Koichi Yamamoto

TITLE: Death mask
DATE: 2013
MEDIUM: copper engraving print on Gampi paper folded as a paper airplane unfolded
DIMENSIONS/RUN TIME: 14″x 12″ x 3″
DESCRIPTION/STATEMENT: This presentation of engraving print become focused on function of the object as a folded paper airplane as well as a mask.
The delicate Gampi paper with symmetry print folded as a airplane which glides with satisfactory level then unfolding to the point almost recognized as a mask that may contains memories of the previous flight.
I am enclosing the delicate nature of memory of paper into bold shadow box resemble of “bone” that preserve the previous function.
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