Art of Bamboo, Glass and Urushi 

Yukito Nishinaka, YOBITSUGI : ‘Beauty in Imperfection’, 2017
Glass, gold leaf, silver leaf, H 38 x 18 x 15cm

Wamono art is excited to showcase some of its collections and works of artists who are introduced in the exhibitions in Paris, France in 2018 as a part of the “Japonismes 2018: les âmes en resonance” which was a joint project between Japan and France in commemoration of the 160th anniversary of friendship between France and Japan.

Kei Hasegawa, Gaze II, 2023
Bamboo (Medake), rattan, H 55 x 40 x 30 cm

In this exhibition, some works and artists exhibited at “Japon Japonismes. Objets inspirés, 1867-2018” at Le Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris and “Fendre l’air, Art du bamboo au Japon” in Musée du quai Branly – Jacques Chirac are showed. In addition, works related to those participated artists are also exhibited to illustrate the wide variety of the aesthetic impressions of Japanese art.

This group exhibition covers bamboo, glass and urushi artists including Kazutoshi KIZAKI, Yukito NISHINAKA, Kenji TOKI, Jin MORIGAMI, Tokuzo SHONO, Kei HASEGAWA, Masaya Ike
and Hideaki Honma.

Exhibition:
May 18, 2024 – June 22, 2024
Saturday: 12:00 – 18:00
Monday – Friday: By appointment
Closed on Sunday and Public Holidays

Venue:
wamono art
WerkRaum, Unit A, 10/F, Derrick Industrial Building,
49 Wong Chuk Hang Rd, Hong Kong