has announced the forthcoming solo exhibition of photographs by Japanese photographer Yasumasa “Yone” Yonehara entitled “QUOLOMO YONE” The exhibition, supported by fashion and culture magazine DAZED & CONFUSED JAPAN, features works photographed by Yonehara for his popular “TALKING ABOUT HER SEX” photo series, a staple of the magazine. At the exhibition, Yonehara’s signature style and artistic vision will also appear on a series of twenty collectable “QUOLOMO YONE” photo t-shirt designs, available to the public, and featuring Japanese models Sora Aoi, Yuuki Maomi, You Hirukawa, Keiko Wakita and Mikiko Yano. The “QUOLOMO YONE” exhibition will run from January 23, 2009 to February 28, 2009, in the PART1 B1F Event Space of Tokyo’s iconic Shibuya PARCO
As a compliment to the “QUOLOMO YONE” exhibition, on February 1, 2009, Yonehara and QUOLOMO will launch www.quolomoyone.net, a bilingual microsite that will act as both an online exhibition and web retail space. The site will allow global fans and collectors of Yone’s prolific work to experience “QUOLOMO YONE” and purchase limited offerings from the co-branded “QUOLOMO YONE” t-shirt series.
QUOLOMO YONE supported by DAZED & CONFUSED JAPAN
January 23 – February 28, 2009
Shibuya PARCO, Tokyo
PART1 B1F Event Space
15-1 Udagawa-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
More images of the t-shirts and the exhibition flyer follow after the jump.