Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017

June 1st - July 1st, 2017. 
First Thursday Opening Reception: June 1st, 6-8PM.

We were excited to welcome back printmakers, old and new, to our second Japanese printmaking invitational. This exhibition featured prints from over thirty emerging and established artists who are living and working in Japan. Many of the prints are no longer available, but we will do our best to inquire.

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 春の披露宴 no.2 (Spring Reception no.2) at Davidson Galleries

Keiki Mikami

春の披露宴 no.2 (Spring Reception no.2)

Medium: Woodcut
Year: 2009
Edition : 2/7
Size: 23 1/2 x 35 1/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : Braid Hair at Davidson Galleries

Eriko Nagamasu

Braid Hair

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2010
Edition : 6/6
Size: 26 3/8 x 26 3/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 夢幻の彼方へ (To the Fantastic Other Side) at Davidson Galleries

Sayuri Nishimura

夢幻の彼方へ (To the Fantastic Other Side)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2013
Edition : 13/20
Size: 16 1/4 x 23 3/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 般若 (Hannya) at Davidson Galleries

般若 (Hannya)

Size: 23 7/8 x 12 1/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 神幸 (God’s Visit) at Davidson Galleries

Masaki Nose

神幸 (God’s Visit)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2014
Edition : 4/30
Size: 9 1/2 x 23 3/4 inches
Price: $230.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 鼻高翁 (Tengu) at Davidson Galleries

Masaki Nose

鼻高翁 (Tengu)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2015
Edition : 30
Size: 9 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 木霊 (Spirit of the Tree) at Davidson Galleries

Masaki Nose

木霊 (Spirit of the Tree)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2015
Edition : 4/30
Size: 8 x 11 5/8 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : Neverland “識―Ⅲ” (Neverland “Perception―Ⅲ”) at Davidson Galleries

Osamu Saito

Neverland “識―Ⅲ” (Neverland “Perception―Ⅲ”)

Medium: Woodcut and wood engraving
Year: 2006
Edition : 1/50
Size: 8 1/4 x 8 5/8 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 標本箱 (Specimen Box) at Davidson Galleries

Osamu Saito

標本箱 (Specimen Box)

Medium: Woodcut and wood engraving
Year: 2014
Edition : 6/50
Size: 8 1/4 x 8 5/8 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : Neverland “識―×” (Neverland “Perception―×”) at Davidson Galleries

Neverland “識―×” (Neverland “Perception―×”)

Medium: Woodcut and wood engraving
Year: 2014
Edition : 5/50
Size: 16 x 16 1/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : a moment-15-7 at Davidson Galleries

Tomoe Suzuki

a moment-15-7

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2015
Edition : 6/12
Size: 31 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : a moment-16-5 at Davidson Galleries

Tomoe Suzuki

a moment-16-5

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2016
Edition : 4/12
Size: 31 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : a moment-16-7 at Davidson Galleries

Tomoe Suzuki

a moment-16-7

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2016
Edition : 4/12
Size: 31 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : a moment-14-5 at Davidson Galleries

Tomoe Suzuki

a moment-14-5

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2014
Edition : 10/10
Size: 24 1/2 x 18 1/2 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : a moment-12-2 at Davidson Galleries

Tomoe Suzuki

a moment-12-2

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2014
Edition : 6/8
Size: 24 1/2 x 18 1/2 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : Turn - 1 at Davidson Galleries

Azusa Takahashi

Turn - 1

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2015
Edition : 1/4
Size: 26 x 26 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : はだかひつじ (Naked Sheep) at Davidson Galleries

Azusa Takahashi

はだかひつじ (Naked Sheep)

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2014
Edition : 1/3
Size: 6 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 蛇口とホーズ (Faucet and White Hose) at Davidson Galleries

Azusa Takahashi

蛇口とホーズ (Faucet and White Hose)

Medium: Pencil and dermatograph
Year: 2014
Size: 8 1/2 x 7 inches
Price: $160.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 出港 - 日の出 (Departure from a Port) at Davidson Galleries

Azusa Takahashi

出港 - 日の出 (Departure from a Port)

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2014
Edition : 2/3
Size: 6 5/8 x 6 7/8 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : すずめすしづめ (Sparrows in One Spot) at Davidson Galleries

Azusa Takahashi

すずめすしづめ (Sparrows in One Spot)

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2014
Edition : 11
Size: 9 1/8 x 9 1/8 inches
Price: $225.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : ケーキ (A Cake) at Davidson Galleries

Azusa Takahashi

ケーキ (A Cake)

Medium: Lithograph
Year: 2014
Edition : 1/2
Size: 12 1/4 x 9 3/8 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 光の結ぶ実 II (The Fruit Which Light Bears II) at Davidson Galleries

Fumiko Takahashi

光の結ぶ実 II (The Fruit Which Light Bears II)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2004
Edition : 5/5
Size: 19 x 22 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 光の結ぶ実 V (The Fruit Which Light Bears V) at Davidson Galleries

Fumiko Takahashi

光の結ぶ実 V (The Fruit Which Light Bears V)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2005
Edition : 1/5
Size: 23 1/2 x 19 inches
Price: $360.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 憐れみの器 III (Vessels of Mercy III) at Davidson Galleries

Fumiko Takahashi

憐れみの器 III (Vessels of Mercy III)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2013
Edition : 2/20
Size: 49 1/2 x 23 1/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 憐れみの器 IV (Vessels of Mercy IV) at Davidson Galleries

Fumiko Takahashi

憐れみの器 IV (Vessels of Mercy IV)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2014
Edition : 1/20
Size: 26 1/4 x 11 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 光の結ぶ実 XI (The Fruit Which Light Bears XI) at Davidson Galleries

