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What Calligraphy Teachers Never Told You About The Nitten

By Rona Conti / 04/11/2013 / 0 Comments

Is scandal possible in the world of Japanese calligraphy? The Nitten, the largest annual fine arts exhibition in Japan and currently attended by about 175,000 visitors, has admitted to rigging exhibition results for the screening of the 2009 section “seal engraving” within the calligraphy section of the exhibition for that year. Further research resulted in…

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The Insider's Guide to Arabic Calligraphy

By Kareem Ayoub / 24/10/2013 / 0 Comments

AraCal (AraCal.com) is a project aimed at the thorough preservation of Arabic calligraphy as it has evolved since its inception. Naturally, though, a project of this nature does not simply address literal changes in character strokes, proportions, and angles. Rather, AraCal is an exploration of these fluid scripts as they were handled, molded, and stretched…

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Review of Snoopy Japanesque

By Julia Kimura / 01/10/2013 / 0 Comments

When I decided to come to Japan for a year (18 years ago), I had no idea how much this country suits my personality. However, it did not take me long to notice how important cuteness is in Japanese culture. So I can easily see why Snoopy is so well-loved here. The Snoopy Japanesque exhibit…

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SNOOPY JAPANESQUE

By Dave Gosine / 09/09/2013 / 1 Comment

What do Peanuts and Snoopy have to do with Japanese calligraphy? Quite a lot it seems. Best Friends Snoopy and Charlie Brown and the spirit of Charles Schulz and artist Yoshiteru Otani can all be found in one delightful exhibition. SNOOPY JAPANESQUE traveled from Ginza to the Hankyu Umeda head offices in Osaka and can…

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From Sumi-e to Facebook scams, the weeks wrap up of interesting links

By Dave Gosine / 07/06/2013 / 0 Comments

From Sumi-e to Facebook scams, the weeks wrap up of interesting links

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How being an Author for Beyond Calligraphy can raise your Google Ranking

By Dave Gosine / 28/05/2013 / 0 Comments

By implementing the Author box, the author is promoted, and the reader can learn more fully about the person, giving a richer picture of each contributor.

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The gentle brush strokes of Urban Calligraphy

By Dave Gosine / 03/04/2013 / 0 Comments

Simon Silaidis urban calligraphy leads him through inner peace and serenity to the path of wisdom.

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Restoring a 100+ year old Unpei fude (maki fude) brush

By Rona Conti / 11/03/2013 / 0 Comments

Unpei fude is also known as kami maki fude (紙巻筆, かみまきふで), or, maki fude, literally meaning “(paper) wrapped brush”, and the construction of maki fude

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Calligraphy exhibition to raise funds for four independent Chinese schools

By Beyond Calligraphy / 02/02/2013 / 0 Comments

The Lion-Parkson Foundation organised a Chinese New Year Calligraphy Exhibition-cum-charity sale recently to raise funds to help needy students in Chinese schools.

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Urban Calligraphy – Simon Silaidis

By Dave Gosine / 29/01/2013 / 0 Comments

Simon Silaidis is a designer, in the past year he developed a newly found passion for urban calligraphy. Simon’s style is a mix of Western, Asian and Arabian calligraphy

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