Mamoru Shimokochi is an accomplished fine art painter and his paintings have been exhibited in galleries and juried shows. His work hangs in corporate and private collections.
Simple elements – line, form, bold color and space – this is the visual language that fascinates me. I strive to bring space, depth and balance to my paintings in a zen-like approach.
Many years as a brand identity designer, helps me focus and distill the elements that make up my vision. I choose a strong and simple visual expression that combines bold form and color to create a sense of dynamism and tension that captures the eye.
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Biennial Juried Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA
National Orange Juried Show, San Bernardino, CA – Honorable Mention
Mt. San Antonio Gallery, Mt. San Antonio College, CA – Purchase Award
Downey Museum of Art Show, Juried Show
MM Shinno Gallery, Los Angeles, Group Show
Sidney Rothman Gallery, New Jersey
Los Angeles Art Association, Group Show
Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Juried shows, Sebastopol, CA
Chroma Gallery, Santa Rosa, CA