Archive for August 18, 2014

Artist of the moment……Kenji Yoshida




Perhaps the most gifted of the abstract artists of the Yoshida family, Kenji Yoshida was born in the year 1935.

Kenji Yoshida is known for his very large abstract paintings that include metallic leaf.

In this clip we view a montage of works by Kenji Yoshida:


In this clip we see the artist explaining some of his large works. I don’t have any idea of what the artist is saying, but he seems very emotional about his work. Like he always paints with lots of positive energy:

Kenji Yoshida has also worked in the animation industry. He founded his own animation studio.

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What wonderful shapes the artist creates in his abstract work. I enjoy the mix of these shapes and use of metallic leaf.

What a wonderfully artistic family!


Artist of the moment…..Fujio Yoshida


Fujio Yoshida was born into the great Yoshida family of artists. Fujio Yoshida was born in Japan in the year 1887. Her mother (Rui, Yoshida) and her father (Kasaburo Yoshida) were both artists.

Yoshida worked in many styles over here career and including with works that depict large flowers. The artist also painted wonderful landscapes and also abstract works. The artist started in the art world with paintings of Japan painted in watercolors.

Her first solo exhibition took place in 1980.

Fujio Yoshida passed away in 1987 at 99 years of age.

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What a great sense of design! The large floral paintings of one flower seen from a close view point are often compared to the American painter Georgia O’Keeffe. In a family of artists, she was the first renowned female painter.