Tadashi Kawamata, ‘Tree Hut in Tremblay Plan No.6’, 2019, Annely Juda Fine Art
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Tadashi Kawamata

Tree Hut in Tremblay Plan No.6, 2019

Balsa wood and acrylic paint on plywood
82 7/10 × 60 1/5 × 3 1/10 in
210 × 153 × 8 cm
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Annely Juda Fine Art
London

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Kawamata’s “maquettes” are in fact wall-based, three-dimensional works that …

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Tadashi Kawamata
Japanese, b. 1953
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Tadashi Kawamata constructs temporary site-specific structures that ask viewers to reassess their environments. Engaging with ideas of home, shelter, and social contexts, Kawamata creates installations in both public and private spaces. Like an architect, he assembles a team to collectively build works based on his project plans and plywood collage studies. Based in both Tokyo and Paris, he has built humble tree huts that perch on building façades in high-profile urban settings, such as the Centre Pompidou and the Place Vendôme, Paris. His in situ works across Europe and America include Cathédrale des Chaises (2012), a nestlike shelter built of stacked chairs, and Under the Water, a ceiling canopy of reclaimed wood.

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Annely Juda Fine Art
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Kawamata’s “maquettes” are in fact wall-based, three-dimensional works that do not necessarily relate directly to his site-specific projects but are works in their own right. They blur the boundaries between painting and sculpture, often protruding 20-30cm from the wall in undulating …

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Tadashi Kawamata
Japanese, b. 1953
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Tadashi Kawamata constructs temporary site-specific structures that ask viewers to reassess their environments. Engaging with ideas of home, shelter, and social contexts, Kawamata creates installations in both public and private spaces. Like an architect, he assembles a team to collectively build works based on his project plans and plywood collage studies. Based in both Tokyo and Paris, he has built humble tree huts that perch on building façades in high-profile urban settings, such as the Centre Pompidou and the Place Vendôme, Paris. His in situ works across Europe and America include Cathédrale des Chaises (2012), a nestlike shelter built of stacked chairs, and Under the Water, a ceiling canopy of reclaimed wood.

Tadashi Kawamata

Tree Hut in Tremblay Plan No.6, 2019

Balsa wood and acrylic paint on plywood
82 7/10 × 60 1/5 × 3 1/10 in
210 × 153 × 8 cm
.
Contact For Price
Location
London
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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