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ベン・グラッソ

ベン・グラッソ

Ben Grasso

アーティスト(アメリカ合衆国)

The illustration for May was done by Ben Grasso, an artist an artist based in New York, U.S. He has learned painting at Art University in U.S. and Europe, and he got Ph.D in Art. He held personal exhibitions in several locations outside the U.S. as an oil painting artist. His art works were introduced in a well-known literary magazine; “Harper’s Magazine”, and some other works are exhibited in The James Hotel (NYC) and the Eleanor D. Wilson Museum (Hollins, Virginia). Grasso created this month’s art piece with May’s clear sky, a flower of May, iris, which based off the inspiration of  Korin Ogata’s “Kakitsubata-zu”, and a black-headed gull in Tokyo where HOPPY was born.

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