Feb 5, 2010

Yoshitaka Amano @ LeBasse Projects



LeBasse Projects presents:

"Deva Loka: Los Angeles"
A Solo Exhibition by Yoshitaka Amano

February 20th – March 13th, 2010
Opening reception: Saturday, February 20th, 7pm-10pm

LeBasse Projects is excited to present, Deva Loka: Los Angeles, an exhibition of work from Japanese artist Yoshitaka Amano.

Legendary artist Yoshitaka Amano will make a rare U.S. appearance with his newest exhibit, DEVA LOKA, created especially for a U.S exhibition and named for the ancient Indian land of God. As an ode to his childhood love for American comics, culture and automobiles, Amano’s latest breathtaking and vibrant pieces are boldly coated with auto paint and metallic glitter.

Amano is widely acclaimed for his work in animation and video games. He is renowned for designing the characters for the hit video game, Final Fantasy, as well as for anime films including Vampire Hunter D, Guin Saga, Final Fantasy, and Front Mission.

Deva Loka will be Amano’s first major exhibition in Los Angeles.