Acrylic on board
24 x 30 in. unframed
• This is an original piece from the group exhibition 8 Days No Contact at Narwhal Projects, Toronto.
• Due to the handling required for this piece, it is not eligible for Free Shipping offer.
The Graduates, as part of Nicholas Aoki’s “Bayside” series, defines the classical western ideal of true love, as depicted through the genre of nineties’ teen drama through the vehicle of television. Broken down into RGB format, viewers re-enter these scenarios with the capability to question their inherent meaning and our connection to them.
About Nicholas Aoki
Nicholas Aoki is an artist and illustrator currently working and living in Toronto. He graduated from Sheridan College in illustration in 2004. Aoki’s work unveils the inter-connectivity between the longstanding tradition of painting and new medias and technology. He is one of four founding members of the artist collective Team Macho, with whom he has exhibited in Canada and internationally in venues that include Optica Gallery, Montreal, Sidlee Collective, Amsterdam, Giant Robot, San Fracisco, New York, L.A., and most recently at the AGO with Axis Mundi.