Kour Pour

Biography / CV

Kour Pour (British, born 1987) lives in Los Angeles. He graduated BFA from Otis College of Art and Design, LA in 2010 and since then has been exploring various aspects of identity formations. His main interest concentrates around social and cultural constructions of ‘the West’ and ‘the East’ and the way in which these constructions have defined our thinking. Pour had several solo exhibitions, among others Samsara, in Depart Foundation, Los Angeles in 2015, Ozymandias in Ellis King, Dublin, Ireland in 2014, forthcoming are the solo in Mesler Feuer in May 2016 in New York and in The American Academy, Rome, Italy later this year. He participated in group exhibitions in among others Painting Show – Part One, Galerie Rudiger Schöttle, Munich, Germany in 2015, From Above in Blain|DiDonna, New York in 2015, The Go Between, Museo di Capodimonte, Naples, Italy in 2014.

Works

Kour Pour, Japonisme 3, 2016, Block printing, ink on canvas, 214,50 x 162 cm

Kour Pour, Japonisme 3, 2016, Block printing, ink on canvas, 214,50 x 162 cm

Kour Pour, Japonisme 2, 2016, Block printing, ink on canvas, 214,50 x 162 cm

Kour Pour, Japonisme 2, 2016, Block printing, ink on canvas, 214,50 x 162 cm

Kour Pour, Portuguese Tempura, 2015, Block printing, ink on canvas, 217 x 192 cm

Kour Pour, Portuguese Tempura, 2015, Block printing, ink on canvas, 217 x 192 cm

Kour Pour, California Roll, 2015, Block printing, ink on canvas, 222 x 180,50 cm

Kour Pour, California Roll, 2015, Block printing, ink on canvas, 222 x 180,50 cm

Kour Pour, Miyako, 2015, Block printing, ink on canvas, 206 x 170,50 cm

Kour Pour, Miyako, 2015, Block printing, ink on canvas, 206 x 170,50 cm

Kour Pour, Yakeishidake, 2015, Block printing, ink on canvas, 200 x 169 cm

Kour Pour, Yakeishidake, 2015, Block printing, ink on canvas, 200 x 169 cm

7 / 10   Kour Pour, Rising Sun (Pacific Ocean), 2015, Block printing, ink on canvas, 211 x 175 cm

7 / 10 Kour Pour, Rising Sun (Pacific Ocean), 2015, Block printing, ink on canvas, 211 x 175 cm

Kour Pour, Blue Streak McCoy, 2016, Block printing, ink on canvas, 139 x 194 cm

Kour Pour, Blue Streak McCoy, 2016, Block printing, ink on canvas, 139 x 194 cm

Kour Pour, Six Months, 2015-2016, Printing platform, 244 x 213 cm

Kour Pour, Six Months, 2015-2016, Printing platform, 244 x 213 cm

Kour Pour, Nine Months, 2016, Printing platform, 244 x 213 cm

Kour Pour, Nine Months, 2016, Printing platform, 244 x 213 cm