ARTIST'S INTRODUCTION / STATEMENT
The "Long Time No See Exhibition" showcases the breathtaking works of Nanako Izumi, Ayumu Kamiyama, and Ayako Hasegawa, who are known for their remarkable artistic skills and innovative use of traditional techniques. Nanako Izumi's two-dimensional works, which are created mainly through oil-based water-based woodblock prints on Tosa washi paper, feature intricate details and vibrant colors that bring her subjects to life. Ayumu Kamiyama, on the other hand, uses various techniques such as woodblock prints, watercolor and crayon drawings, and picture books, to create his masterpieces that are full of playful and imaginative themes. Finally, Ayako Hasegawa combines lithography and silkscreen to create works that best utilize Japanese paper, creating intricate and captivating pieces that are a testament to her artistic skills.
These three talented artists offer a unique and refreshing perspective on Japanese art, and their works are a must-see for anyone who appreciates the beauty and tradition of Japanese art. Don't miss out on this rare opportunity to view their works at the "Long Time No See Exhibition," only at Art For Thought Gallery in Ginza, Tokyo.
2012 Kanuma City Sumio Kawakami Woodblock Print Grand Prize (Semi-Grand Prize) / Sumio Kawakami Memorial Museum Japan Print Association Print Exhibition (Award Candidate) / Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
2011 Graduate School of Fine Arts, Tama Art University Completion of Area
2009 Graduated from Tama Art University, Department of Painting,
Department of Printmaking
1986 Born in Tokyo
2011 Graduate School of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts Completed major art education laboratory Salon de Printemps Award
2009 Graduated from Tama Art University, Department of Painting, Department of Printmaking
1987 Born in Chiba Prefecture
2012 Member of Saitama Prefecture Print Association
2011 Department of Design, Department of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts
2009 Graduated from Tama Art University, Department of Painting, Department of
1985 Born in Niigata Prefecture