Yoshitomo Nara is a Japanese artist. He lives and works in Tokyo, though his artwork has been exhibited worldwide. Nara received his B.F.A. and an M.F.A. from the Aichi Prefectural University of Fine Arts and Music. Between 1988 and 1993, Nara studied at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, in Germany. Nara has had nearly 40 solo exhibitions since 1984. He is represented in New York City by Marianne Boesky Gallery, in Los Angeles by Blum & Poe and in London by Stephen Friedman Gallery Nara first came to the fore of the art world during Japan’s Pop art movement in the 1990s. The subject matter...
|Birthdate:||December 5, 1959|
|Education:||Aichi Prefectural University of Fine Arts and Music, Aichi Prefectural University of Fine Arts and Music|