Sumi-e: Black Ink & Wash

A graduate of the Osaka Art University, Hidekichi Shigemoto is a sumi-e illustrator. His “kakejiku” scroll paintings, which the artist often creates while standing, have garnered attention in both Japan and abroad. As part of his exhibitions, he gives live painting demonstrations and has started collaborating with other artists.

© Hidekichi Shigemoto

© Hidekichi Shigemoto

© Hidekichi Shigemoto

© Hidekichi Shigemoto

© Hidekichi Shigemoto

© Hidekichi Shigemoto

© Hidekichi Shigemoto

© Hidekichi Shigemoto

© Hidekichi Shigemoto

© Hidekichi Shigemoto

The artist’s website: http://www.hidekichi.com/

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Monday, February 14th, 2011. Filed under: Illustration Painting

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