At Daimaru and Matsuzakaya Department Stores, new works with the theme of "Think GREEN" by gallery UG exclusive artist / Kunihiko Nohara will be released. The Consept of "Think GREEN", the purpose is to convey "the importance of using Japanese wood" and "promoting the circulation of the forest". Nohara has created with this concept and "a relaxing moment" into his new works.
Daimaru Sapporo store 1st floor special venue
October 1st (Friday) to October 10th (Sunday) 10: 00-20: 00
Daimaru Umeda store 4th floor south escalator side event space
* At the southwest event space on the 3rd floor, Nohara’s artworks will be displayed at the same tine.
October 13th (Wednesday) -October 19th (Tuesday) 10: 00-20: 00
Daimaru Kobe store 1st floor main stage
October 21st (Thursday) -November 2nd (Tuesday) 10: 00-20: 00
Matsuzakaya Nagoya Store South Building 3rd Floor M Cubic
November 10th (Wednesday) -November 16th (Tuesday) 10: 00-18: 00
About Kunihiko NOHARA
Kunihiko NOHARA creates wood sculptures in which figures and animals are joined with spheres and other objects. In his works, the figures and animals wear their own space, scent, atmosphere, sensation, and time as a mass, and they are lovely and unique, but at the same time, they go back and forth between strangeness and mismatch as an extended body. Her figurative motifs are vividly painted to evoke abstract images. In recent years, he has been actively creating collaborative works between traditional crafts and contemporary art. In recent years, he has been actively creating works in collaboration with traditional crafts and contemporary art, and has been actively participating in solo exhibitions, art fairs, and special exhibitions overseas since 2010.
Sponsored by: Daimaru Matsuhan-ya Department Store / Supported by: National Federation of Forest Associations / In cooperation with gallery UG
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