Art Wave "Unplugged" Exhibition by Koji Toyoda this Tursday, 6pm-9pm at Greenroom Gallery Diamond Head
SHO WATANABE is a Japanese artist famous for his pen drawing- which shows his original worldview in black and white- and has produced a number of artistic works in mediums from silk screen to oil painting. He also has an established reputation for his various creative works, leading him to become involved with advertisements, web designs, coining his own styles in hair salons, and writing articles for magazines. His pieces are a blend of digital and analog taste
Sixteen years have passed since he established his own apparel label, Cloveru, which has many fans and is well known in Japan. Sho is heavily influenced by Taro Okamoto, Barry McGee, Sailor Jerry, Peter Max, Marc Newson, and also his grandfather, who loved painting, and his father, who loved jazz. Sho continues to enthusiastically support charity events & activities as well as grom surfing.