パノラマ
パノラマ
パノラマ
パノラマ

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スラム街をエコタウンに!!美術家マゴの挑戦を描いた実録ハリウッド映画 - CAMPFIRE (キャンプファイヤー)

世界の電子機器の墓場と言われるガーナのスラム街“アグボグブロシー”。この地の貧困問題と環境問題をアートの力で変える為に立ち上がったアーティストの長坂真護の活動をエミー賞授賞監督カーン・コンウィザーが追ったドキュメンタリー映画“Still A Black Star ”の製作費ファンディングです。

Mago was born in Fukui Japan in 1984. An ink and wash (subokuga) artist in the modern time, travelling all around Japan, New York, Taiwan and China with his individual exhibitions featuring his painting skills whose technicality can be dated back to ancient times in Japan. On May 2010, he worked as an ART PR at the "Tokyo Big Sight of Design Festa" which collaborated with the county of Fukui. At this event an image of a dinousaur fossil on japanese paper was painted measuring with the length of 8m and width of 3.45m. In August 2010 mago showed up as the youngest live painting performer at the "Summer Sonic 2010 sonic cut" event. His work called 死してな音 which can be roughly translated to "The Waking voice of Awakening Death"combined artistic elements such as live painting , body painting and accompanying rock music. (He was invited again in 2011) In the same year , his design stayed as the top download for three weeks in a row for "Art Paradise" a website for cellphone wallpapers. Mago became the CAO of the square at the front of Fukui station, creating art in his theme called "Infinity Circle' Other collaborations include an ad-illusion with YKK from LEVI's Jeans, joining artistic minds with EMI MUSIC and LITHIUM HOMME. His recent activities include solo exhibitions such as the one with the CEO of FINAL FANTASY, Yashitaka Amano in January 2012 and another in the Shibuya Bunkama Gallery in Tokyo. In April, Mago was given the position of art designer in 頭がしびれるテレビ( Atama ga shibireru Terebi) in NHK, Tokyo. 2013 he moved to New York and released new ink wash painted works of art which mix various pop culture of the NY scene. In the spring of 2014 a documentary short film by Iro-Iro NYC Productions was released, receiving good reviews. In June of 2014, three venues were held simultaneously at TRiPLE-TOPs in Mago's unknown hometown of Fukui. By Fall 2015, he will have held a solo exhibition in Shanghai, China at M50.

  • [登録者]Lisa
  • [言語]日本語
  • 登録日 : 2020/03/05
  • 掲載日 : 2020/03/05
  • 変更日 : 2020/03/05
  • 総閲覧数 : 120 人