Yoshitomo Nara, ‘Real One’, 2020, Print, Offset lithograph in colors, Gallery 1890
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Yoshitomo Nara

Real One, 2020

Offset lithograph in colors
25 × 29 in
63.5 × 73.7 cm
.
$1,000
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Yoshitomo Nara
Japanese, b. 1959
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Influenced by elements of popular culture such as anime, manga, Walt Disney cartoons, and punk rock, Yoshitomo Nara creates paintings, sculptures, and drawings of adorable-yet-sinister childlike characters. Painted with simple bold lines, primary colors, and set against empty backgrounds, these small children and animals often share the canvas with text, knives, plants, and cardboard boxes, among other recurring elements. As one of the fathers and central figures of the Japanese neo-Pop movement, Nara’s work expresses the struggle to find an identity fractured by war, rapid modernization, and an omnipresent visual culture. Nara’s sculptures, made primarily from fiberglass, and his drawings on postcards, envelopes, and scraps of paper, further this exploration using the same elegance of line and simple palette as his paintings.

Yoshitomo Nara, ‘Real One’, 2020, Print, Offset lithograph in colors, Gallery 1890
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Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Yoshitomo Nara
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Browse works in this category
$700–$1,050
This work
$0
$7,350+
Yoshitomo Nara
Japanese, b. 1959
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Influenced by elements of popular culture such as anime, manga, Walt Disney cartoons, and punk rock, Yoshitomo Nara creates paintings, sculptures, and drawings of adorable-yet-sinister childlike characters. Painted with simple bold lines, primary colors, and set against empty backgrounds, these small children and animals often share the canvas with text, knives, plants, and cardboard boxes, among other recurring elements. As one of the fathers and central figures of the Japanese neo-Pop movement, Nara’s work expresses the struggle to find an identity fractured by war, rapid modernization, and an omnipresent visual culture. Nara’s sculptures, made primarily from fiberglass, and his drawings on postcards, envelopes, and scraps of paper, further this exploration using the same elegance of line and simple palette as his paintings.

Yoshitomo Nara

Real One, 2020

Offset lithograph in colors
25 × 29 in
63.5 × 73.7 cm
.
$1,000
Ships from Melbourne, FL, US
Free shipping worldwide
Location
Melbourne
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
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