EXHIBITION
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NEOrient

RK

FEB 28, 2020 - MAY 21, 2020

CONCEPT

Street Photographer RK’s Vision of Crimson Fantasy

DIESEL ART GALLERY presents “NEOrient” a solo exhibition of Japanese photographer RK, from February 28 to May 21, 2020. RK is a Street Photographer who works mainly in the Asia region.

Active in photography, graphic design and DJ, RK gained attention in 2013 as an exclusive iPhone photographer for the running crew “AFE TOKYO”. Soon after converting to DSLR camera, he has captured various notable works such as “Grandpa in Akihabara” and “Bike at Taipei Bridge”. His other accomplishments includes his photo of Fujiyoshida City was shared on Instagram’s official account. With his Instagram follower has reached over 400K, he is currently one of the most considered Japanese artist. RK’s magical and colorful take on street, building structure, and nature is not only gaining attention domestically, but also from media internationally.

In this exhibition, there will be showing and a chance to purchase RK’s notable and unreleased work, as well as exclusive catalogs, t-shirt, and postcards for sale.

BIOGRAPHY

  • RK

    https://www.rkrkrk.tokyo
    https://www.instagram.com/rkrkrk


    Born in 1982 in Ibaraki Prefecture. While working for a graphic design company, he begins capturing and editing through an iPhone in 2013. In 2014, selected as a Suggested User by Instagram Official. In 2017, hosts an event at the Apple Ginza store. He begins to focus on photography while being active in DJ and graphic designs. Begins to gain tremendous attention on Instagram through his unique style of capturing crowded imagery. In April 2018, he converts to a freelance artist. Currently collaborating with brands from various genres and regions mainly in Asia.


    EXHIBITION


    2019
    • ・ TERG ARTIST PROJECT 2019 in Nakameguro
    • ・ VISA KOREA × RK AR exhibition
    • ・ TERG ARTIST PROJECT 2019 in Seoul
    • ・ THE DISORDER CITY in TAIPEI
    2018
    • ・ the DENSE EXHIBITION at The Stall Nakameguro
    2017
    • ・ Apple Store Ginza Photo Lab
    • ・ TOKYO ART CITY by NAKED
    • ・ #FR2 HADES PHOTO EXHIBITION
    2015
    • ・ Exhibition at eN ROUTE at Futagotamagawa
    2014
    • ・ Exhibition at eN ROUTE Ginza

VIEW WORKS

Vouge Zhangjiajie Vol.1 © RK

Naki's Dream © RK

NEOrient © RK

Taipei Bridge Motorcycle © RK

© RK

© RK

Title
NEOrient
Artist
RK
Date
February 28 – May 21, 2020
Venue
DIESEL ART GALLERY
WEB
www.diesel.co.jp/art
Address
cocoti B1F, 1-23-16, Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Tel
03-6427-5955
Hours
11:30 - 20:00
Holidays
Non-Regular Holiday
Artist's autograph session canceled due to COVID-19.
Artist's autograph session scheduled on Saturday April 11, 2020 from 4pm to 6pm, at DIESEL ART GALLERY has been canceled as a safeguard against COVID-19.

AUTOGRAPH SESSION
Artist's autograph session will be held on Saturday April 11, 2020 from 4pm to 6pm at DIESEL ART GALLERY.

Date: April 11, 2020
Time: 16:00 - 18:00
Venue: DIESEL ART GALLERY
Admission: Free

INSTALLATION IMAGES

Photo: Kenji87

Photo: Kenji87

Photo: Kenji87

Photo: Kenji87

Photo: Kenji87

Photo: Kenji87

Photo: Kenji87

Photo: Kenji87

Photo: Kenji87

Photo: Kenji87