VIDEO: Jacob Hashimoto, The Other Sun at Ronchini Gallery
Mayfair’s Ronchini Gallery has been taken over by a swarm of paper kites, strung from the ceiling by thousands of threads by artist Jacob Hashimoto and his team. Some are clouds of white, others are individually decorated with psychedelic patterns in primary colours, while at the far reaches of the space hundreds of bright yellow kites form a sun-like glowing shape. Hashimoto’s installations draw from his Japanese heritage, video games, design and nature, with a need to occupy and respond to spaces and the people who flow through them. FAD talked to Hashimoto about his creative process, the practicalities of mounting his installations, and the amount of knots he has to tie…
Film by Laura Bushell
Blue skies, sunshine and crowds of glamorous people – it’s been quite a while since I’ve experienced this heady mix. Throw in some palm trees and here I am in Miami, where else. There is a palpable energy and enthusiasm in the air for Miami art week, the year-long embargo has only increased people’s desire to visit the fairs, socialize, be seen, and of course view and buy art.
Liv Schulman (b. 1985, Buenos Aires, Argentina), is a multidisciplinary artist, working between video and performance art. She is the winner of the 20th Prize Fondation d’entreprise Ricard, awarded on the occasion of the exhibition The Twentieth Fondation d’entreprise Ricard Prize, curated by Neïl Beloufa in September 2018. She currently lives and works in Paris,
Brilliant artworks, beautiful buildings and outer space.
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