A fantastic outpouring of feathered,winged,avian & imaginary creation for this, our first “FLOCK…Bird exhibition”! Here’s just a quick glimpse of the wonderful art currently greeting visitors to this entire 2nd floor west gallery exhibition! For more individual artist info please click onto our DFG schedule page here http://www.designfestagallery.com/form_en/gallery/exhibitors/list.php,
Six creative friends , Katsunori, Shiko,Shinya,Moeko,Keiko & Minami fill their space with highly original,offbeat eye-candy !
A very high standard of sensual and sensitive works depicting the female form by artist Kathmi exhibiting with us for her first time.
Japanese artist Kathmi Yoshida, is a painter & Graphic designer, in large scale painting at galleries events and alternative spaces world wide.
She simultaneously studying visual design at Musashino Art University 3 grade and work of paint&Design outside the education system. Born in Fukuoka Japan, and based in Tokyo.
Kathmi\’s intricate and complex style is rooted in a combination of Graffiti, Art Nouveau and Ukiyo-e. Watching her process, which she often exposes by painting front of an audience, allows a full appreciation of the level skill and vision she has.
A massive outpouring of talent in this large group exhibition which saw the project organizers select artists of extremely high standards in order to showcase collectively with such a strong impact…………Reflection runs until 11/15 in the following spaces
Here is a splendid write up on Reflection by OTAKU NEWS http://otakumode.com/news/563705eb5e17c1f742423362/
1-C, 1-D, 1-F, 1-G, 101,102, Art pocket, W-1, W-2, W-3, W-4, W-5, W-6, W-8 , W-9, W-10, W-12, W-13, W-14, W-15, W-16, W-17, W-18, W-19, W-20, W-21, W -22, W-27, W-28, E-1, E-2, E-3, E-4, E-5, E-6, E-7, E-8, E-9, E-10 , E-11, E-12, E-13, E-14, E-15, E-16, E-17, E-18, E-19
Fantastic 10 member handmade craft presentation with jewelry,ojet,fashion,accessories,interior and much more! Drop by and pick up something for Xmas, or just chat to the super-friendly creators…….I thoroughly enjoyed wandering about and talking with them.
A superb collection of fine art dragons, craft masks,painted plaques,footwear and wave-smoothed pebbles! Please visit the artist’s site here http://chiiro.jp/ or better still drop by and say hi in person!
Outstanding ceramic kiln-fired pottery creation rendered by a true craftsman. HAKUSAN KILN pottery classes taught! http://heartland.geocities.jp/tmaruou/
Toshirou Maruyama was born in Tokyou in 1940. Graduated from Waseda University, English Education, in 1964. Taught English at
Chiba prefecture for years and studied fine arts at SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS IN NEW YORK for two years. Now opened Hakusangama kiln in Ibaragi, Toride and the ceramic gallery and taught ceramic art to the students.
Visit the well written and informative account of “TOSHI in NYC” here! http://heartland.geocities.jp/tmaruou/inny/index.html
Toshirou Maruyama is a painter and a photographer and a ceramic artist. He likes to be free from traditions and challeges various possiblities in art. Now he tries to burn ceramic works in charcoal kiln and use metalic slips on them. He likes Anmonites and produced various imaged shapes from Anmonites. Showed The Reborn Anmonite Tower at the exihition of National Gallery of Nogizaka.
Works of Hakusangama kiln are interesting to watch and use and easy to buy. Hold them in your hands and imagine you use and watch in your kitchen or living room!
Diversity of creative disciplines…….