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Title

Ceramic

2014

Artist

Koji Ryui

Australia

1976 -

  • Details

    Date
    2014
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    compressed paper, varnished timber, pencil on MDF, chipboard, rock from cave, wattle seed cone
    Dimensions
    128.0 x 55.0 x 35.0 cm
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Contemporary Collection Benefactors 2016
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    296.2016.a-e
    Copyright
    © Koji Ryui

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    Koji Ryui's practice is based upon the subtle and sustained transformation of commonplace materials. Working intuitively, Ryui invests these humble things with an almost mystical quality, sometimes underscored by wry humour. In this cluster of assemblages, Ryui's minimal gestures open out an array of associations between the banal and cosmic, inert and animate, micro and macro.

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

    • Georgina Cole., Koji Ryui: Soft landing, 'Koji Ryui: Soft landing', Paddington, 2014, not paginated. press release

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