NEWSText: Satsuki Miyanishi

Exhibition image visual 2014 ©Nicolas Buffe

The solo exhibition “The Dream of Polifilo” by an emerging artist Nicolas Buffe who works in Tokyo will be held at Art Gallery Artium. This exhibition will be a first exhibition in Kyushu prefecture as a traveling exhibition of the ongoing show at Hara Museum.

Based on a tribute to the classical literature of the end of the fifteenth century Europe “Hypnerotomachia Poliphili”, the adventure over the love and the dream of a boy Polifilo is a hero will be shown as one installation in the whole space. Besides murals drawing with dense lines, gorgeous three-dimensional artwork, the work using AR (Augmented Reality) will invite visitors to a world of a modern role-playing game. It will bring you an unexpected experience with surprise and excitement.

Nicolas Buffe “The Dream of Polifilo”
Date: July 5th – 27th, 2014
Opening hours: 10:00 – 20:00 (July 5th open at 18:30)
Place: Art Gallery Artium
Address: 8F IMS, 1-7-11 Tenjin, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka
Tel: 092-733-2050

Text: Satsuki Miyanishi

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