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The first journal publishing original English-language translations of seminal works presently only available in their source language. Essential reading for everyone in the international academic community concerned with visual arts, architecture and design.

Global in scope and extensively illustrated, this unique and innovative new e-journal demonstrates the vitality of art historical and visual culture scholarship undertaken outside English-speaking territories and cultures. Offering high quality English language translations of seminal works presently available only in their source language, Art in Translation offers a fresh perspective on global art practices, history and theory. It covers all areas of the visual arts including painting, drawing, sculpture, architecture, design, and electronic media.

Publisher: Bloomsbury Journals (formerly Berg Journals)

Volume 4, Number 4, 2012
Special Issue: Japan


Editorial: Japan
pp. 387-390(4)
Author: Boyd Whyte, Iain


Research Article

A Eulogy to Michelangelo: A Preliminary Study of Le Corbusier
pp. 391-406(16)
Authors: Kenzō, Tange; Thompson, Robin


“Japanese Taste” in Modern Architecture
pp. 407-434(28)
Authors: Sutemi, Horiguchi; Thompson, Robin


The Formation of the Concept of “Art” and the Displacement of Realism
pp. 435-458(24)
Authors: Noriaki, Kitazawa; Thompson, Robin


Is the World Beautiful? Moriyama Daidō’s Provocation of the History of Photography
pp. 459-474(16)
Authors: Masafumi, Fukagawa; Fritsch, Lena


Morimura Yasumasa—Portrait (Futago)
pp. 499-512(14)
Authors: Michiko, Kasahara; Fritsch, Lena


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