Ryo is an artist and art director. He currently lives and works in Shanghai. Served as the creative team leader of 4A advertising company, senior art director, and art director of fashion brand Asia Pacific. His design works were selected by Tokyo TDC. In 2014, he began to create art outside of work. During this period, his works were shown in different exhibitions. In 2021, he started a new path of creation as a full-time artist. At the same time, he also carried out art direction and design work. In addition, he is also a member of a rock band with a history of more than 10 years.
Ryo is a millennial who is deeply influenced by comics and rock music, and a large number of commercials that he has been exposed to during his years of advertising and design experience are also reflected in his works. And the artist understands art as a process of self-exploration and learning, as his favorite artist Roy Lichtenstein said: “The importance of art is in the process of doing it, in the learning experience where the artist interacts with whatever is being made ." (The importance of art lies in the creative process, which is an interactive learning experience between the artist and the work being created.)
From the early research on science fiction and the universe, the surreal science fiction works created by digital means to photo collages, hand-made abstract collages, the use of screen printing and then to the current popular themes of painting works are also his continuous exploration in his artistic career. Manifestation.
Group ExhibitionsSPETRUM Pop Art Shanghai 2021
Art Xiamen Xiamen 2021
Juewu Beijing 2018
Future Art Guideline Beijing 2018
Solo ExhibitionsTravel of Galaxy Beijing 2019
Sleep Walking in the Universe Chongqing 2018