Biography

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.

Léo Yamada生於1990年,是一位日本藝術家。他曾在東京學習室內設計,並於2018年在法國里昂取得空間設計的研究生學位。

 

童年時期的他受到身為畫家與美術教授的祖母很大的影響。在他15歲時,凱斯哈林美術館在他父母家旁邊建成,這位藝術家的作品深深影響了青少年的他。而今天,他的靈感來源自日本流行文化,他自己的經歷與其他當代藝術家。