RIO UMEZAWA個展「Time 回顧展ー7年前から今」

RIO UMEZAWA Solo Exhibition

Time Retrospective - 7 Years Ago to Now

2019.09.17 - 2019.10.05
EXHIBITION HOURS: 11:00 - 23:00
*Dining closed on Sundays & Public Holidays
*Works will be viewable all days
*Please check the website for reservations after 18:00


RIO UMEZAWA's solo exhibition "Time Retrospective - 7 years ago to now" will be held until next Saturday, October 5.
From the grid series (works on canvas painted only with magic markers) that triggered the launch of black and white works seven years ago, to miniature paintings, colorful canvas paintings, and color spray works of three-dimensional objects.
Also on display are abstract paintings that he is currently working on. Please feel free to visit.
RIO UMEZAWA (Born in 1974 in Mie Prefecture)
Studied at Mineo Oura Painting School from the age of 3 to junior high school, and moved to the U.S. by himself at the age of 15.
At an art high school in Massachusetts, he studied painting, sculpture, silk-screening, etching, dance, and musicals. He then went on to an art college in San Francisco.
After a working holiday in Australia, she returned to Japan.
In 1998, he began his career as a radio DJ, working on programs on FM OH! (Osaka), ZIP-FM (Nagoya), and JFN national broadcasts, while also doing various commercial narrations, MCing, and hosting.
In April 2014, he moved to Tokyo to expand his activities as a painter.
While continuing to work as a radio DJ and in other media, he has held solo and group exhibitions in Japan and abroad (Singapore, Taiwan),
He has participated in art fairs, competitions, and group exhibitions in Japan and abroad (Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea, the U.S., France, etc.).
He has also designed album jackets for musicians, wine labels in Germany, and artist collaboration goods for Sanseido Bookstore.
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