The eight-spoked wheel of Dharma, with a graphic representation of a lotus at its center.

The Art of Shinjo Ito

Throughout his life, Shinjo Ito pursued expression of his artistic inclinations through a variety of mediums. Building on his early interest in portraiture and photography, Shinjo matured into a skilled sculptor both of Buddhist icons and of portrait busts. Browse here a curated collection of some of Shinjo’s best work, with descriptive explanations and dates given for each.