Nao Tatsumi Holds Google Street View Inspired Solo Exhibition at hotel koé tokyo

17.August.2021 | FASHION / SPOT

hotel koé tokyo, opened by the lifestyle brand koe, is hosting a solo exhibition by the popular artist Nao Tatsumi titled “He saw, She saw.” The exhibition will be open until August 23, 2021. 

 

 

 

Collaboration Merch

 

T-shirts (S/M/L): ¥4,400 (Tax Included)

Tote Bag: ¥3,850 (Tax Included)

 

Magnet: ¥1,100 (Tax Included)

 

Keychain: ¥1,100 (Tax Included)

Tatsumi’s art has attracted worldwide attention. His surreal ‘Street View Journey’ paintings depict international landscapes spotted on Google Street View reimagined in unique colors and styles. This exhibition features 20 works inspired by film settings, and visitors are welcome to use the presented coordinates to find each location. Do you think you could figure out which film each painting was inspired by? 

 

The art displayed at the exhibition will be on sale, along with some collaborative goods exclusive to the hotel koé tokyo event. Tatsumi will also be in the gallery on August 21 to discuss his work.

 

In the words of Tatsumi, “Life is like a film, and you’re the main character. Let’s live dramatically.” 

 

 

Nao Tatsumi’s Comment

“I grew up watching movies, starting at a very young age. I feel like the paths each main character walked and the landscapes they saw are still alive within me, and have begun overflowing into my works.” 

 

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