"We are fools whether we dance or not, so we might as well dance." - Japanese Proverb
Friday, August 28, 2009
I genuinely thought pictures were allowed in this final gallery, so I snapped this shot. A museum worker quickly rushed over to scold me in Japanese. Oops!
In any event, this piece is representative of the general feel of Taro Okamoto's larger oil paintings. His abstract use of bright colors, wavy lines, and even cartoon-like characters are all meant to evoke the central artistic concept of "polarism".