This eponymously-titled monograph features work both wild and controlled, figurative yet abstract. Matsuyama’s work is steeped in Japanese iconography — both ancient and contemporary — but also uniquely American, featuring cowboys and indians, bucking broncos, Jackson Pollock, and other forms of Americana.
Tomokazu Matsuyama is a Japanese-born, California-bred, New York-based former snowboard professional turned painter and sculptor. Yes, all of those things at the same time.
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