Léo Yamada is a Japanese artist born in 1990. He studied interior architecture in Tokyo and then obtained a Master’s degree in spatial design in Lyon, France in 2018.
During his childhood he was influenced by his grandmother who was a painter and art teacher. When he was 15, the Keith Haring Museum was built next to his parents’ house. The works in this museum strongly influenced him. Today, he draws his inspiration from Japanese pop culture, his personal history, and pop artists.
Exhibitions and Art fairs
Group show Reflet, Galerie épice, South Korea
Solo show Usual Unusual, MPB gallery, Paris
Solo show Kasa , Le Pavé dʼOrsay , Paris
Teague Art Fair
Klamp Gallery, Teague, South Korea
Group show Break in Emergency 4, 4bysix, New York
Group show Invitation, Popi Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
Urban Break, Klamp Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
Art Taipei, Contemporary Tokyo, Taipei, Taiwan
Group show Observation Time, Popi Gallery, Seoul, South Korea