Po: Shinto Ohtake and Idea Poster Collection
Shinro Ohtake

Po: Shinto Ohtake and Idea Poster Collection
Published: 2007/07/23
Price: 定価5,170円/4,700+tax jp yen
ISBN 978-4-416-60722-0

Shinro Ohtake is a outstanding figure in the contemporary art world in Japan. His works encompass painting, drawing, sculpture, collage, wrinting and publishing, puroduced in overwehelming quality and quantity everyday. His last exhibition Zen Kei held at Museum of Modern Art Tokyo in 2006 was greatly successful, attracting national attention.

He had continued the serial poster project bound in IDEA from 1999 to 2005, resulting in 85 works. They are mostly original artworks especially made for this project. Some poster even used 8 colours in the unusually large format (around 800x600mm). The subjects of those posters emcompassed the whole range of the artist’s world, reflecting his main themes.

Po: Shinto Ohtake & Idea Poster Collection includes all the posters with detailed notes on backgrounds of each works.