Hiroshi Sugito   
Mouth, 2001, Acrylic on Canvas, 45,5 x 50,5 cm

Hiroshi Sugito born in 1970 in Nagoya, Japan. He lives and works in his hometown of Nagoya, Japan.

Hiroshi Sugito is a contemporary Japanese painter whose work employs themes found in traditional Nihonga paintings. Painted with a light touch, Sugito’s semi-abstract depictions of figures, smoke, and trees have an airy and light-filled quality. Today, the artist’s works are held in the collections of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Tokyo, and the Sammlung Goetz in Munich, among others.