Contemporary Japanese artist: Buddhism, Shintoism, and Monks in the snow 

Contemporary Japanese artist: Buddhism, Shintoism, and Monks in the snow Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Sawako Utsumi is a contemporary Japanese artist who hails from northern Japan. In many of her art pieces, you find religious sentiments. This might be outright, for example, Nichiren in contemplation, or more subtle with Shinto shrines, Buddhist temples,…