Gallery Summary: Gallery Naruyama has opened in 1997 with an exhibition from its collection of W. v. Gloden. Since then, gallery has questioned science, medical, anthropology, and new value. Including Atsushi Suwa and Cosima von Bonin, we have introduced young talents from Japan, Swiss and Germany as well as surrealist such as Pierre Molinier, Hans Bellemer, Cecil Beaton. Also, gallery has presented its discovery of Japanese medical photographs and spirit photographs from ex Sir Conan Doyle collection. Gallery offers a unique program of which we curate an exhibition by a theme and bring art works from different times and countries. For instance, in a group exhibition ‘Masculinity’, a work of young sculptor Kosuke Ikeshima and a painting by Atsushi Suwa who has become one of the most significant figure in realistic painting all over Asia were displayed with male portraits by Diane Arbus, Pierre Molinier and a piece of medical photographs from the Meiji Era.
Art Fair Tokyo 2021