Mr., whose real name is Masakatsu Iwamoto is a Japanese artist born in Cupa, Japan in 1969. He is know for both his sculpture work and his paintings, both of which feature Lolita Complex and otaku culture themes prominently. Mr.'s work has been shown around the world, and he is one of the most well known artists in Takashi Murakami's Kaikai Kiki organization.
Education 1996 graduate of Sokei Art School, Tokyo, Japan
Exhibitions Chiho Aoshima Mr. Aya Takano, MOCA Lyon, Lyon, France, 2006 Thank You for Your Hard Work, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, 2004 Superflat, Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, California, USA, 2001 Superflat, Parco Gallery Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan, 2000 Painter of Alps, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, 1998 Hiropon Show, shop33, Tokyo, Japan, 1997
Galleries Kaikai Kiki, Tokyo, Japan Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, France