Currently viewing the tag: "Japanese gardens"

[Love of rocks and gardens is what lured me to Japan. During an extended visit I photographed gardens in Kyoto every day for a year…

Continue Reading

The Garden View

On September 3, 2015 By

“My idea was to create photographs that explore this undefined border between private and public space by photographing the garden from deep inside the temple, balancing the areas of the tatami/ meditation space and the garden space equally in the image.”

Continue Reading

The Art of Setting Stones

On October 3, 2011 By

BY MARC P. KEANE

In Japan, garden materials—plants, stones, lanterns, and the like—make rounds through gardens like bees at flowers, and though their journey is less fleet, like them they occupy any one spot only temporarily. Those that remain in place for centuries are rare; most are destined by the vagaries of history to a more transient life.

Continue Reading

Gardener

On August 11, 2011 By

INTERVIEW BY IAN PERLMAN

In the center of Maruyama Park there is a very large cherry tree… It was cultivated by the grandfather of Sano Tōemon, the sixteenth generation of a line of Sagano gardeners.

Continue Reading

KJ 39

On July 19, 2011 By

shipping & handling included

Print (Japan) ¥1200
(International) ¥1600

KJ 39
published February 1, 1999
90 pages

« issue 40issue 38 »

Cover Image of Kurodani […]

Continue Reading

MA: Place, Space, Void

On May 16, 2011 By

ART, ARCHITECTURE
BY GUNTER NITSCHKE

Place is the product of lived space and lived time, a reflection of our states of mind and heart…

Continue Reading