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[Private Sale] Unique piece of Mel Bochner

Introducing a unique piece of Mel Bochner from CURIO private sales.     Mel Bochner is a conceptual artist born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1940 and currently based in New York.     |“Language” as the theme   The theme of "Language" is incorporated into the colorful backdrops of Bochner's works.   He explores the intersection of language and visual expression by developing words in two dimensions and creates a variety of works using figures, lines, and symbols in the realm of language.         [Blah, Blah, Blah] by Mel Bochner        Bochner's paintings, which are drawn by randomly dripping paint to blend into the background, and the selected word and various colors encourage people not only to look at them from a distance but also to take a closer look with their eyes wide open.   You will be captivated by the magic created as...
2022.10.25
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[Call for Entry] Want to sell your canvas collection of Izumi Kato?

To those who have a canvas piece by Izumi Kato   Here at CURIO, our client is looking for canvas work by Izumi Kato. If you have his work, why not sell them with CURIO?     Please contact us first for an appraisal of the sales value. >>>  https://curio-w.jp/en/contact/       from izumikato.com     For selling, appraisal of your collection, or any inquiries, feel free to contact us.   >>>  https://curio-w.jp/en/contact/
2022.10.13
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[Private Sale] “Yellow Pumpkin” Yayoi Kusama’s Iconic Motif

We are pleased to introduce two yellow pumpkins by Yayoi Kusama from our private sale.   Needless to say, "Pumpkin" is Yayoi Kusama's well-known representative motif. "Yellow Pumpkin" is particularly popular above all.    | The iconic Yayoi Kusama yellow pumpkin on Naoshima is back after typhoon     Yayoi Kusama’s Yellow Pumpkin sculpture was swept up in a tropical storm last August.   The artwork has returned to Naoshima, one of Japan’s art islands in the Seto Inland Sea. It has been restored to its original setting, on the edge of an old pier, where it has been perched since 1994.         Naoshima is full of unique installations by famous contemporary artists. Of all the projects on the island, however, no piece is quite as iconic as Yayoi Kusama’s bright yellow pumpkin sculpture, which has become something of a trademark of Naoshima since its installation.  ...
2022.10.12
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[Call for Entry] Want to sell your canvas collection of Tomoko Nagai?

To those who have canvas pieces by Tomoko Nagai   Here at CURIO, our client is looking for canvas work by Tomoko Nagai. If you have her works, why not sell them with CURIO?     Please contact us first for an appraisal of the sales value.  >>> https://curio-w.jp/en/contact/       Instagram account of tomoko_nagai_official       After you give us the information about your collection, our staff will check and inform you of the approximate price.   ◆ You can decide whether to sell or not after the price assessment.   ◆ You can just consult the price if you are deciding whether to sell or not.   ◆    You can keep the piece in your hand until it is sold.   ◆ We will take your desired price into consideration. ◆ We do not make unreasonable solicitations or sales activities.     After the contract is concluded, we will also introduce the piece at CURIO's private sale.     For...
2022.10.07
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[Private Sale] Adam Lister Pixelated Basquiat’s iconic motif

We are pleased to introduce a unique work by Adam Lister from our private sale.   Adam Lister, born in 1978, is an artist based in New York. He is known for his pixelated motifs that combine the transparency of watercolors with the flatness of acrylics.    | Pixelated old familiar movies, famous paintings, and celebrities.       from the Instagram account of adamlisterstudio      Lister's work is developed from pixelated images of old familiar movies, famous paintings, and celebrities.   Lister says, “My process deals with taking the memory of an image and highlighting its complexity and simplicity at the same time. These paintings are influenced by geometric thinking and a desire to capture the briefness of a mental picture.”   While Lister has exhibited his work in numerous galleries throughout the world, he also collaborates with streetwear brands, sports brands, and other artists.   The work introduced...
2022.10.06
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[Call for Entry for Mr.’s work] Do you have any of Mr.’s canvas work?

Here at CURIO, our client is looking for canvas work by Mr. If you have his canvas works, why not sell them with CURIO?     Please contact us first for an appraisal of the sales value.   For selling, appraisal of your collection, or any inquiries, feel free to contact us. >>> https://curio-w.jp/en/contact/       from a website TIMEOUT "Japanese artist Mr. on art, life and anime"   For inquiries >>>  https://curio-w.jp/en/contact/  
2022.10.05
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[Private Sale] Ayako Rokkaku Screenprint on cardboard

Two pieces by Ayako Rokkaku are available from CURIO private sales.     Ayako Rokkaku is an artist who uses a unique technique of painting on cardboard or canvas with her fingers instead of using a brush.       from the official website of Ayako Rokkaku       Rokkaku's motif of a girl with big eyes and her colorful style have made her popular both in Japan and abroad, and she has been very well received in the art market in recent years. Due to such charm, her works are popular and traded at high prices.       The works introduced here are two of the "Hayaumare March" series, screenprint on cardboard with lovely patterns that are typical of Ayako Rokkaku.         If you are interested, please feel free to contact us. >>>  info@curio-jpn.com  Details are as follows:      LOT:20220708A13 Ayako Rokkaku [Hayaumare March (3)] Screenprint on cardboard...
2022.09.16
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[Private Sale] Yuya Hashizume Beautiful indigo blue

Introducing a canvas piece by Yuya Hashizume from CURIO private sales.   The indigo blue of the piece is truly beautiful, and I wish you could see it in person! This is such work.   Yuya Hashizume is a self-taught artist who has been gaining attention for his "eye water" series. In this series, he depicts a moment of a droplet of tears falling from the eye by anime-like touch against a background of monochromatic colored ground.     From Yuya Hashizume official website       |Tearful girl and an owl Hashizume says that he does not give specific meanings to the individual crying figures but wants viewers to interpret them freely.   Close shot of [eyewater-Owl-3colours] by Yuya Hashizume   Today's piece features a tear from a girl's eye and a strange-looking owl. What could have happened? It's captivating.     If you are interested, please feel free to contact...
2022.09.13
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[CURIO Private Sales] New Arrival

Three new pieces are available on CURIO private sales. Details are as follows.       |Yayoi Kusama     Yayoi Kusama's iconic polka dot pumpkin is energetically depicted and is covered with a net pattern, another signature motif.   "I adore pumpkins. As my spiritual home since childhood, pumpkins bring about poetic peace in my mind. Pumpkins talk to me, giving off an aura of my sacred mental state. They embody a base for the joy of living shared by all humankind on earth. It is for the pumpkins that I keep on going." - Yayoi Kusama       LOT:20220817A01 Yayoi Kusama [Pumpkin] Lithograph, screenprint Signed, titled, dated 1982, and numbered by the artist Edition of 70 + AP Edition 64 x 54.5 cm / 52.2 x 45.7 cm (Sheet/Image) 1982 Printer: Shimo-oka Yoshiaki Catalogue Raisonné: YAYOI KUSAMA PRINTS, 1979-2017, ABE Publishing Ltd., p.15, No. 5 Provenance: Whitestone...
2022.09.13
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[Private Sale] Ai Haibara Wood sculpture 3 pieces

Introducing Ai Haibara's unique work from CURIO private sales.   Ai Haibara is a sculptor born in 1981 in Okayama, Japan.    Her work is created with the combination of traditional wood carving with acrylic paint. Combined with Japan's "Kawaii" (cute) culture that is spreading worldwide, her works have been attracting attention not only in Japan but also overseas in recent years.   Ai Haibara expresses unexpected moments of children and creates that into a wood carving. The works of boys and girls covered in light-colored acrylic paints look like soft dolls and give the works a unique warmth.     Three works introduced today are all cute wood sculptures with motifs of girls, just like a fairy tale.       If you are interested, please feel free to contact us. >>>  https://curio-w.jp/en/contact/ Details are as follows:       LOT:20220525A01 Ai Haibara [Semaphore Hello "O"] Wood sculpture, acrylic on cypress and laminated...
2022.08.25
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