Lulu Kono solo exhibition「LULU」
2018. 4. 27 Fri. - 2018. 5. 10 Thu.
4.27 Fri. - 5.10 Thu.
(Closes at 6:00 p.m. on the last day only)
5.5 Sat. 18:00-21:00
The artist will also be at the gallery. Please feel free to visit.
DMOARTS is pleased to present "LULU", the first solo exhibition of Lulu Kono at DMOARTS.
Last year, he exhibited at "UNKNOWN ASIA 2017," an international art fair organized and managed by digmeout, and became the first Japanese artist to win the Grand Prix. He is a promising artist who will be active from Osaka to the world.
This ambitious solo exhibition is named after the artist himself. The gallery will be decorated with colorful artworks in the season of fresh greenery.
UNKNOWN ASIA 2017 Grand Prix Award
Lives in Nagoya, Japan; quit his job in 2015 to travel for an extended period of time.
After traveling around, I arrived in Mexico and realized that I had spent most of the money in my account.
There, he negotiated with the hotel owner to see if he could stay for free in exchange for painting on the walls of the inn.
When I finished painting, I moved on to the next inn, and as I painted on various walls
He enjoyed it so much that he returned to Japan about a year later, wanting to make painting his career.
He began his artist career in the spring of 2016.
Most of my paintings are one-shot drawings without drafts, and I draw them in the hope that they will brighten the viewer's day.
His goal is to paint in orphanages and institutions for handicapped children around the world and bring joy to the children there.