March 4, 2019
It’s arduous to understand Contact, the brand new set up by Japanese artwork collective 目 (pronounced Mé), headed by Haruka Kojin, director Kenji Minamigawa, and manufacturing supervisor Hirofumi Masui. Mild from a window behind the work dapples sculptural waves with pockets of daylight, making it seem as whether it is truly rippling earlier than your eyes. If it wasn’t for the partitions that comprise the deep blue piece, one would possibly assume they’ve created an actual wave machine contained in the Mori Artwork Museum the place the work is presently put in.
The work is part of Roppongi Crossing, a triennial sequence of exhibitions that present an outline of Japan’s up to date artwork scene. You’ll be able to see extra works from this 12 months’s presentation of works from 25 artists and collectives on Mori Artwork Museum’s web site, which based the exhibition sequence in 2004. Contact is on view by way of Could 26, 2019. (through Spoon&Tamago)