Hybrid Art II
17.10.08 – 22.10.08
Thursday 16th October 6pm-8pm
Catalyst Arts is pleased to present an exhibition
by Japanese artist Kiyoshi Takahashi.
Kiyoshi Takahashi¹s work often consists of bold, simple, iconic images,
especially exaggerated words and forms. The prototypical words and letters
contain a sense of power, energy and strong will.
The work's have the initial impact of the exuberant world of the Manga
comics. His work is characterized by traditional themes and techniques of
Japanese calligraphy combined with popular mass culture, such as
advertising, comic books emphasizing the banal or kitschy elements of any