PICK OF THE WEEK: Issue 89:: Profile: Ei Arakawa

Jul 14, 2014 4:49AM

Ei Arakawa is an artist who constantly redefines and transcends the boundaries of identity, inviting his audience into a world where cultural constructs are subverted and the familiar becomes strange and confusing. ArtAsiaPacific finds out more about Arakawa’s latest collaborative project with New York-based artist Carissa Rodriguez for the 2014 Whitney Biennial—Hawaiian Presence (2014)—and explores what makes Arakawa more than a “Japanese artist.”


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