1928 · Japan
Shozo Shimamoto is an established contemporary visual artist, who was born and brought up in Japan. Shozo Shimamoto was born in 1928. Born in the same country and around the same year are Yayoi Kusama, Yoko Ono and Daidō Moriyama.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Shozo Shimamoto's work is on display in 3 galleries around the world, in countries such as Belgium and Italy. Galleries include Axel Vervoordt Gallery in Wevelgem, Studio Giangaleazzo Visconti in Milan, and ABC - ARTE in Genova. Shozo Shimamoto's work has most recently been displayed during the exhibition Vibrant at Whitestone Gallery | Hong Kong in China. The exhibition was open from 02 October 2019 until 16 November 2019. Shozo Shimamoto's other most recent exhibitions listed on Artland include the exhibitions; Solo exhibition (19 February 2020 - 10 July 2020) at Cardi Gallery | Milan in Italy and Gutai (01 November 2018 - 22 December 2018) at Hauser & Wirth | East 69th Street in the United States.
Further Biographical Context for Shozo Shimamoto
Born in 1928, Shozo Shimamoto's creative work was primarily influenced by the 1930s. globally this period can be best characterised by the duelling of the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the dominant artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread across the globe. In Mexico, artists like Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera integrated a number of these principals into their radical political ideologies to develop a innovative kind of magic realism.