Katsura Funakoshi

Japanese, born 1951

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Katsura Funakoshi

Japanese, born 1951

127 followers

Katsura Funakoshi makes whimsical, figurative sculptures that connect the physical and the …

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Katsura Funakoshi makes whimsical, figurative sculptures that connect the physical and the metaphysical. Carved meticulously from camphor wood, his hybrid characters have delicately modeled skin, luminescent marble eyes, turquoise-tinted chests, and legs made of branches. At once human and surreal, Funakoshi’s figures …

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