Who trims the oil paintings? February 10th 2008 Rain..... crowds.......more rain........more crowds. Actually, the crowds weren't that bad at all. Even better, the good thing at the Adachi Museum of Art is that people almost can't get in the way of 'that shot'. (They still managed sometimes, they always will - but no doubt I got in the way of a few myself).
The museum has five outdoor garden areas and a few displays and collections inside. To ... read more
Asia » Japan » Shimane » Yasugi In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
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