At CALM & PUNK GALLERY in Tokyo, Ryu Okubo’s first solo exhibition “Like A Broken iPhone” will start from April 8th to 24th, who has been released his art works which has advantage of soft hand-painted touch and the lively organic representation actively on magazines, books, films and advertising.
Okubo says “in daily life, motif and events that moved my heart enough to conceive concept of works and exhibitions seem casual and are not much of a surprise.” For him, the trivial happening such as “dropped my iPhone” is sufficient motivation enough to draw pieces of painting.
This time, in an attempt kneaded initiative before, he will display 100 works including animation, paintings, drawings, textiles and 3D works which produced for this solo exhibition. Other than its opening reception, a talk event will be planned from 19:00 to 21:00 on April 16th.
Ryu Okubo Exhibition “Like A Broken iPhone”
Date: April 8th – 24th, 2016
Opening hours: 12:00 – 19:00 (Closed on Monday)
Place: CALM & PUNK GALLERY
Address: Asai building 1F, 1-15-15, Nishiazabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Tel: +81(0)3 5775 0825
Text: Aya Shomura