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✳ The LARGEST COLLECTION of Hokusai's work EVER, over 1800 artworks from this great artist!!!!!!!!
✳ Welcome to the HD world of Japanese Art.
✳ HD collection of masterpieces of Hokusai + Interactive Biography Book + Many more other features= This App
★ 1) HD Art Gallery
In this app, we have a collection of more than 1800 HD artworks (paintings, drawings, etc.) throughout Hokusai's life history. We are constantly updating our database to include more artworks.
★ 2) Great Educational Contents
✓ We have integrated a beautiful book to illustrate the timeline of Hokusai and Japanese art.
✓ You can bookmark your favorite page, and even print them out right from your apps!
★ 3) Detailed series and categories
We collect his works mainly according to different series, from Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji to One hundred poems, we have 18 categories/series!!!
★ 4) Advanced Search Engine
Search by artwork name, series, year or whatever keywords you can think of.
★ 5) Multiple platform supported
iPad/iPhone/iTouch Compatible! Buy one copy and get them on all your devices.
★ 6) Retina HD enhanced
This app is enhanced to display stunning graphics on iPad 3's Retina screen, enjoy HD art works!
★ 7) Documentary
Selected Youtube Documentaries on Japanese art and Hokusai. Visualize and enhance your understanding!
★8) Slide show with background music
Instantly turn your device into a e-frame!
★ 9) Off-line Data
✓Once you download this app, everything is all set.
✓Browse great artwork in subway, a remote island, anywhere without the help of Internet.
✰ Katsushika Hokusai (葛飾北斎,September 23, 1760 – May 10, 1849) was a Japanese artist, ukiyo-e painter and printmaker of the Edo period. He was influenced by such painters as Sesshu, and other styles of Chinese painting. Born in Edo (now Tokyo), Hokusai is best known as author of the woodblock print series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (富嶽三十六景 Fugaku Sanjūroku-kei?, c. 1831) which includes the internationally recognized print, The Great Wave off Kanagawa, created during the 1820s.
✳ Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji
✳Books and Series
✳Landscapes and scenics
✳One hundred poems
✳Religious and Mystic
access to information without wifi or 3G connection
✓ Updated Information:
We update our image bank frequently.
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★ Proudly Presented by MOKOO: Technology Connecting Humanity ★
❐ MOKOO's feedback policy for Art Apps:
If there is any artwork that you think is important in western art history is not displayed in our app, please send us an email, we will include those artists and artworks in our next update.
What's New in Version 1.1
☂Fixed a bug that may lead to crash during initiation
☂New video session
No Depth and Childish Captions.
Anyone who praises this app, knows nothing about Art appreciation—there, I said it!
This is simply a collection of images. Before downloading, just visit the 'developer website' link provided in the details and you'll get a glimpse of dubious websites which I'm sure violates Apple's standards in one way or another..
Anyway, this application offers no insight into the printmaker, Hokusai. One could easily find a good collection of this by just doing a Google images search. In fact, the captions poorly written by an author who has a poor command of the English language and writes with distracting childish and irrelevant observations that have nothing to do with the artist Hokusai, or the print being shown.
So, don't fool yourself into thinking that you're doing something for the arts, or expanding your Art history knowledge by downloading this app, which in my opinion seems to be bilking art+app patrons forever whatever money or attention they can get just to position themselves prominently in the App Store.
The artist is a true master. The work includes portraits, land and seascapes, botanicals, and much more, all categorized. There are so many images I've never seen in exhibits. I love this app and gladly pay for it if I'd had any idea what a treasure trove it is. I could do without the music, however. It's a waste of memory.
where are the prints?
I go through this a lot. What may seem easy to do, is difficult for my limited experiences with apps and programs.
I have tried to find the prints but can only read the slideshow over and over. It seems to have orange color links but they don't work.
I am getting tired of trying and tomorrow is another day.
- Category: Lifestyle
- Updated: Nov 26, 2012
- Version: 1.1
- Size: 839 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: WEI YAO
- © MOKOO.org
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation), and iPod touch (5th generation). This app is optimized for iPhone 5.