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Yoshida Hodaka

Japanese, 1926-1995


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Born

Tokyo, 1926

Died

1995

Bio

Yoshida Hodaka, the second son of printmaker Yoshida Hiroshi and younger brother of Tôshi, was drawn to avant-garde waka poetry and oil painting. He participated in the 1949 Yomiuri Independent Exhibition along with his future wife Chizuko, though they were not to meet for another few years; they married in 1953. In 1957, the couple traveled to the United States where Hodaka led woodblock printmaking workshops at numerous colleges and universities, including the University of Oregon.

Gender

Male

Related People

Father of: Yoshida Ayomi (Japanese, born 1958)

Spouse: Yoshida Chizuko (Japanese, 1924-2017)

Son of: Yoshida Hiroshi (Japanese, 1876-1950)

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