Ethereal bowls made from the skeletons of maple and other leaves are the latest addition to Japanese artist Kay Sekimachi’s impressive portfolio. While she is most famous for her labor-intensive loom works, Sekimachi creates these sylvan masterpieces by adding Kozo paper, watercolor and Krylon coating to the leaves, giving them solid form.
Artist Kay Sekimachi makes sculptures and bowls with leaves skeletons of trees, inspiring by ancestral techniques of her country : Japan. These leaves of maple are maintained thanks to Kozo paper, a coating of watercolor and Krylon. From 3rd July, she will be exhibited at the Bellevue Arts Museum.