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Title

Blue sphere no.19

1991

Artist

Ogawa Kōichi

Japan

1950 –

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  • Details

    Alternative title
    Aoi kyûtai no.19
    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Heisei period 1989 - → Japan
    Date
    1991
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    screenprint
    Edition
    A.P.
    Dimensions
    65.0 x 90.0 cm image; 75.0 x 100.0 cm sheet
    Signature & date

    Signed l.r., pencil "(illeg.)". Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of the artist 1993
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    447.1993
    Artist information
    Ogawa Kōichi

    Works in the collection

    1

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  • About

    Ogawa's concern is the continuum surrounding a sphere and the expression of the energy he believes is contained within his shapes. His soundless floating orbs pulsating through a continuum of all pervasive light become a mandala for aesthetic and spiritual experiences.

    He was born in Fukuoka where he still lives, and educated at Tama University.

    Jackie Menzies, Contemporary Japanese Prints: The Urban Bonsai, 1992, pg. 65.

  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication