Blum & Poe was founded in 1994, by Tim Blum and Jeff Poe, with the opening of their 1st gallery in Santa Monica - California. They presented an installation by Anya Gallacio made of chocolate for the opening of the gallery. Sensitive to the Japanese work they were the 1st to exhibit in the US artists nowadays worldwide recognized, such as Murakami, Nara. In 1999, buying a Murakami's piece of art surprised the art world. During the ten following years, they open a gallery in Tokyo, following their inspiration on Asian art, and in New York.
Tim BLUM & Jeff POE
USA - SANTA MONICA - CALIFORNIA