Taku Obata - 2 Boy Down Rock, 2019 (detail)

Taku Obata

Japan 1980

Sculpture, Drawing


Taku Obata
December 10, 2013
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Taku Obata is a Japanese artist best known for his wood-carved sculptures of “b-boying”. The motif of breakdance is also dominant in his monotype drawings.

Featured image: Taku Obata – 2 Boy Down Rock, 2019 (detail). Ink on paper – Monotype. 19 × 12 1/4 in. 48.3 × 31.1 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy Mirus Gallery