Sunday, February 25, 2018

Nihonto-Yoroi Zasshi, The Online Samurai Magazine

Samurai History

Arms & Armour

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...

PORTRAIT – HYAKKIMARU WATANABE

Born in 1951 Living near Fujiyoshida city, Yamanashi Prefecture. 30 year career, his art has graced the covers of over 700 books. He designs posters, commercial...
Pavel Boff Nihonto Swordsmith

PORTRAIT – PAVEL BOLF

Art world - antiques

Events

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...

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...

Martial Arts

THE OLDEST MUSEUM IN THE WORLD

The Royal Armouries Museum, whose original home was in the Tower of London, can lay claim to being the oldest museum of arms and...

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...