Posts by Shoko Aono

  • The Magic of Tea Bowls

    A Reflection on Contemporary Japanese Tea Bowls
    by Shoko Aono

    This week's journal is a reflection on the conversations from the event with Museum of Fine Art, Houston. An essay on the transience of the art of the tea bowl, this essay discusses the current global climate and how it relates to our relationship with each other and art.

  • by Shoko Aono
    A Letter to Laura

    A personal letter from Ippodo Gallery director Shoko Aono to her late friend and artist Laura de Santillana. This letter precedes Ippodo Gallery's October - November exhibition, Through Her Eyes: In Memory of Laura de Santillana.