Takeshi Sakamura

Vase: Hiroto Nakanishi
Dates: Sep 7 – 12, 2012 (4 days)
Location: Taka Ishii Gallery Kyoto
Opening reception: Friday, Sep 7, 18:00 – 20:00(Concurrent exhibition, gallery 1: Hiroe Saeki (Sep 7 – Oct 13)


Taka Ishii Gallery Kyoto is proud to present a special autumn exhibition of works by the flower artist Takeshi Sakamura. For this exhibition, Sakamura will place Kyoto’s fall colors inside wooden vessels made by Hiroto Nakanishi.

Born in 1984, Nakanishi is an artist who makes works by delicately carving, while also using their original textures, solid pieces of decayed and split pieces of wood. This exhibition will also include numerous new works by Nakanishi.

Takeshi Sakamura
1972 Born in Tokyo
Currently lives in Kumamoto

Hiroto Nakanishi
1984 Born in Nagoya, Aichi
Currently lives in Shiga