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Yuichi Inoue

 (1916 - 1985)
Yuichi Inoue was active/lived in Japan.  Yuichi Inoue is known for Painting, calligraphy.

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Yuichi Inoue


Yuichi Inoue, who was an iconic post-war artist in the Modern Calligraphy circle in Japan, was born in Tokyo, 1916.  In 1925, Yiuchi founded the Bokujinkai group, an association for the avant-garde calligraphy artists.  With such background, Yiuchi believed that calligraphy should be liberated from its traditions and calligraphers should be more expressive unrestrictedly in the form of calligraphy while in the west the Abstract Expressionism prevailed. 

By then, Yiuchi created a series of experimental abstract works of non-characters and replaced the traditional medium with enamel paint.  However, he realized that if calligraphy abandoned the form and shape of the written characters the aesthetics of it would be   ...  Displaying 750 of 2348 characters.



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About  Yuichi Inoue

Born:  1916 - Tokyo
Died:   1985
Known for:  Painting, calligraphy