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About the author 

 

Meher McArthur is an Asian art curator, writer, and educator based in Los Angeles. She has curated over 20 exhibitions on aspects of Asian art for museums and galleries in the United States. Her publications include Reading Buddhist Art: An Illustrated Guide to Buddhist Signs and Symbols (Thames & Hudson, 2002), The Arts of Asia: Materials, Techniques, Styles (Thames & Hudson, 2005), and Confucius: A Biography (Quercus, London, 2010; Pegasus Books, New York, 2011), Folding Paper: The Infinite Possibilities of Origami (with Robert J. Lang, Tuttle, 2012) and New Expressions in Origami Art (Tuttle, 2017). She also wrote the children's book An ABC of What Art Can Be (The Getty, 2010).

 

Buddhist Art is published monthly.

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The Value of Art History: Kukai and Our Glimpses of Perfection
Guidance on the bridge from the secular to the sacred
Uploaded 20 Nov 2019
Sculpting Silence: The Artistic Meditations of Elizabeth Turk
Explorations of the boundaries of paradox
Uploaded 16 Oct 2019
One Hundred Shades of Grey: The Abstract Ink Paintings of Keiko Arai
Creating Japanese Zen Buddhist art that lives and breathes
Uploaded 13 Aug 2019
Kiyomizu-dera: Kyoto’s Temple of Pure Water in Legend and Art
A place of tranquility and reflection
Uploaded 17 Jul 2019
Challenging Reality: The Painted Sculptures of Masayuki Tsubota
Art as a vehicle for deconstructing our notions of self
Uploaded 19 Jun 2019
Buddhist Statuary from the Jeweled Isle
A view of Sri Lanka's spectacular Buddhist art
Uploaded 16 May 2019
Expressions of Life and Light by Artist Seta Manoukian
Lebanese-Armenian artist brings to life emotion and experience
Uploaded 16 Apr 2019
Tara: A Powerful Feminine Force in the Buddhist Pantheon
Exquisite and potent representations of female spirituality
Uploaded 20 Mar 2019
Lotusland: Where Nature and Spiritual Growth Intersect
An exquisite oasis inspired by the beauty and profundity of Buddhism
Uploaded 19 Feb 2019
The Monks and Mandalas of Ato Sengai
Celebrating a talented but little-known Japanese Buddhist monk-artist
Uploaded 16 Jan 2019
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