On Kawara

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Birthday
2, 1933
Birthplace
Japan
Death Date
Jun 10, 2014 (81)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
2, 1933
Birthplace
Japan
Death Date
Jun 10, 2014 (81)

About

Japanese-born conceptual artist whose best-known works included his "Date" paintings. Also known for his "Title" series.

Before Fame

He traveled throughout Japan and to Mexico and Europe before setting down artistic roots in New York City.

Trivia

One of his "Date" paintings sold for $1.8 million.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Japan.

Associated With

He and Takashi Murakami were both prominent Japanese artists.