2020.10.18 - 11.7 大森啓・長谷川宏美 二人展 [view] / Akira Ohmori & Hiromi Hasegawa two-person exhibition [view]

(English follows after Japanese)

Gallery Pictorでは、2020年10月18日(日)〜11月7日(土)まで、大森啓・長谷川宏美 二人展 [view] を開催します。




大森 啓, Tetropolis, 91×117㎝, アクリル・パネル

長谷川 宏美, Life with the bird, 14 x 35 cm, キャンバス・油彩

◆ ステートメント



大森 啓



長谷川 宏美

◆ 作家略歴

大森 啓(詳細はこちら


長谷川 宏美(詳細はこちら


◆ 開催概要

 ● 会期  : 2020年10月18日(日)〜11月7日(土)

 ● 時間  : 11:00 〜 18:00

 ● 休廊日 : 毎週月曜(月曜祝日の場合も休廊)

 ● 会場  : Gallery Pictor(アクセスはこちら

Omori's "painting", which depicts structures similar to blocks and familiar objects, has no background or frame. It draws the viewer between the unrealistic feeling which suddenly appears and the reality that is certainly there as a substance.

Hasegawa draws, using everyday scenes such as tabletops and gardens as a motif on the canvas, the twist of space caused by light, color, refraction through glass, etc.

Their [views] created between reality and fiction on the canvas will stimulate each other.

◆ Artist's Statements

For more than 15 years, I have drawn "the shape of the object to be drawn,” such as building blocks, as the shape of the support medium.

The mystery of the painting space becomes even more apparent when the drawn object and the real space exist next to each other without the background surrounded by the rectangle.

I have been sticking to the mechanism that generates illusion and I will continue exploring the creation of "rich surface = painting" that encloses various objects, spaces, stories, thoughts, and emotions.

ーAkira Ohmori

I draw pictures by connecting pieces of everyday life that are universally repeated. My interests are in familiar landscapes, indoor still lifes, plants, and especially focus on transparent materials such as glass bottles.

The distorted shapes through the glass, the light and shadow created by the sunlight through the windows, and the fluctuations in the shape - they make the things that exist there sometimes clear and sometimes ambiguous. Going back and forth, like our hearts.

I drew such works as if you are looking inside everyday light. I hope everybody will enjoy this exhibition.

ー Hiromi Hasegawa

◆ Artist Profile 

Akira Ohmori (See the details)

Studied at French National Art School of Nancy in 1985. Master's Degree at Graduate School of Kanazawa College of Art in 1991. Awarded New Face Award of KOKUGAKAI in 1999 and promoted to a member of KOKUGAKAI in 2005. Awarded the Art Cultural Grand Prize of Ishikawa Prefectural Contemporary Art Exhibition in 2018. Currently teaches at Kanazawa College of Art while keeps producing and exhibiting artworks for solo and group exhibitions in Japan and art fairs abroad. 

Hiromi Hasegawa (See the details)

Master's Degree at Graduate School of Kanazawa College of Art in 1993. First selected for the 73rd KOKUTEN in 1990 and promoted to a member of KOKUGAKAI in 2006. Awarded the Highest Prize of Ishikawa Prefectural Contemporary Art Exhibition in 2018. So far, she has held many solo and group exhibitions in Japan and participated in art fairs abroad.

◆ About the Exhibition

 ● Duration : October 18, Sun - November 7, Sat, 2020

 ● Open hours: 11:00 - 18:00

 ● Close on every Monday 

 ● Venue : Gallery Pictor ( See Access )