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Hiroshi Teshigahara (1927–2001)

Hiroshi Teshigahara was born the son of Sofu Teshigahara who was the founder of the Sogetsu School of Ikebana (flower arrangement). In 1950, he graduated from the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music in oil painting. In 1958, he became the director of Sogetsu Art Centre and took a leading role in avant-garde activities in many fields ... See full bio »


(age 74) in Tokyo, Japan

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 1992 Gô-hime
 1989 Rikyu
 1985 Antonio Gaudí (Documentary)
 1981 Sculpture mouvante - Jean Tinguely (Documentary short)
 1979 Zatôichi monogatari (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1977 Warera no Shuyaku (TV Movie)
 1967 Explosion Course (Documentary)
 1965 Jose Torres II (Documentary)
 1965 White Morning (Short)
 1963 Sculptures by Sofu - Vita (Short)
 1962 Pitfall
 1959 Jose Torres (Documentary short)
 1958 Tokyo 1958 (Documentary short)
 1956 Ikebana (Documentary short)
 1955 Juuninin no shashinka (Documentary)
 1953 Hokusai (Documentary short)
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