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From the time ukiyo-e master Katsushika Hokusai made his debut at the age of 20 to the present day, the influence of his breathtaking woodblock prints and depictions of Japanese landscape stretches across the globe and permeates various contemporary fields. To commemorate his 260th birthday, three of Hokusai’s major works will be showcased: Hokusai Manga sketches, Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji, and One Hundred Views of Mt.Fuji. A full series of Hokusai’s masterpieces are available on a high-quality digital display on the basement floor of Tokyo Midtown.
Image: © ‘Hokusai Manga’ Exhibition Plan by Architect Tsuyoshi Tane