​Wavy Blue 波うつあお_2020

Wavy Blue 波うつあお
Wavy Blue 波うつあお

The sea has different faces. Sometimes it is calm, yet sometimes it is rough. However, it's all part of the ocean. Similarly, our emotions are formed by our life experience, like the movement of the sea shapes corals.

Wavy Blue 波うつあお(Back)
Wavy Blue 波うつあお(Back)

naturally dyed fabrics, beads, strings, acrylic paints, wood stick_110 in. × 56 ¾ in.

Detail
Detail

Wavy Blue 波うつあお
Wavy Blue 波うつあお

The sea has different faces. Sometimes it is calm, yet sometimes it is rough. However, it's all part of the ocean. Similarly, our emotions are formed by our life experience, like the movement of the sea shapes corals.

Sleeping Beauties 眠れぬおばあちゃん家の美女たち
Sleeping Beauties 眠れぬおばあちゃん家の美女たち

Wood boards watercolor crayons, pastel crayons on paper, perforated hardboards, stainless steel wire mesh_64 in. × 42 in. × 25 in.

First Aid Kit for Your Mind
First Aid Kit for Your Mind

The snow globes are a first aid kit for the mind. Outside of each snow globe is a word: love, hope, joy, idea, peace. Each snow globe contains only glitter and water. By shaking the snow globe upside down and looking, the viewers can observe and imagine what they see in the snow globe associated with the word.

(From left to right) Love: 5in. × 3 ½ in. × 3 in., Idea: 6 in. × 3 ¼ in. × 3 ¼ in, Hope: 4 in. × 3 in. × 3 ¼ in., Joy: 4 in. × 4 in. × 3 in., Peace: 3 ½ in. × 3 in × 3in

First Aid Kit for Your Mind
First Aid Kit for Your Mind

The snow globes are a first aid kit for the mind. Outside of each snow globe is a word: love, hope, joy, idea, peace. Each snow globe contains only glitter and water. By shaking the snow globe upside down and looking, the viewers can observe and imagine what they see in the snow globe associated with the word.

​Hungry Dogs お腹のすいた犬たち

(Left)pastel crayons, strings, gesso on canvas, flowers in a vase_45 ¾ in. x 51 ⅜ in.