Aoyama Satoru: Criterium 60

Aoyama Satoru: Criterium 60
Library Shelf Location 18.AOYA
Publication Date 2004
Description Aoyama's deceptively simple portraits and landscapes defy the traditional pictorial limitations of embroidery. Working from photographs traced onto organza, Aoyama painstakingly builds up layer upon layer of intricate coloured threads achieving supra-realist interpretations of his subject matter. At first glance, these works strike the viewer as glossy photographs. Only on closer inspection does the surface reveal its intimate secrets -
Quantity 1
Pages 5
Format Pamphlet
Publisher Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito, Mito
Related Artist Aoyama Satoru
Category Artist (relating to a single artist/collaborative team)
Keyword Embroidery
Languages Japanese, English
Issue Criterium 60
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