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The show highlights Nara’s abstracted portraits and self-portraits that illustrate a vivid chronicle of his life between New York and Japan, reading as a visual diary as the artist steps back and forth between localities, ideas, and emotive states.

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Ethan Cohen Gallery is pleased to present Akito Nara’s first solo exhibition with the gallery, entitled Ikiru wo Egaku (Painting is Living/Living is Painting). The show highlights Nara’s body of work made between 2015 and 2020 where the artist weaves together kaleidoscopic images of abstracted portraits and self-portraits that illustrate a vivid chronicle of his life between New York and Japan. …

Ethan Cohen Gallery is pleased to present Akito Nara’s first solo exhibition with the gallery, entitled Ikiru wo Egaku (Painting is Living/Living is Painting). The show highlights Nara’s body of work made between 2015 and 2020 where the artist weaves together kaleidoscopic images of abstracted portraits and self-portraits that illustrate a vivid chronicle of his life between New York and Japan. The result is fresh and highly personal, reading as a visual diary as the artist steps back and forth between localities, ideas, and emotive states

Akito Nara paints abstract works, evoking the …

Location

251 West 19th Street
New York, NY, US
11am – 6pm Tue – Sat BY APPOINTMENT