Geniuses - Taro Okamoto who opened up the times, Osamu Tezuka ...
Artglorieux GALLERY OF TOKYO
We spotlight two geniuses who made history of art culture of postwar Showa by now exhibition titled "geniuses who opened up the times".
Modern art that enters the mainstream of art all over the world now, and shows upsurge.
It is Taro Okamoto that can be also known as Japanese pioneers of this modern art.
It is artist of impression called slightly strange people known as remark, "art is explosion" with "solar tower" and TV in Osaka World Exposition, but the artistry is appreciated very much.
Original expression that conventional art in Japan did not have, posture that continued demanding freedom against social power, powerful, passionate molding and color certainly had a great influence on Japanese art after the war.
In addition, it is Osamu Tezuka that we raise comics and animation which are Japanese culture to be able to be proud of to the world for art now, and is said to be to "God of comics".
There should be many people excited around childhood including "firebird" "Astro Boy" "jungle great emperor".
There were "preciousness of life" and "hope to the future" in the root of work of Osamu Tezuka as theme, and the universal theme caught mind of children of the world across border.
And Japanese "comics" were greatly brought up to world "MANGA" by innovativeness in his expression having a big influence on later comic artists and being unbroken again and being inherited.
By now exhibition, we will display mainly on print work of Taro Okamoto and illustration of colored paper size of Osamu Tezuka.
Please touch work of two great depicters.
Event name: Geniuses - Taro Okamoto who opened up the times, Osamu Tezuka ...
Period: 2020.03.05 - 2020.03.11
It was finished
※We are closed at 6:00 p.m. on the last day