L.A. Louver

Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A.
13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011

click to read press release


Selected articles

Leopold, Shelley. "Gajin Fujita's 'Made in L.A.' at L.A. Louver: Sold-Out Show Continues Graf Artist's Rise to Blue-Chip Status"
LA Weekly. 4 November 2011.
blogs.laweekly.com | click to download PDF of the article

Goldman, Edward. "Culture Clash, Spirit Unbroken and Attitude Galore"
KCRW Art Talk. 1 November 2011.
www.kcrw.com | click to download PDF of the article

Pagel, David. "Art review: 'Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A.' at L.A. Louver"
Los Angeles Times. 21 October 2011.
latimesblogs.latimes.com | click to download PDF of the article

Shaw, Michael. "Gajin Fujita at L.A. Louver, Venice, California"
Visual Art Source. 19 October 2011.
www.visualartsource.com | click to download PDF of the article

Wood, Eve. "Gajin Fujita at LA Louver"
White Hot Magazine. October 2011.
whitehotmagazine.com | click to download PDF of the article


Catalogue

A fully-illustrated catalogue with a foreword by Peter Goulds,
founding director of L.A. Louver, and text by Scott Grieger,
artist and professor at Otis College of Art and Design, is
published on occasion of the exhibition.

68 pages, 26 color illustrations
Hardback, $40

click here for the publications page


Print edition

Gajin Fujita's first print with Modern Multiples, "High Voltage II" is a composition of 6 full size original paintings
from which the separations were taken. The smaller edition of hand painted multiples feature gold leaf.
Gajin Fujita Made in L.A.


Video walkthrough



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Gajin Fujita<BR>
East vs. West, 2010<BR>
spray paint, paint marker, Mean Streak paint stick, gold, white gold and platinum leaf on wood panel<BR>
12 panels at 84 x 22 in (213.4 x 55.9 cm)<BR>
overall: 84 x 264 in (213.4 x 670.6 cm)<BR>
Private collection

East vs. West

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>
Dynamic Duo, 2009<BR>
spray paint, acrylic, paint marker, gold and white gold leaf on wood panel<BR>
overall: 48 x 32 in. (121.9 x 81.3 cm)<BR>
two panels: 48 x 16 in. (121.9 x 40.6 cm) each<BR>
Private collection

Dynamic Duo

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>
Getting Harey, 2011<BR>
spray paint, paint marker, Mean Streak paint stick, gold and white gold leaf on wood panel<BR>
two panels: 48 x 32 in. (121.9 x 81.3 cm) overall<BR>
Private collection

Getting Harey

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>
Golden Boy After Kuniyoshi, 2011<BR>
gold leaf, platinum leaf, and silver leaf with spraypaint and paint markers on wood panel<BR>
24 x 16 in (50.8 x 40.6 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Golden Boy After Kuniyoshi

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>
Roof Top, 2010<BR>
spray paint, paint marker, Mean Streak paint stick, gold, white gold and platinum leaf on wood panel<BR>
five panels: 60 x 90 in. (152.4 x 228.6 cm) overall

Roof Top

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>
Fearless, 2009<BR>
spray paint, acrylic, paint marker, gold and white gold leaf on wood panel<BR>24 x 16 in (61 x 40.6 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Fearless

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>
Bewitched, 2010<BR>
spray paint, paint marker, platinum leaf on wood panel<BR>
six panels: 72 x 108 in. (182.9 x 274.3 cm) overall

Bewitched

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>
Loyal, 2010<BR>
spray paint, acrylic, paint marker, platinum leaf on wood panel<BR>
24 x 16 in. (61 x 40.6 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Loyal

 
South gallery >>
 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>Year of the Rabbit (Bugs Bunny), 2011<BR>spray paint, paint marker, gold leaf on wood panel<BR>
two panels: 10 x 16 in. (25.4 x 40.6 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Year of the Rabbit (Bugs Bunny)

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>
Rabbit Season, 2010<BR>
spray paint, paint marker, Mean Streak paint stick, gold leaf on wood panel<BR>
two panels: 10 x 16 in. (25.4 x 40.6 cm)

Rabbit Season

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>
Rising Sun, 2011<BR>
Spraypaint, paintmarker & white gold leaf on wood panel<BR>
20 x 8 in (50.8 x 20.3 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Rising Sun

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>High Voltage, 2011<BR> white gold and gold leaf, spray paint and paint marker on five wood panels<BR>
48 x 80 in. (121.9 x 203.2 cm)<BR>Private collection

High Voltage

 

 
 
Gajin Fujita<BR>
Feel Cool, 2011<BR>
platinum leaf, spray paint, paintmarker on wood panel<BR>
8 x 10 in (20.3 x 25.4 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Feel Cool

 
Installation photography, Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A., 13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011 >>

Installation photography
Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A.
13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011 >>
Installation photography, Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A., 13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011

Installation photography, Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A., 13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011

Installation photography, Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A., 13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011

Installation photography, Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A., 13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011

Installation photography, Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A., 13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011

Installation photography, Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A., 13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011

Installation photography, Gajin Fujita: Made in L.A., 13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011