Fumiko Takahashi

光の結ぶ実 XI (The Fruit Which Light Bears XI)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2006
Edition : 3/20
Size: 19 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 光の結ぶ実 VIII (The Fruit Which Light Bears VIII) at Davidson Galleries

Fumiko Takahashi

光の結ぶ実 VIII (The Fruit Which Light Bears VIII)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2006
Edition : 20
Size: 9 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches
Price: $130.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 一つの器 (One Vessel) at Davidson Galleries

Fumiko Takahashi

一つの器 (One Vessel)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2005
Edition : 15/20
Size: 4 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches
Price: $110.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 舞 (Gate of Memories) No 5 at Davidson Galleries

Akihiro Tomoda

舞 (Gate of Memories) No 5

Medium: Mezzotint, drypoint and spit bite
Year: 2015
Edition : 2/12
Size: 11 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 舞 (Seed-3) No 14 at Davidson Galleries

Akihiro Tomoda

舞 (Seed-3) No 14

Medium: Mezzotint, drypoint and spit bite
Year: 2015
Edition : 2/10
Size: 11 3/4 x 14 inches
Price: $280.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 舞 (Seed-1) No 15 at Davidson Galleries

Akihiro Tomoda

舞 (Seed-1) No 15

Medium: Mezzotint, drypoint and spit bite
Year: 2015
Edition : 3/10
Size: 12 x 12 inches
Price: $255.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 木霊 06~3 (Echo 06~3) at Davidson Galleries

Kohei Wakatsuki

木霊 06~3 (Echo 06~3)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2006
Edition : 35
Size: 13 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 木霊 06~4 (Echo 06~4) at Davidson Galleries

Kohei Wakatsuki

木霊 06~4 (Echo 06~4)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2006
Edition : 3/35
Size: 13 5/8 x 19 1/2 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : Mirage~4 at Davidson Galleries

Kohei Wakatsuki

Mirage~4

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 1997
Edition : 7/25
Size: 22 x 14 5.8 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : トラックの森 ~ 水の森 (Forest in a Track ~ Forest in Water) at Davidson Galleries

Kohei Wakatsuki

トラックの森 ~ 水の森 (Forest in a Track ~ Forest in Water)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2011
Edition : 3/10
Size: 23 1/2 x 35 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : Removed~I at Davidson Galleries

Kohei Wakatsuki

Removed~I

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 1985
Edition : 10/15
Size: 26 x 38 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : ある日の暁旦 (Alpenglow on Some Days) at Davidson Galleries

Kohei Wakatsuki

ある日の暁旦 (Alpenglow on Some Days)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2009
Edition : 4/10
Size: 25 1/2 x 37 1/2 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : ちらり (Half an Eye) at Davidson Galleries

Hiroko Yamada

ちらり (Half an Eye)

Medium: Mezzotint
Year: 2006
Edition : 7/50
Size: 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 inches
Price: $110.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : あくび (Yawn) at Davidson Galleries

Hiroko Yamada

あくび (Yawn)

Medium: Mezzotint
Year: 2000
Edition : 7/50
Size: 2 3/4 x 3 1/8 inches
Price: $85.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : ミッドナイト (Midnight) at Davidson Galleries

Hiroko Yamada

ミッドナイト (Midnight)

Medium: Mezzotint
Year: 1997
Edition : 25/50
Size: 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 十三夜 (Waxing Crescent) at Davidson Galleries

Hiroko Yamada

十三夜 (Waxing Crescent)

Medium: Mezzotint
Year: 1997
Edition : 25/50
Size: 7 7/8 x 5 7/8 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 春爛漫 (Spring in Full Bloom) at Davidson Galleries

Hiroko Yamada

春爛漫 (Spring in Full Bloom)

Medium: Mezzotint
Year: 2005
Edition : 4/30
Size: 14 3/8 x 9 3/8 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : シャボン玉とんだ (A Soap Bubble Soared) at Davidson Galleries

Hiroko Yamada

シャボン玉とんだ (A Soap Bubble Soared)

Medium: Mezzotint
Year: 2011
Edition : 4/50
Size: シャボン玉とんだ (A Soap Bubble Soared)

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 花火 (Fireworks) at Davidson Galleries

Hiroko Yamada

花火 (Fireworks)

Medium: Mezzotint
Year: 2007
Edition : 30/50
Size: 7 7/8 x 7 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : At a Wedding in the Garden 1 at Davidson Galleries

Mutsuko Ando

At a Wedding in the Garden 1

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2017
Edition : 4/15
Size: 17 3/4 x 23 3/4 inches
Price: $280.00

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 水の催眠 (Water Hypnosis) at Davidson Galleries

Shigeo Risho

水の催眠 (Water Hypnosis)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 1998
Edition : 9/100
Size: 6 3/8 x 4 1/8 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 佇む記憶 (Lingering Memories) at Davidson Galleries

Shigeo Risho

佇む記憶 (Lingering Memories)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2001
Edition : 4/80
Size: 8 3/8 x 14 1/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 王国の系譜 (Kingdom Lineage) at Davidson Galleries

Shigeo Risho

王国の系譜 (Kingdom Lineage)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2009
Edition : 6/60
Size: 18 x 23 1/2 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 迎えに来た光 (The Light Which Came) at Davidson Galleries

Shigeo Risho

迎えに来た光 (The Light Which Came)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 1995
Edition : 8/77
Size: 23 1/2 x 17 3/4 inches

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Invitational 2017 : 悠久の旅 (Everlasting Journey) at Davidson Galleries

Shigeo Risho

悠久の旅 (Everlasting Journey)

Medium: Etching and aquatint
Year: 2002
Edition : 6/60
Size: 23 1/2 x 17 3/4 inches