Aka-Fujii Mounted Print
Giclee inkjet digital print from the original by Carl Randall. Printed on Premium Lustre Photo Satin 280gsm paper ; mounted and ready to be be framed.
Mount size 474 x 577mm
Members price: £180.00
In 2012 the Travel Award was won by Carl Randall for his proposal to travel along the Tokaido Highway between Tokyo to Kyoto in the footsteps of Japanese woodblock print artist Ando Hiroshige (1797-1858). On route he recorded the people, their livelihoods and the landscape as he finds them today in contrast to what was portrayed by Hiroshige.
Carl (b. 1975, UK) is the winner of the 2012 BP Travel Award and exhibited in the 2002, 2012 and 2013 BP Portrait Awards. He is a graduate of The Slade of Fine Art, The Princes Drawing School and Tokyo University of Fine Arts. He has won several other prizes including 1st prize in the Sunday Times Watercolour Competition; 2nd prize twice in The William Coldstream Painting Competition at The Slade; and The 2011 Nomura Art Prize, Tokyo, Japan. Scholarships include The Daiwa Anglo Japanese Foundation and MEXT Scholarships to study in Japan.
He has exhibited and sold with various galleries in the UK and internationally The Royal Academy of Arts, The Jerwood Gallery, The Mall Galleries; Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Arts, Tokyo Art Award; Art Volta, Basel, Switzerland; and Art Taipei, Taiwan. Artist in Residencies include Hiroshima Art Document, Hiroshima City (to meet and paint portraits of survivors of the atomic bomb); and ING Fresh Eyes on Formula 1, Fuji Speedway (to document the Formula 1 races in Japan).
While we make every effort to give accurate descriptions of our products, the dimensions, colour and other specifications sometimes change. Consequently, dimensions quoted should be treated as a guide only. We charge a flat rate £3.99 for postage and packaging in the UK, regardless of quantity, size, or value. Postage and packaging to the EU ranges from £7.00 to a maximum of £20.00, and Worldwide from £9.00 to £25.00. Prices, which include VAT where appropriate, may also vary from those in our shops. If your delivery address is outside the EU, you may be subject to import duties, taxes and delivery charges, which are levied once a shipment reaches the destination country. The consignee (customer) is responsible for all additional charges resulting from customs clearance. Please note that customs policies vary widely from country to country, so please contact your local customs office for further information.
All items are subject to availability at the time of ordering, so please allow a maximum of 10 working days for any item that is out of stock.
We reserve the right to withdraw discount codes at any time. All purchases support the National Portrait Gallery
Offer of the week