai Nouveau

New People Artist Series: Vol. 4: Hisashi Tenmyouya: Samurai Nouveau

2009 NR

This documentary focuses on the work of Hisashi Tenmyouya, a painter whose neotraditional Japanese style is produced through time-honored techniques to combine modern and classical images into uniquely provocative works of art. Besides offering viewers a glimpse into Tenmyouya's artistic process as he prepares for a show, this film also features insights from some of the artist's friends and colleagues.