Saya Irie creates from one-dimensional templates, like beer labels, book illustrations, etc.), new, three-dimensional miniature sculptures from eraser dust to form the same subject previously printed on paper thus giving new life and new purpose to the original illustration.
Saya Irie creates from one-dimensional templates, like beer labels, banknotes, book illustrations, etc.), new, three-dimensional miniature sculptures from the eraser dust, which she separates by colour and later puts together to form the same subject that was previously printed on paper. Thus giving a new life and a new purpose to the original illustrations.
Saya Irie has won numerous art awards in Japan. Since her first solo exhibition at Micheko in early 2015, this talented female artist, who lives in Hiroshima, has found her way into many private collections throughout Europe.
We would be delighted if we could bring your attention to this artist and her works. We will gladly send you more detailed information and images. Please also visit Saya Irie's website.
The exhibition goes from January 12th till February 24th, 2018. The opening is on Thursday, January 11th from 6 till 9pm.
Micheko Galerie (micheko.com) introduces and promotes 21st century art from Japan to collectors worldwide.The gallery operates from Munich, Germany, and covers all artistic media, including applied arts.