TOKYO ARTRIP - Shrines and Temples
The newest edition of Tokyo ARTRIP, diving deeper into history and Japanese culture. Explore the local Shrines and Temples not only displaying rich historical art and architectural value but also enjoy the small hidden features at different locations.
In this edition of the 7 part series exploring different perspectives of art and design in Tokyo, Shinto Shrines and Buddhist Temples are featured, focusing on statues, art, architecture, history and culture, as well as extra bonuses that each Shrine and Temples hold. The four advisors that will guide you through Japanese Shrines and Temples are, a member from Tokyo National Museum, an architect, a Swedish gardener, and the ARTRIP Editorial team for the bonuses. They will help guide you through your journey exploring Japan’s rich history and culture from explaining each statue, to the meaning of each art piece, while providing you with some fun bonuses representing the different locations explained in the book.
Tokyo Artrip is a 6 part bilingual guidebook series that introduces Japanese art, design, and culture. With each book covering different aspects and topics by experts accompanied by quality photos. This book is not only perfect to learn but is a great way to plan a trip to Japan! Currently, in this series, there are Japanese Green Tea, Wagashi, Architecture, Antiques, Sake, and Coffee Shops.
Established back in 1944, Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha has been operating as a publisher of books and magazines focusing on art and design. As of recently, they have started to publish visual magazines for wine and food.
• 4.7" W x 8.3" D x .75" H
• 4 Chapters
• 128 Pages
• Full Color Photos
• Tokyo, Japan