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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. 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).

Buddhist Art is published monthly.

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Contemplating the Headless Buddha: The Photographic Work of Dinh Q. Lê
Photography as an artistic restructuring and reexamining of reality
Uploaded 9 Jan 2018
Expressions of Emptiness: The Paintings and Sculptures of Yoshio Ikezaki
Using ki, water, and ink to express impermanence
Uploaded 6 Dec 2017
Stillness and Strength: The Great Buddha of Kamakura
A serene monument to durability and impermanence
Uploaded 2 Oct 2017
Kruti Shah: A Celebration of Nature and Spirit
Artistic explorations of a spiritual journey
Uploaded 18 Aug 2017
Don Farber's Portraits of Buddhist Life
Buddhism through a photographer's lens
Uploaded 9 Jun 2017
Senso-ji: A Buddhist Temple for the People
The history and relevance of Japan’s most visited Buddhist temple
Uploaded 13 Apr 2017
Strings of Enlightenment: The Beauty of Buddhist Prayer Beads
Appreciating one of the most intimate tools of Buddhist practice
Uploaded 17 Feb 2017
Solidity and Spirituality in the Works of Miya Ando
Manifesting the illusory nature of reality
Uploaded 23 Dec 2016
The Many Forms of Avalokiteshvara
The most widely revered bodhisattva
Uploaded 25 Nov 2016
The Buddhist Roots of Japanese Flower Arrangement
Buddhist expression in color and form
Uploaded 28 Oct 2016
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