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Notan: Japanese Principle of Dark and Light

Milne, Amy

Introduction

Notan is the Japanese design principle of light and dark. The eastern symbol of the Yin and Yang, the most recognizable example of Notan, illustrates this visual duality succinctly--black and white occupy equal space in this image and each contains a trac...(More)

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