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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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Mandalas with a Mission: The Touring Monks of the Ngari Institute in Ladakh
Sharing compassion and the Buddhadharma
Uploaded 16 Oct 2018
The Universe in a Dot of Paint: The Buddhist Imagery of Sherab Khandro
Pointillist expressions of a spiritual practice
Uploaded 19 Sep 2018
Shigaraki Ware: A Ceramic Tradition Shaped by Hands and Buddhism
Expressions of austerity, spontaneity, and simplicity
Uploaded 13 Aug 2018
<i>Kesa</i>: Robes of Patched Perfection
The symbolism behind the patchwork robes of Japanese Buddhist priests
Uploaded 18 Jul 2018
<i>A Guided Tour of Hell</i>: Illustrating Infernos in a Buddhist Graphic Novel
Visions of hell inspired by a near-death experience
Uploaded 11 Jun 2018
Highlights of Buddhist Art at the Norton Simon Museum
Discovering remarkable examples of Buddhist iconography beyond the giants of Western art
Uploaded 14 May 2018
Mindfulness Practice in Japanese Stroll Gardens
Exquisite Buddhist expressions in natural beauty
Uploaded 17 Apr 2018
Manifesting the Higher Self: The Mandalas of Burton Kopelow
Art as a channel to higher states of consciousness
Uploaded 15 Mar 2018
Reworking <i>Repoussé</i>: The Spiritual Power in Maureen Drdak’s Fusion Metal Art
Exquisite expressions of an infinitely paradoxical universe
Uploaded 15 Feb 2018
Contemplating the Headless Buddha: The Photographic Work of Dinh Q. Lê
Photography as an artistic restructuring and reexamining of reality
Uploaded 9 Jan 2018
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