Takeo Yamaguchi
Japanese, 1902-1983
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
The View from Asia: Korean & Japanese Postwar Abstraction 1958-1983,
W. Alexander
On Paper: 1960 to 1996,
W. Alexander
Gutai & The Japanese Avant-Garde: Small Painting and Drawings 1958-1996,
W. Alexander

Takeo Yamaguchi’s style was a blend of influences from disparate traditions—a reflection of the artist’s training in both Modernist styles and Japanese painting techniques. Yamaguchi first studied European styles of painting at the Tokyo Art School and then in Paris, and took particular interest in Cubism and other …

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