Kikuo Saito was a Japanese artist born in 1939. He is known for his bright and calligraphic pieces, often covered in gestural strokes of color.
Featured image: Kikuo Saito – Eight, 1978 (detail). Acrylic on canvas. 46 x 68 in. 116.8 x 172.7 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy Berry Campbell Gallery