Kumi Yamashita was born in Japan and lives in New York City. She received an MFA from Glasglow School of Art in the UK in 1999. Her work is mostly constructed from everyday objects: building blocks, thread, nails, credit card rubbings, lights. The aim of her process is to explore art beyond the confines of traditional media, and turn ordinary objects into arresting images. Even a simple sheet of paper, if carefully arranged and lit, can create an endless variety of profiles, says Yamashita. Her work has been exhibited at […]
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"so sublime, simple at first but so much complexity in it's execution. I love it x"
"FANTASTIC!!!!amazing work, muito criativo, meu parabéns traga para o Brasil!!!! por favor!"
"Been a long time since I've been utterly floored by the ingenuity and sheer visual punch of an idea so perfectly executed. Wow!"