"Everyone has a landscape within their heart. Unbreakable, these inner landscapes that make up our emotions and thoughts are different for everyone, however many people share various views and feelings. Someplace inside my heart, there exists an uncertain landscape." -OZ
About the artist
Born in Nagano Prefecture in 1986, Yamaguchi attended Nagano National College of Technology for Architecture in 2003. Following his graduation in 2007, he continued his education at Nagaoka Institute of Design, where he studied Architecture and the Environment. His focus has since shifted from architecture to painting. Yamaguchi has actively exhibited internationally since 2007. He was the inaugural winner of the 2016 Ronin | Globus Artist-in-Residence Program. Yamaguchi often integrates process and product in his live painting performances. From the live painting at the ruins of Ueda Castle in Nagano to Central Park in New York City, Yamaguchi’s original technique draws and enchants crowds.
Art is the Queen of all sciences, communicating knowledge to all the generations of the world. - Leonardo da Vinci