We had the hanging for the Light Up Show today.  Come and see a variety of striking artwork using light.

April 29th – May 8th in IgaUeno. See previous post for details.



Here are images of my works:


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We used some simple shibori dyeing techniques in today’s workshop.


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Work in progress Hikari Ten 1 Hikari Ten Work in prgress 2Work in progress Hikari Ten 3

I’m taking part in this Hikari (Light Up) Exhibition in Iga Ueno, Mie Pref, from April 29th – May 8th, 5:00pm – 8:30pm (free). (Also open during the day but there’s an entrance fee then) Come along if you’re free! 三重県、伊賀上野に行う光展に参加しています.

4月29日ー5月8日、17:00−20:30(無料)(9:00ー17:00は有料です) よければ、どうぞ、いらしてください。Hikari Ten Hikari Ten 2

I took part in this abstract calligraphy exhibition last month.  My work’s not calligraphy, but I use the same materials and I care about brush stroke in the same kind of way.


Building Cliffs Bokusouten 3 2016 Bokusou Ten 2016 Bokusou ten 2 2016

Today we had the opening of the 5 Person Show at Denmym Gallery.   Thank you everyone who came.  Suelu played for the Opening, Nekopan provided delicious food. Thankyou!


今日の5人展のオプニングでした.来て下さって皆さんありがとうございました。Suelu のライブがあって、ねこパンの昼ご飯美味しかった、ありがとう!

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Here are the images of the workshop I held in Bristol, West England this March. Everyone was very concentrated and really enjoyed working with sumi ink.

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