The Art of Japanese Life episode 3 – Home
The Art of Japanese Life episode 3 - Home
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The Art of Japanese Life episode 3 – Home

The Art of Japanese Life episode 3 - Home: In the final episode, Dr James Fox explores the art of the Japanese home. The clean minimalism of the Japanese home has been exported around the world, from modernist architecture to lifestyle stores like…

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The Art of Japanese Life episode 2 – Cities
The Art of Japanese Life episode 2 - Cities
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The Art of Japanese Life episode 2 – Cities

The Art of Japanese Life episode 2 - Cities: Dr James Fox explores how the artistic life of three great Japanese cities shaped the country's attitudes to past and present, east and west, and helped forge the very idea of Japan itself.  …

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The Art of Japanese Life episode 1 – Nature
The Art of Japanese Life episode 1 - Nature
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The Art of Japanese Life episode 1 – Nature

The Art of Japanese Life episode 1 - Nature: Dr James Fox journeys through Japan's mountainous forests, marvels at its zen gardens and admires centuries-old bonsai, to explore the connections between Japanese culture and the natural environment.     Travelling around Japan's stunning…

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Gardens Near and Far episode 8 –  Daitoku-ji, Japan
Daitoku-ji, Japan

Gardens Near and Far episode 8 – Daitoku-ji, Japan

Gardens Near and Far episode 8 – Daitoku-ji, Japan: silence, minimalism and symbolic meaning reign in the Japanese Zen garden. Stone lanterns, purifying basins and white rocks and pebbles are meticulously designed and laid out.     The monastery of Daitoku-ji consists of…

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