Takeshi Kawashima & Dream Friends
Takeshi Kawashima: Born in Takamatsu city, Kagawa prefecture in 1930. He dropped out of Musashino Art University (former Musashino Art School), moved to the U.S. in 1963, and was based in New York since then. His work in 1965, "Red and Black" of symbol painting series was internationally acclaimed. The art festival in 2016 brought him back to his hometown, Takamatsu city, where he currently is based.