Van Ray's work reflect a fusion of street art, pop art and contemporary art - retaining the basic elements of his distinctive artistic style without loosing sight of his intended social criticism. His recent work makes use of various techniques, such as aerosol paint, acrylic paint, collage and decollage, on iron sheets, acrylic glass, wooden slats or retro vending machines.
Yuichi Hirako, born in 1982 in Okayama Prefecture and now working primarily in Tokyo. “The relationship between plants and humans” is a major theme that Yuichi Hirako has been continuously exploring in his artwork. When the artist studied at Wimbledon College of Arts, University of the Arts London, he began to ruminate on his living experiences shaped by the environments of the parks in London and the primeval forests in his hometown-Okayama Prefecture, Japan. At the same time, he identified the difference between the ways the East and the West “connect with nature”.
Igor Dobrowolski was born in Jelenia Góra, Poland. Dobrowolski’s work has been exhibited in Miami, Warsaw, Wroclaw, Berlin, Rzeszów and London and can be found in the private collections of numerous celebrities including Channing Tatum, Gigi Hadid, and Nicole Scherzinger. In recent years, artists have actively cooperated with different fields. Besides the fashion industry, Dobrowolski collaborated with internationally recognized band 5 Seconds of Summer for a live painting masterclass. In 2020, the artist held the first Asian solo exhibition at GIN HUANG Gallery, which has received great response and support. In 2021, Igor Dobrowolski will once again hold an solo exhibition at the GIN HUANG Gallery Taichung Space.
Gin Huang Gallery and Igor Dobrowolski jointly present "INNER STATES" in early spring 2022. We hope that the mud of spring will unfold a new appearance, just as each piece of work accompanies us through the traces of time, and is still imprinted in the INNER love and warmth.