'Tomotaka Yasui: Silence'

Art / Openings Outside Tokyo Sep 18, 2014

'Tomotaka Yasui: Silence'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

Tomotaka Yasui is the fifth artist to be featured in The Hakone Open-Air Museum's series of exhibitions showcasing young contemporary sculptors. His signature works are statues of ordinary-looking bob-haired girls in colorful dresses, not a likely subject when considering contemporary sculpture. However, these girls' figures ...

'Vangi e la Figura Femminile'

Art / Openings Outside Tokyo May 30, 2013

'Vangi e la Figura Femminile'

by Marie Omata

Italian sculptor Giuliano Vangi studied in Florence before he moved to Brazil in 1959 to develop abstract works. He returned to Italy three years later, however, after deciding that representational sculpture and figurative works were better ways for him to express himself. Since then, he ...