Paintings from the Around the World - Transient Tranquility

 
Tokyo painting

 

"Transient Tranquility"
Tokyo, Japan
Oil
40 X 30"

   


Story Behind the Painting

When visiting Tokyo on business, I was struck by the counter cultures converging - the proud, yet quiet Japanese history and the modern shameless chaos of tourists and commercial activity. The backdrop of this scene is the Nakamise market in front of the the Asakusa Shrine.