Lion's Roar Foundation – 7th Annual Shambhala Sun Foundation Auction
Auction Ends: Dec 10, 2013 11:59 PM EST


Kazuaki Tanahashi: "Enso" Print

Item Number
Estimated Value
$175 USD
$290 USD to ah68fe3a5
Number of Bids
17  -  Bid History

Item Description


Art director Liza Matthews calls this calligraphy "a brilliant contemporary example of a traditional Zen form." Created by Kaz Tanahashi when visiting and teaching a workshop in Halifax it was one of ten from which he invited Liza to choose. It has since been on the cover of the Shambhala Sun and gone on to be one of the most popular prints in the Online Gallery.

Kazuaki Tanahashi is an artist and writer trained in Japan and active in the United States as well as a Fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science. He has taught East Asian calligraphy at numerous international conferences of calligraphy and lettering arts. As a painter, he is the pioneer of the genre of "one stroke painting" as well as the creator of multi-color ensos (Zen circles). Zen Mountain Monastery in the Catskill Mountains of upstate New York has hosted his brush workshops since 1986.

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Archival-quality, fine art giclée reproduction.

Dimensions: 17" x 22"


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