Juxtapoz Magazine - Naritaka Satoh's Big "Reveal" @ GR Gallery, NYC

GR gallery is delighted to present Reveal, Naritaka Satoh to start with solo exhibition in the U.S. and with the gallery. Spreading all over the whole gallery house, the show will existing fourteen artworks executed with the artist signature approach combining acrylic and pencil on wooden panel. Appositely conceived for the celebration, this new entire body of operates expands Satoh’s visual vocabulary with increased subjects, hues and expressions and deepen his discourse on the introspection and duality of the human psyche and the complexity of the hidden symbolism. His really exclusive fashion Juxtaposes hyper sensible, correctly well balanced and managed, black and white aspects, with howling and instinctive abstract-expressionist like thick acrylic brushstrokes.

Naritaka Satoh’s artworks, imbued with enigmatic recollections, depict and resolve the contrast in amongst logic and emotion, pervasive in each individual solitary and social perform. Summoning idealistic and conventional tenacious poetic imaginaries, mixing it together with daring factual reality, Satoh creates profound nonetheless captivating compositions, impartial from rigorous anatomy and quantity, encapsuled in an unsure time interval. The title normally takes inspiration from and previous Japanese expressing: ‘Cover up what smells bad’. Quoting the artist text: ‘As the stating goes, to be happy or displeased only with the superior pieces that have been unveiled into the environment, with out revealing inconvenient truths, is like wandering by way of a fictional entire world. Points are made up of all types of intertwining and balancing gatherings, like all those that are favorable or unacceptable to oneself. We battle, waver and wriggle between the boundaries of all forms of instances. The method is in no way seen to the human eye, but I believe that by knowledge the whole photo, with all the factors of the history that go on inside of the beautifully geared up membrane, we can stay in the truth without having any falsehoods’.

Eros and Thanatos, get and anarchy, harmony and instability, consciousness and unconsciousness inevitably live jointly in any entity and the worth of obtaining a stability in among these forces is what generates exceptional minds and creations. Satoh’s manufactured his priority to give a form to this fixed disconnection, masterfully depicting the solemnity of this splendid and serene spirit equipped to give the ideal area and to keep less than management the chaos that inhabit it. 

 Naritaka Satoh (Aichi Prefecture, 1980), graduated from Tokyo College of the Arts in 2006 and obtained an MFA in Style and design at the similar College in 2008. Since then he has been functioning on creating the special type that we can admire nowadays. His paintings are mostly concentrated on portraits and however existence subjects that outcome in a fusion of drawings so in depth that could be mistaken for pictures, with a layered of acrylic summary matière. His works, which have a sturdy presence established by his sound techniques, have been attracting notice and assist from both equally within and exterior Japan and have been exhibited thoroughly in Asia mostly and became section of prestigious art collections all over the world. 

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