New Website is coming this Autumn. During this transition a Ronin Gallery representative will contact you to complete all orders placed online.           
Thank you for your understanding as we experience some growing pains. LEARN MORE HERE
Fukami, Gashu (1953-Present)

The Year of the Tiger

Roll On image to Zoom in
Fukami, Gashu (1953-Present)
The Year of the Tiger
Twelve Zodiac Signs
Woodblock Print
8.5" x 6.25"
Very fine color, impression and state.

Authenticity Guaranteed

Learn more

Worldwide Shipping

Learn more

Questions about this piece? 212.688.0188

About the artist

Raised in Kumamoto Prefecture, Kyushu, Gashu Fukami attended Doshisha University in Kyoto, graduating in 1975. During school he discovered the works of Umetaro Azechi and Takeji Asano. These artists inspired Gashu to pursue woodblock printing in 1977, before traveling to the United States in 1978 to study at Kaji Aso Studio in Boston. He returned to Kyoto in 1983, holding his first solo show in 1988. By 1997, he had moved to Nagasaki, before settling in Fukuoka in 1999. Gashu has held multiple solo shows in Japan, as well as at the Ronin Gallery in New York. Self-carved and self-printed, his works carry the spirit of Sosaku Hanga into the contemporary. Striking yet whimsical, Gashu’s woodblock prints make the familiar look uncanny, breathing exuberance into the everyday.

"We use cookies to gather web statistics, remember your settings and target ads. Read more about how we use cookies in our Cookie Policy or close tab now."