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石原 章吾|Shogo ISHIHARA

石原 章吾|Shogo ISHIHARA



Born in 1939, Graduated from Musashino Art School (Currently Musashino Art University) in 1961. His first application for 1973’s KOKUTEN, which is the open call exhibition which run by an artists’ organization KOKUGAKAI, resulted New Face Award.  Currently a member of KOKUGAKAI.

Ishihara has consistently produced abstract paintings with bold color surface composition, inspired by Buddhist thought and spiritual philosophy. He says, “I would like to express the shape of shapeless things or voice of a voiceless things which are hidden inside human’s heart.”