Yoshitomo Nara Yoshitomo Nara
September 16—October 31, 2015
Johnen Galerie, Berlin

Yoshitomo Nara Yoshitomo Nara

Exhibition view: Yoshitomo Nara, Johnen Galerie, Berlin, 2015 Photo © Andrea Rossetti

Press Release

Johnen Galerie is pleased to present Yoshitomo Nara’s sixth solo exhibition with the gallery. The exhibition will include new paintings on canvas, on wood and on cardboard and a number of drawings. It is the artist’s first exhibition in Germany since 2008. Best known for his images of large-eyed children, often melancholy, mischievous and / or roguish, against an ostensibly uniform background, Nara’s representations are neither realistic nor entirely cartoonish. Despite the misleadingly simple array...
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