• Roger Williams University Show Photos

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    To view the full photo set (15 photos), please go to the main part of the site and click “PHOTOS”.  They are under “Roger Williams University Show
    2/23-3/30, 2011”.  Make sure to click on the thumb nails for large images (1500 pix in longer dimension).  You can also see somewhat smaller
    versions (faster loading/navigation perhaps) in a Facebook photo album at Hiroyuki Hamada Art.  And, you can read more about the show here and here.

  • Roger Williams University Show Is UP

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    Installing a show never gets boring. It’s usually filled with improvisations and surprise gifts of time and space. You go get your rental truck only to find the office is closed and you tell yourself that it wasn’t supposed to snow today… You finally get your truck and find it stuck in snow, making you wonder if it’s even possible to do it today. But things usually fall into the right places just like it did this time. We managed to hang the show with a tight schedule thanks to fine planning by the curator, Jess Frost, and the generous support of Roger Williams University.

    The school sits in the beautiful sea town of Bristol, Rhode Island. The school is named after Roger Williams who led an exciting life as a believer of freedom of religion and separation of church and state in 17th century North America. He was also an expert in native American languages (Thanks to Peter Edlund, a wonderful painter, for pointing me to Roger Williams’ life story).

    We have 7 paintings by Christopher Saunders and 6 sculptures of mine in the show. The show’s looking great and I’m happy and proud to be a part of it.

    WhiteNoise no.6 by Christopher Saunders, 2009, Oil on Linen, 24 x 18 in

    #45 by Hiroyuki Hamada, 2002-05, burlap, enamel, oil, plaster, resin, tar and wax, 20 x 25 x 25 in

    WhiteNoise no.1 by Christopher Saunders, 2008, oil on linen, 24 x 18 in

    #38 by Hiroyuki Hamada, 2000-02, burlap, enamel, oil, plaster and tar, 27 diameter x 13 in

    An Exhibition of Paintings by Christopher Saunders and Sculpture by Hiroyuki Hamada
    Roger Williams University
    School of Architecture, Art and Historic Preservation
    One Old Ferry Road, Bristol, RI 02809
    1-800-458-7144
    Gallery web site
    Direction
    Campus map

    Curator Jess Frost
    Art and Estate Archive
    info@artand estate.com
    646-391-5663

    The show will be up through 3/30/11

    You can see a blog post about the show by the university art web site VARTS@RWU here

  • Scope NYC 2011

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    #68 and #60 will be at Scope NYC with Aureus Contemporary (booth A61) from March 2 to March 6, 2011.
    March 2 will be press/VIP viewing (3pm to 9pm) and the general admission hours will be noon to 8pm on March 3 to
    March 5, noon to 7pm on March 6.  The venue is located at 320 West (West Side Highway) across from
    Pier 40.

  • A Show at Roger Williams University

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    This is a two person show featuring Christopher Saunders and myself.  It opens on 2/23/11 and up till 3/30/11.  It’s organized by my dear friend Jess Frost from ART & ESTATE ARCHIVE, NY.  I am excited that the show should cast some interesting perspectives on both Chris’ and my works.  Jess will be speaking about the show on 3/23/11 at the university.

  • Last week for the NY show

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    Thank you to many of you who came to see the show.  It will be up through Saturday January 8th.

    The closing reception will be on Thursday January 6th 5:00pm to 8:00pm.

    Coleman Burke Gallery New York

    636 West 28th Street Ground Floor
    Between 11th & 12th Avenue
    New York, NY 10001

    917-677-7825

     

  • Happy Holidays!

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    The show at the Coleman Burke Gallery will be closed on the 24th, 25th, 31st and 1st for the holidays.  The rest of the days will follow the
    regular gallery hours.

    The closing reception will be held on January 6th 2011, 5 pm to 8 pm.

    I wish you wonderful holidays, and I wish you lots of happiness for the new year…

    Left:  #53, 2005-10, 38 diameter x 14 1/2 inches                  Right:  #63, 2006-10, 45 x 40 x 24 inches

    Both pieces are on view at the Coleman Burke Gallery till January 8th 2011

  • NYC Show is open

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    The NY show opened last Thursday!  Thank you for the wonderful opening!

    Please note that the closing date has been changed from 1/15/11 to 1/8/11. I am sorry if this causes any issues with your gallery visit.

    However, the gallery is planing to hold a closing reception on the 6th of January.  The details will be posted as it gets closer.
    We hope it’ll be a fun gathering for the new year.

  • Coleman Burke Gallery New York

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    I’m happy that the next show will be in my favorite city:  New York City!

    #63 (detail)

    It will be at:

    Coleman Burke Gallery New York

    636 West 28th Street, Ground Floor

    between 11th & 12th Avenues

    New York, New York 10001

    917-677-7825

    info@colemanburke.com

    http://www.colemanburke.com/newyork/hiroyukihamada.html

    December 2, 2010- January 15, 2011

    Opening: Thursday, December 2, 6 – 8 PM

    Here is more about the show.  It’s been 4 years since the last show in NYC. I’m excited to be back and the gallery space is splendid! I will keep you updated!
  • Scope Miami 2010

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    Aureus Contemporary is taking #56 and #68 to Scope Miami.  If you are in Miami, please stop by to say hi to the friendly Aureus crew!

    #56, 2005-10, 41 1/2 x 41 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches, enamel, oil, plaster, tar and wax

    #68, 2007 – 09, 41 x 23 x 20 1/2 inches, enamel, oil, plaster, tar and wax

  • Art Sites Show Images Are Up!

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    Images from the Art Sites show are up at the main part of the site.  Here are a few…

    For the full photo sets, please click here, and click on PHOTOS at the top bar for Art Sites 2o1o Part 1 to 3.  There are 47 images!  Or, Hiroyuki Hamada Art at Facebook has an album with same images.  They are smaller but load faster.  Hope you like the images!