Art of Japan** f6C / V5
[Art of Japan, 2 kb]8m.

Rockfax Description
The north facing side-wall via side-pulls is superb. Approach from the top of the crag. Coming in from the left is The Arse of Japan, f7A+. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: The Curbar Crush, Peak Bouldering - bold-star Eastern-Grit sub 7s.

Photo: Art of Japan © mark20
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 105 logbooks, and on 16 wishlists.

bit greasy...
Don Jebus - Sent x - 05/Aug/15

Smelly Fox - Sent x - 15/Apr/15

westaway - Sent O/S - 30/Mar/15

dom94 - Sent - 13/Mar/15 with Nick Priestley, Calum Wadsworth, Fran, alex mccann

Calum Wadsworth - Sent x - 13/Mar/15 with Dom B, Nick P, Fran Hammond, Alex

Nick1812P - Sent O/S - 13/Mar/15 with speedy, dom94, Calum, Fran

Hidden - Sent x - 26/Feb/15

RKirke - Sent x - 08/Feb/15 with Edward Hastrop

Fell off the top hold 2 or 3 times
Stroppy - Sent dnf - 08/Feb/15 with Roger Kirke

Gambit - Sent dnf - 07/Feb/15 with OlI

AlexRenshaw - Sent - 24/Jan/15 with Jules McKim

julesmckim - Sent x - 24/Jan/15 with Alex Renshaw

Ian Broome - Sent rpt - 04/Jan/15 with Laika, Mike

mikephilrob - Sent O/S - 04/Jan/15

mic_b - Sent β - 04/Jan/15 with Heidi

geddicakes - Sent - 13/Dec/14 with Jim Brownlow, Paul Phillips, Steve Harby

Great problem!
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Sent x - 13/Dec/14 with Ben Burns

AshBash - Sent dnf - 30/Nov/14

Eddie Shelbourne - Sent - 30/Nov/14 with cheque, Becca Holmes

kermit_uk - Sent β - 30/Nov/14 with Katy, Simon L

Hidden - Sent x - 30/Nov/14

Hidden - Sent x - 25/Nov/14

al123 - Sent - Nov/14

jonny north - 13/Oct/14

DaveFidler - Sent x - 21/Aug/14

chris.t - Sent - 19/Aug/14

done
chinkus303 - Sent β - 05/May/14

JoshShaw - 03/May/14

Hidden - Sent - 15/Apr/14

Took a few attempts to work out feet but smooth as soon as you find them
BenjyW - Solo RP - 13/Apr/14

Hidden - Sent x - 29/Mar/14

Hidden - Sent - 29/Mar/14

philipjames - Sent - 15/Mar/14 with C coldwell-storry

Garrouli - Sent x - 08/Mar/14 with Ryan, Ioanna

Alex Norman - Sent x - 05/Mar/14 with Harry, Danaan, Callum

Hidden - Sent x - 28/Feb/14

Hidden - Sent β - 11/Jan/14

done
chinkus303 - Sent x - 2014

w.pettet-smith - 2014

Hidden - Sent x - 29/Dec/13

really good
tgeh - Sent x - 14/Dec/13 with imogene

Dan_Carroll - Sent - 09/Dec/13

sgl0jd - 08/Dec/13

Simon_Letman - Sent x - 07/Dec/13 with Mark gillanders

Hidden - Sent - 07/Dec/13

3rd go.
Pathological_Climber - Sent x - 07/Dec/13

quiffhanger - Sent β - 07/Dec/13 with Dan M, Tom

Chris_barr - Sent β - 10/Nov/13

AshWH - Sent x - 06/Oct/13 with crew

Hidden - Sent dnf - 26/Jul/13

henry peter jenkins - Sent x - 24/Apr/13 with cedrick, dale clover

masonwoods101 - Sent x - 13/Apr/13 with birdie1989

birdie1989 - Sent - 13/Apr/13

fp219 - Sent - 13/Apr/13 with Alex Bird, david mason

I am quite short so found the moves pretty interesting. The fall has death potential, but it is pretty unlikely to happen as long as you have a half-decent spotter. Great climb.
joe1joe1joe2 - Sent x - 03/Mar/13

Really nice and great outlook..
Ricky Rocks - Sent β - 02/Mar/13

al123 - Sent - 27/Feb/13

Got past the crux. It shall be mine next time!
owb106 - Sent dnf - 24/Feb/13 with Chris Smith

Hidden - Sent - 17/Feb/13

drysori - Sent - 16/Feb/13 with Andy Gray

Joe Costello - Sent x - 16/Feb/13 with Liam

Sidekick - Sent - 16/Feb/13

Used a different sequence to when I had tried it previously, it worked thanks to a good tip from Will.
Si dH - Sent x - 05/Jan/13

crazy crane - 2013 with Brian Mcalinden

highrepute - Sent - 08/Dec/12

Hidden - Sent x - 08/Dec/12

Hidden - 18/Nov/12

john lynch - Sent - 16/Nov/12 with johan, Lewis Andrew

simon cox - Sent - 15/Nov/12

Apharri - Sent x - 15/Nov/12 with Jim Gayler

Gus - Sent β - 10/Nov/12

Hidden - Sent x - 03/Nov/12

Hidden - Sent x - 27/Oct/12

markalmack - Sent x - 27/Oct/12 with TL

Hidden - Sent - 21/Oct/12

mark20 - Sent x - 21/Oct/12

J.Wells - Sent x - 21/Oct/12 with Matt, Mark Rankine

Awesome!
AlistairB - Sent x - 07/Oct/12 with Elliot

Amazing problem, well worth seeking out!
siwid - 12/May/12

stephenhartley - Sent - May/12

excellent!! 2nd go today but played on last year. think font 6c
Graeme Hammond - Sent x - 04/Feb/12 with Martin Williams, Richard Williams

Found this quite tricky. V.good
Ian Broome - Sent - 22/Jan/12

Hidden - 15/Jan/12

Andrew Jennings - Sent - 15/Jan/12 with Mia Stacey, John Alexander, Tim Heaton, Brian McAlinden

tuftynick - Sent - 14/Jan/12 with andy benson, ben winston

Hidden - Sent x - 14/Jan/12

Hidden - 2012

Joe Lawson - Sent x - 2012

Hidden - Sent β - 18/Nov/11

font 6C
aretherenoneleft - Sent x - 06/Nov/11

Hidden - Sent - 06/Nov/11

good problem
al123 - Sent - 06/Nov/11 with adam

Jack00 - Sent x - 03/Sep/11

Lex Wilkinson - Sent - 27/Aug/11

nai - Sent x - 02/May/11

Hidden - Sent - 02/Apr/11

TomPR - Solo - 24/Feb/11

Ram MkiV - Sent β - 28/Jan/11 with sam & noaks

Andrew Barker - Sent O/S - 24/Nov/10

sadams - Sent - 24/Oct/10 with Eric Hildrew

font 6c
nathanlee - Sent x - 16/Oct/10 with Dom Lee

dominic lee - Sent O/S - 30/Sep/10 with nathan lee

peterbull - Solo O/S - 21/Sep/10

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Solo O/S - 18/Sep/10 with Nic Sellars

Hidden - 2006

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
KennyGeoghegan, Dan Watson, ElliotShiel, GeneralFifi, TimG, TonyF, BennyTheW, Phil Blue, mop449, Milnes, fp219, stvey

Voting
Total votes cast 62
hard f6C+0 of 24
f6C+1 of 24
easy f6C+1 of 24
hard f6C7 of 24
f6C13 of 24
easy f6C0 of 24
hard f6B+2 of 24
f6B+0 of 24
easy f6B+0 of 24
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