BIO by Yuki Yoshida
Gateway: Japan is closing tomorrow at the Torrance Art Museum. If you can swing by to check it out, I highly recommend it. I've already discussed a few works in a previous post, but there are many more works worth checking out.
For instance, Yuki Yoshida's BIO is an intriguing piece. On my first visit, I didn't give it much attention, but upon a second viewing I found it enthralling. These figures caught amber-like in stasis are fascinating. They have a slightly Lovecraftian quality that captures my imagination. Check out this vid:
Likewise, Akira Shikiya's Get Smart is a charming work that I overlooked upon my first visit. Here are a few images:
Finally, you really don't want to miss Nobuhito Nishigawara's Capitoline Donkey, do you? ;-)
LOL!!! Anyways, I really enjoyed this show.
Here's a link to the Torrance Art Museum's website.
Here's Nobuhito Nishigawara's website.