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See 'The Sound of One Hand'

Organized in collaboration with New Orleans Museum of Art, and curated by Audrey Yoshiko Seo and Professor Stephen Addiss. The Sound of One Hand: Paintings and Calligraphy by Zen Master Hakuin exibition takes place at the Japan Society from October 1, 2010 through January 9, 2011.

Hakuin Ekaku (1685–1768) is widely acknowledged as both the most significant Zen artist of his time and the leading Zen master of the last five centuries. In the first exhibition of Hakuin’s work in the West, 69 scrolls demonstrate his bold brushwork, whimsical humor, and often unconventional approach.

Two Blind Men on a Bridge, Hakuin Ekaku
From Hakuin Ekaku, 1685-1768, Two Blind Men on a Bridge.
Ink on paper, 11 x 33 inches, Man'yo-an Collection.

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