'Prisms'

/ May 15, 2018

'Prisms'

by Yukari Tanaka

May 17-June 3 Osaka native Jun Koshino is a graduate of the Graduate School of Kyoto City University of Arts, where he specialized in oil painting. In 1997, he held his first solo exhibition, "Spattering," at the Largerhaus store in Osaka. This is Koshino's 22nd solo ...

'Kotatsu Iwata: Coney Island Project'

/ May 8, 2018

'Kotatsu Iwata: Coney Island Project'

by Yukari Tanaka

May 11-June 2 Osaka-born painter Kotatsu Iwata moved to New York in 2004 after being influenced by the work of Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol. His subjects, like his inspirations, often draw from anime characters, logos and magazines that he encounters in everyday life. The "Coney ...

'William Morris: The History of Design'

/ Apr 17, 2018

'William Morris: The History of Design'

by Yukari Tanaka

April 21-July 16 A leading 19th-century English artist, poet and philosopher, William Morris (1834-1896) was a principle influence on the international arts and crafts movement, which sought to promote craftsmanship as a decorative art form during a time of post-industrial revolution mass production. His interior ...