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Tomoko Nagao creates her first version of the "great wave" in 2012 as a reflection and a reaction to the shock caused by the Tsunami of 2011 in the north of Japan, after the nuclear tragedy of Fukushima. Everything is based on consumer society, on meanings and short-lived aims attributed to futile illusions of wealth thanks to mass consume. The great wave wipes out lots of mass products but it doesn't act in a destructive way because the artist knows that everything is going to regenerate one day.
With the occasion of the exhibition-special event at Mondadori Tomoko laughs at the meaning of contemporary art and international pop art using the typical language of the japanese art, with a soft "kawaii" key; a short circuit is generated between art and marketing, with a 2.0 viral web communication where the boundaries between art and advertisement are thin.
"Wave POP after Hokusai - The Great Wave of Kanagawa with Tomoko for Mondadori", artwork of the extraordinary Street Pop artist, Tomoko Nagao.
Tomoko Nagao is one of the main contemporary artists of Micropop art. She was born in 1976 in Nagoya, Japan. She studied in Japan assimilating Nara Yoshitomo's style made of stylized shapes and Takashi Murakami's Superflat style. Today she is considered the most important exponent artist of Micropop and Superflat in Italy where she nowadays lives.
Tomoko takes Caravaggio, Velázquez, Tiziano, La Tour, Botticelli, Hokusai's artworks and she revisits them, also introducing global brands like Coca-Cola, iPad, Barilla, Play Station PSP. Nagao's adaption of Old Master paintings are intended as an ironic reference to the economic mechanisms, where Renaissance patrons like Medici have now been replaced by the creative directors of major brands. In this way her works become metaphors of globalisation period, making them more "easy" thanks to the Japanese aesthetic concept of "kawaii" that makes everything cool. Her production includes original paintings, stencils and vectorial art. She practices the Superflat style, the postmodern Japanese art movement founded by Takashi Murakami. So her artworks are characterized by flat and emphatic images and defined outlines.
Her art his innovative and original, that united classical art and contemporary art, oriental traditions and occidental culture. She chooses classical subjects of art history that are famous in all the world and immediately recognisable and she revisits them in a Pop way and with elements of japanese Manga e Ukiyo-e culture. One of the best example is the Mickey Mouse wearing Armani underwear. In September 2015 her "Botticelli - The Birth of Venus with Baci" was exhibited at the Gemalde Galerie of Berlin and in 2016 at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London in occasion of "The Botticelli Renaissance group show", that was considered by the ccritics one of the more interest event of that year.
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