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Atsushi Fukui: Gentle Metaphysician
Atsushi Fukui: Gentle Metaphysician
Jeffrey Ian Rosen
Born in 1966, artist Atsushi Fukui began a professional art career at what would be considered by present-day standards a rather late age: his commercial gallery debut took place in 2001. This slow start -- Fukui graduated from the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music in 1989 -- is evidence of the extent to which sensitivity governs his approach towards art practice, a sensitivity well informed by and deeply rooted in the everyday. more...
Deep Simplicity: Tezuka Architects at Gallery MA
Deep Simplicity:
Tezuka Architects at Gallery MA
Thomas Daniell
Takaharu and Yui Tezuka are a color-coded married couple. Her possessions are all red, his are all blue, and the things they share -- their Citroen 2CV, for example -- are all yellow. This combination of directness, simplicity, and humor also infuses their architecture. Avoiding needless experimentation with form for its own sake, their buildings are conceived as devices to enhance life's simple pleasures: sunlight, breezes, views, family interactions. more...
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Atsushi Fukui: Gentle Metaphysician
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On Kunio Mayekawa
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