RIKUJI MAKABE

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RIKUJI MAKABE
Born in 1971 in Ishikawa. Graduated from Tama Art University. Currently based in Kanazawa. He sets out six key words to work under: life and death, nothingness and infinity, chaos and order. Expressing integration of wonder of nature and life beyond words with diverse cultures and value structures across the world through intuitive paintings.

[Major exhibitions]
2016 “Forest / Jo-kei” (BASE GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan)
2015 “Tales from the forest” (Kanaz Forest of Creation, Fukui, Japan)
2014 “Hoshi Kukan / Kiri-Kyoto” (STAR GALLERY, Beijing, China)
2013 “forgotten myth” (Gallery TEN, Kanazawa, Japan)
2012 “SUSTAINABILITY “ (TRIUMPH GALLERY, Moscow, Russia)
2012,13 Ichibanari Art Project (Okinawa, Japan)
2010,13,16 Setouchi Triennale (Kanagawa, Japan)

PREVIOUS WORKS

"Kijimuna House" (Okinawa, 2013)

"Fusumae (details)" Araya-Totoan (Yamashiro Onsen, 2013)

"Anri's Hut In The Woods" Kanaz Forest Of Creation (Fukui, 2015)

"Kanrin House" Setouchi Art Triennale (Kagawa, 2016)