Yasumasa Yonehara | 米原 康正

2014.9 “Tokyo Walled City”

 


熊本生まれ、現在も東京を拠点に活動

編集者、クリエイティブディレクター、フォトグラファー、DJ。

世界で唯一チェキをメイン機材とするアーティストとして、雑誌、CDジャケット、ファッションカタログなどで幅広く活躍。中華圏での人気も高く、中国版Twitterである「新浪微博」でのフォロワーが220万人を超す。女の子をSEXY&CUTEに撮るばかりではなく、男の子をかわいく撮ることでも評判を呼んでいる。世界のストリート・シーンで注目される、ジャパニーズ・カルチャーを作品だけでなく自分の言葉で語れる日本人アーティストの一人。

 

Born in Kumamoto Japan, currently based in Tokyo.

Editor / creative director / photographer / DJ

Known as the only artist to use a cheki instax camera as his main tool, Yonehara (YONE) is also widely known for photography works on various magazines, CD covers, and fashion catalogues. His fame has reached China where he has over 2.2million followers on the Chinese version of twitter “Weibo”. Recently he is known for not only shooting girls in a cute, sexy way, but shooting men in also in the same way. Yonehara is considered as one of the few Japanese artists who can not only create works rooted in the Japanese pop culture, but can write and speak about it on an international scale.


Solo Exhibitions (from 2008)

2010
“SHAKE THAT ASS”LO-HI Gallery, Sidney, Australia
“SHAKE THAT ASS, Backwoods Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

2009
“YONE selected works and Prints” Art Basil Miami U.S.A.
“YONE selected works and Prints」 Forth Worth gallery, Boston U.S.A.
“YONE x ZIPPO vol.2 feat. Dream” JORDI Tokyo, Japan
“YASUMASA YONEHARA”TOKYO PHOTO, Tokyo,  Japan
“be hORny Not War!!!!!” Studio creeps, Tokyo, Japan
“TOKYO AMOUR” GREYONE ARSENAL, Taipei , Taiwan
“YASUMASA YONEHARA”101TOKYO, Tokyo,  Japan

2008
“TOKYO AMOUR” Barry Friedman, N.Y.,  U.S.A.
“the world wants to be changed by…” Clear Gallery, Tokyo,  Japan
“2% LOVE GIRLS” Kaoloon, Hongkong
“YONE LA CONFIDENTIAL”  house of CASSETTE, L.A. U.S.A.
“Yasumasa Yonehara Cheki Photo Exhibition ”LOVE GIRLS” ”, Osaka, Japan

Group / Collaboration exhibitions

2012
“Here is ZINE tokyo 5”TOKYO CULTUART by BEAMS, Tokyo, Japan

2010
“TRIPLE MATCH Yone vs Krink at And A”And A, All AndA shops in Japan

2009
YONE x ENLIGHTENMENT presents “PARTY!”Studio creeps, Tokyo, Japan
“Here is ZINE tokyo” Tambourin Gallery, Tokyo,  Japan
“YONE x REACH exhibition “PARTOUSE””  deem by SENSEORGAN, Taipei, Taiwan
“YONE x REACH exhibition “PARTOUSE””  JCCAC, Hongkong, China
“YONE x REACH exhibition “PARTOUSE””  HWA’s Gallery, Shanghai, China


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