Thursday, March 21, 2019

Gajin Fujita is one of my favorite artists of recent years, so I’m looking forward to his show at L.A. Louver, which opens tomorrow featuring Fujita’s works on paper made over the past 7 years. The drawings portray geishas, demons, fish and flowers in a style influenced by Japanese ukiyo-e, modern day manga, American pop art and his East L.A. roots, creating a unique amalgamation of east meets west culture that could only exist today.

P.S. If you’re interested in learning more about collecting art, check out the Spring Schedule for The Fine Art of Art Collecting with Edward Goldman, art critic and host of KCRW’s “Art Talk”.

11 Comments

Sam October 15, 2018 at 05:04

Wow, this is incredible, what a grand talent and I didn’t even know about it, thanks for sharing. You are so thoughtful to stop by…Happy Friday sweetheart!

About Last Weekend October 16, 2018 at 23:24

Wow, the lines on these are just so different and so beautiful!

Marieken Hoefnagel October 17, 2018 at 23:21

Fabulous, thanks for sharing that video. A lot of awesome exhibitions seem to be on their way!

Alicia Mackin October 18, 2018 at 10:33

This sounds VERY interesting. I really need to get to more galleries. I live in NY and hardly ever go…sort of pathetic .

Cat Eyes & Skinny Jeans October 18, 2018 at 19:17

What exquisite talent!!

xx

Elisa @ Globetrotting in Heels October 19, 2018 at 20:24

I couldn’t view the video, but I really love the piece you shared here so I just had to google him! So some of his murals and graffiti, he is really good. Would love to see the show, it would be interesting to see, he doesn’t seem limited to one medium like many artists.

Rowena @ rolala loves October 20, 2018 at 10:31

Rowena @ rolala loves said…
I love learning about artists from you! I can only imagine how stunning Fujita’s work must be in person.

Diana Mieczan October 20, 2018 at 21:00

I really enjoyed that video and his work is amazing. Have a beautiful day, darling. xoxo

The Dainty Dolls House October 21, 2018 at 09:53

These are beautiful, I love how they come off of the paper really…amazing!! Loved the video as well. I hope you have a great day doll xx

Alexis Grace of North On Harper October 21, 2018 at 20:14

These are seriously stunning… I love the detail! Thanks so much for sharing– I love being introduced to an artist that I can fall in love with 🙂

Kim Alston October 21, 2018 at 21:13

His works are very stunning! have an amazing time at the exhibition mary jo. fabulous artist!

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