SoundSpot - Watanabe Shotei

Pictures at the Micro-Exhibition (2018).

Navid Bargrizan, Harn Composer-in-Residence Summer 2018.

Performed by Laurent Estoppey, alto saxophone.

Inspired by Shotei Watanabe's Album of Flowers, Plants, Vegetables, and Animals (currently not on view).

Composer commentary

Image credit:

Shotei Watanabe (aka Seitei Watanabe)

Album of Flowers, Plants, Vegetables, and Animals.

c. 1900-1910

Color and ink on paper; mounted as accordion-style album.

Museum purchase, funds provided by the Gladys Harn Harris Art Acquisition Endowment and Robert H. and Kathleen M. Axline Acquisition Endowment. 2017.9.4