GALLERY9.5 at Hotel Anteroom Kyoto will present the exhibition “MIMIC” by Sasada. In this exhibition, 12 artworks mainly detailed monochrome image on a large canvas using 0.3mm ball‐point pen, and they are also related to the exhibition being held currently at the former CA4LA Omotesando. His unique world inspired by Ukiyo-e or Western religious painting attracts people.
The theme for this exhibition “MIMIC” means to imitate the shape and appearance to other things. It is that animals resemble their shapes and colors like plants, animals and its surroundings for self-defense and attack. There are animals have the appearance similar to a particular environment by evolution, and ones have the ability to change the appearance of their own. The artist says his works express mimics in his fantasy.
Yasuto Sasada “MIMIC”
Date: August 24th – September 1st, 2013
Opening hours: 12:00 – 19:00
Opening receotion: August 24th 18:00 – 20:00
Place: Hotel Anteroom Kyoto GALLERY9.5
Address: 7 Aketa-cho, Higashi 9 Jyo, Minami-ku, Kyoto
Tel: +81 (0)75 681 5656
Text: Satsuki Miyanishi