Yoshinobu Nakagawa “Light Pot”
Ends in 49 days
Born in Osaka in 1964, Yoshinobu Nakagawa now resides in Shiga Prefecture. Since his first one-person show in 1987, the year he graduated from Osaka University of Art, Nakagawa’s motif has consistently been the relationship between plants and human beings, namely, agriculture and cultivation, or the structure of plants. For Nakagawa, the relation between artist and art works resembles that between farmer and plants. He puts pigment on canvas, just as famers sow plant seeds in the earth. He works with materials, just as farmers cultivate the field. Nakagawa’s works are housed in many museum collections, such as the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo and the Museum of Modern Art, Wakayama, as well as in many company collections such as Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K., Tokyo. On this occasion, new sculptures from his representative series ‘Light Pot’ and other works such as “Root of Light” are displayed.
from January 18, 2020 to March 14, 2020
Opening Reception on 2020-01-18 from 17:00 to 19:00
http://www.taguchifineart.com/Etop.html (venue's website)
From 13:00 To 19:00
Closed on Mondays, Sundays, Holidays
Address: 2-6-13-B1F Nihonbashi-honmachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0023
Phone: 03-5652-3660 Fax: 03-5652-3661
4 minute walk from Exit A4 or Exit Coredo Muromachi at Mitsukoshimae Station on the Ginza line and the Hanzomon line, 4 minutes walk from Exit 5 at Shin-Nihonbashi Station on the JR Sobu Rapid line.