Tatsuo Ikeda - Untitled (Detail) - image via ocwmitedu

Tatsuo Ikeda

October 6, 2013

Tatsuo Ikeda was a Japanese avant-garde artist best known for his drawing series, including Anti-Atomic Bomb, Chronicle of Birds and Beasts, and Genealogy of Monsters. He created a New Realism, distanced from the legacy of Social Realism.

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