When you look at the lyric poetry heritage of any nation in the world, you’ll quickly identify two major topics the absolute majority of all the poems were devoted to. These core themes, that have always inspired poets, are love and nature or, to be more exact, the power of love and the beauty of nature. Today we want to focus at the beauty of the nature, because it is nature that offers so many visual images, which are pleasing for the eye, soothing for the heart, and inspiring for the soul.
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Everything what we do, or what we have, or how we live or how we manage our life should have a reason. However, it is not necessarily that this everything should be appealing, great or liked by everyone around. People have their own tastes in doing or creating things, which may be attracted by one group of people while refused by the other. Style or design is one of those life spheres, where thoughts and tastes of the people may differ.
Michael Kenna’s work has often been described as enigmatic, graceful and hauntingly beautiful much like the Japanese landscape. Kenna first visited Japan in 1987 for a one-person exhibition and was utterly seduced by the country’s terrain. Over the years he has traveled throughout almost the entire country constantly taking photographs. From these many treks the book Japan, featuring 95 of these photographs, was conceived.