Yukimasa IDA Portraits
Period: 25th June – 7th July , 11:00 – 22:30
Venue: GINZA TSUTAYA BOOKS, GINZA SIX 6F, GINZA ATRIUM
Yukimasa IDA will present his solo exhibition, PORTRAITS at GINZA TSUTAYA BOOKS, Tokyo, Japan.
The exhibition features a series of oil paintings, sculpture, and also new silkscreen works.
We all are looking forward to having you.
■ Forbes JAPAN「30 Under 30」とは
「30 Under 30」とは、アメリカのForbes誌が2011年より毎年行っているアワードで、各界を代表する「30歳未満の30人」を選出する企画です。日本では今年初開催となり、Business Entrepreneur / Social Entrepreneurs / Healthcare & Science / Art / Entertainment & Sportsの５分野から合計で30名が選出されました。
Nominated as ForbesJAPAN ”30 Under 30”
Yukimasa Ida is nominated as Forbes Japan ”30 Under 30” under the category of Art.This can be seen on Forbes Japan’s special website and magazine.
■ What is Forbes JAPAN ”30 Under 30”
Forbes 30 Under 30 is an annual award launched by US-based magazine Forbes in 2011, which nominates 30 influential people in each category under the age of 30. Japan edition is launched for the first time this year and total 30 people were nominated from five categories, business, entrepreneur, social entrepreneurs, healthcare & science, art, and entertainment.
Emerging artist Yukimasa Ida will be participating at the 4th annual Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Gala.
The 4th foundation gala will be hosted late July, in Domaine Bertaud Belieu Vineyard, St. Tropez, France. Donations made by 103 artists such as Cecily Brown, Damien Hirst, Tom Sachs, also includes 4 artists from Japan, Kazumi Nakamura, Team Lab, Takuro Kubota and Yukimasa Ida. Ida will be participating as the most youngest in the LDF history, and will be donating a 2590×1940mm portrait of Leonardo DiCaprio, which was commissioned by the LDF.
Simon de Pury, also know as “the Mic Jagger of art auctions” for his exciting style of auctioneering, has taken post as the auctioneer.
The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation also plans to hold an online auction starting this year, for art collectors worldwide to bid, from July 27th to August 23rd. Yukimasa Ida will be donating one large painting and one sculptural piece to the auctionThe artworks that are going under the hammer will be exhibited at a space in New York from August 16th through August 23rd. Further information and updates.