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Shugo Satani, the owner of ShugoArts, one of the best art galleries to explore at Art Basel Hong Kong 2019, has been working on defining distinctive movements in Japanese and Asian art scenes since the 1980s after becoming independent from Satani Gallery, another interesting gallery in Tokyo from the 1970s, which was operated by his father Kazuhiko Satani.

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“Cometa” (2015) by Ritsue Mishima. This artist was born in 1962 in Kyoto, Japan. Nowadays, she lives and works in Venice, Italy Glass sculpture. With her fascination for the plays of light and transparency, Ritsue Mishima is at home in Venice – surrounded by the water. Working in close collaboration with the city’s artisans, the Japanese artist orchestrates in the furnaces of glass blowers, the production of her artworks in an attempt to capture and shape light itself. Photo: ©Art Basel

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“Nuvola” (2011) by Ritsue Mishima. Her energetic and sculptural production exclusively uses colourless glass, which imbues the objects with the chance and accident of a making process that passes between many hands. Glass sculpture. Photo: ©Art Basel

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“Revolution and Gravity” (2019) by Yukio Fujimoto. Mixed media. Photo: ©Art Basel

Since its opening in Tokyo in 2000, ShugoArts has been representing artists such as Masato Kobayashi and Shigeo Toya who seek their own ways of expression by redefining principles of painting and sculpture in Japan after Gutai and Mono-ha.

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“Revolution and Gravity” (2019) by Yukio Fujimoto. Mixed media. Photo: ©Art Basel

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Art Basel Hong Kong 2019: “Explosion” (2016) by Ritsue Mishima. The work of Ritsue Mishima is included in the collections of Musée des Arts décoratifs in Paris, Boijmans Van Beuningen in Rotterdam. Glass sculpture. Photo: ©Art Basel

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Art Basel Hong Kong 2019: “Fondo di Luce” (2017) by Ritsue Mishima. Glass sculpture. Photo: ©Art Basel

The art gallery is also excited to represent artists in their 30s such as Masaya Chiba and Lee Kit who have tried to expand the field of painting. ShugoArts opened its new space in Roppongi, in the fall of 2016 and remains active on international showcases such as Art Basel.

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Art Basel Hong Kong 2019: “Titano” (2015) by Ritsue Mishima. Glass sculpture. Photo: ©Art Basel

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Art Basel Hong Kong 2019: “Suono di Luce” (2013) by Ritsue Mishima. Glass sculpture. Photo: ©Art Basel

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