She’s So Sweet Ride, 2019
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Produced as 20 colors screen print print on a 410gsm somerset Tub white paper. Paper size 73cm Ø with the edges cut to the paper signed on the front.
Influenced by an upbringing in Japan and America, the artist’s large panels merge elements of both Eastern and Western culture to a global canvas of intricate details.
In Matsuyama’s work, traditional icons are positioned within a context that is not limited to the time or place of their origin. The figurative paintings take inspiration from a variety of subjects, including Japanese art from the Edo and Meiji eras, classical Greek and Roman statuary, French Renaissance painting and post-war contemporary art.