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Souzou: Outsider Art From JapanMore than 300 works by residents and day attendees at social welfare institutions across the Japanese island of Honshu go on display at the Wellcome Collection. The Souzou exhibition - which roughly translates as "a force of creation or imagination" - includes ceramics, textiles, paintings, sculpture and drawings by artists including Shoichi Koga, Shinichi Sawada and Ryosuke Otsuji.

 

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Souzou: Outsider Art From Japan  Komei BEKKI Untitled collection Credit - Collection of the artist image © Wellcome Collection London  

   
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Souzou: Outsider Art From Japan Komei BEKKI Untitled collection Credit - Collection of the artist image © Wellcome Collection London 


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