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For today's #ArtWednesday mountain theme I've put together a collection of #ukiyoe prints featuring Mount Fuji, Japan's most iconic & sacred mountain.
🎨1. Katsushika Hokusai, 1828
2. Utagawa Hiroshige, 1852
3. Katsushika Hokusai, 1830
4. Utagawa Hiroshige, 1852
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Here are two upright prints by Utagawa Hiroshige from 1855 and 1858 offering two different perspectives of Mount Fuji. The first is titled 'Yoshiwara' and the second is 'In the Mountains of Izu Province' from the series 'Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji.'
#ArtWednesday #ukiyoe
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Four more modern prints featuring Mount Fuji.
🎨1. 'Mt.Fuji from Hakone Highway' - Okada Koichi, c. 1950s
2. 'Mt. Fuji from Tagonoura Bay' - Ito Yuhan, c. 1930s
3. 'Mt. Fuji and Red Torii' - Kawase Hasui, c. 1930s
4. 'Fuji from Tago Bay' - Tsuchiya Koitsu, 1936
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"The list of people and things telling us what to do is endless. Nobody needs more of that.
What we need is someone to believe in us – especially in those moments when we don’t believe in ourselves." -- Eric Barker @bakadesuyo…
This Is How To Get People To Change: 5 Secrets From Research - Barking Up The Wrong Tree…
#BehaviorChange, #InfluencingOthers, #AppliedPsychology, #MotivationalInterviewing
Japan tries—again—to revitalize its research | Science | AAAS…
#JapaneseInvestment, #ResearchRevitalization, #InnovationRate
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"We are doing trade-free projects and trying to make humans aware of how fucked up this society is, while doing so from inside the monster itself. We face a lot of hurdles. We struggle. But whoever is against this society, has to face those." -- Tio…
Why we need a new kind of education: Imagination Studies | Aeon Essays…
#MythopoeticCognition, #ImaginationStudies, #KnowledgeOrganization, #SenseMaking, #EducationalSystems
Literal Sponge Cake, and Other Creative Confections by LowIQ | Spoon & Tamago…
#CreativeConfections, #CulinaryExperience, #JapaneseArt
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Am thinking it’s time for another #museum #TwitterTour—get ready....Catch the wave 🌊 & get ready for #Hokusai at the @smithsonian @FreerSackler #FreerSackler & a stop at @SIGardens 🇺🇸🇯🇵 #MadAboutHokusai Hokusai: Mad about Painting #北斎 
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Have a read: a timeline of the man behind the iconic 🌊 #wave.
#MadAboutHokusai #JapaneseArt #Hokusai @FreerSackler

DYK: Hokusai Katsushika (d. 1849) created his most striking works after he turned 80 (& lived to 90). 🙌 #thefutureofaging @MIAging @Paul_Irving1 @psb_dc 🖖 #北斎 ImageImageImageImage
DYK: #Japan's passports will now feature iconic artwork from the legendary artist #Hokusai.

Learn more about his influential work via the @FreerSackler's #MadAboutHokusai exhibit, featuring over 120 works on display until Nov 8th! #北斎 @JapanEmbDC…
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