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Golden Sea

  • A film, exhibition, and retrospective mongraph by artist Makoto Fujimura, sponsored by the Fujimura Institute.

Golden Sea is a major mid-career project by Makoto Fujimura. It takes its name from a series of paintings by the artist, and in addition to painted works, the project comprises a published retrospective monograph containing images of his paintings with accompanying essays by leading critics and scholars and a biographical documentary film featuring interviews with Fujimura and his colleagues. To read more about the project, visit the Golden Sea microsite.


Fujimura Institute guided and sponsored the creation of this significant volume. The Institute is currently supporting an ongoing exhibition of the Golden Sea paintings, often with screenings of the Golden Sea documentary. You can find information on current and future exhibitions in our events page or by browsing the listings below.