SQUIDBALLS Exhibition in Japan
Rumpus Animation present Squidballs, an exhibition of animation and illustration by a group of young British illustrators. There will be music videos, short films and animated characters playing on screen and illustration, paintings, prints, zines and t-shirts on view and for sale.
The first exhibition is in Amerika-Mura, Osaka on 28th June-1st July
At Loop A, 1-1-7, Minami Horie, Nishiku, Osaka The 2nd in Omotesando/Harajuku 6th July-8th July
At Gallery IrieYawd, 4-25-7-302
Seb from Rumpus will there to chat, share biscuits and do some live drawing!
A Japanese illustrator Nanae Kawahara who currently lives in London, she has her first solo exhibition is coming up on Thursday 14th June at The Haberdashery in Crouch End. She has been inspired by dogs which she also has one in Japan, she often feels miss and recalls all of dogs from her hometown Yokohama. At this exhibition, she illustrated them with her funny imagination. Those works express their each characters including Nanae's strong vivid colouring and abstructed forms. There are two types of illustration which are
dogs' portraits and their life's pictures. Nanae hopes it took a lot of people feel fun and remember their pets (of course, only dogs. cats, hamsters, turtles..etc) with family and friends to live.