At Art Cologne 2015, Whitestone Gallery from Tokyo, Japan, showed works by the Gutai Art Association, an art group formed in 1954 by young artists living in the Hanshin region and led by Jiro Yoshihara. In this video, Ji Young Park (Art Advisor, Whitestone Gallery) provides us with an introduction to the Gutai group and the gallery. The gallery’s exhibition at Art Cologne 2015 featured works by the artists Tsuyoshi Maekawa, Shuji Mukai, Yuko Nasaka, Shozo Shimamoto, Kazuo Shiraga, Yasuo Sumi, Atsuko Tanaka, Chiyu Uemae, and Jiro Yoshihara.
Gutai Group at Whitestone Gallery at Art Cologne 2015. Cologne (Germany), April 16, 2015.
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