Thursday, September 20, 2018

Nihonto-Yoroi Zasshi, The Online Samurai Magazine

Samurai History

Arms & Armour

PORTRAIT – YOSHINDO YOSHIHARA

Yoshindo Yoshihara was born in Japan in 1943, he is the tenth generation of his family to continue the art of sword making, an...

PORTRAIT – FORD HALLAM

Ford Hallam holds a unique position in the world of fine art metalwork. He is the only non-native artist to have been adopted into...

Art world - antiques

Events

PORTRAIT – PAVEL BOLF

I was born in 1973. My interest in Japanese swords began when I was 14, firstly as a user when I started to practise...

PORTRAIT – YOSHINDO YOSHIHARA

Yoshindo Yoshihara was born in Japan in 1943, he is the tenth generation of his family to continue the art of sword making, an...

PORTRAIT – FORD HALLAM

Martial Arts

ITALY’ S HIDDEN SAMURAI COLLECTION

Frederick was born in Florence (1838-1906) but was sent to England as a young boy to study. His father Thomas, was a colonel of the...

Museums

ITALY’ S HIDDEN SAMURAI COLLECTION

Frederick was born in Florence (1838-1906) but was sent to England as a young boy to study. His father Thomas, was a colonel of the...

Budogu Suppliers

The Worlds Best Samurai Museum?

In the late 19th century Western culture was revolutionised when it discovered the sophistication and novelty of the arts developed in Japan during its...