Details:

The ceramic-glazed shapes in this mixed-media work magnetically attach to the blackened plane. The viewer may configure these elements however they please to evoke a nocturnal atmosphere that reflects the artist's love of the natural world.
Unframed
Signed
The accompanying ceramic glazed pieces are magnetically attached to the surface of the work.

① Artwork:

一つぼっち / Alone

This mixed-media work combines wood with galvanized metal. The artist is committed to the use of natural elements in his art. The accompanying ceramic-glazed shapes—circles, squares and triangles in various colors—magnetically attach to the blackened plane. The viewer may configure these elements however they please. This serene work is evocative of a nocturnal atmosphere, reflecting the artist's love of nature as well as his candidness and warmth.

Specs:

17.75 inches
17.75 inches
1.13 inches
17.75 inches

③ Artist:

Tomohisa Obana

Tomohisa Obana developed a love of nature early in life that led directly to his artistic practice. His process for creating ceramics emphasizes the firing of clay, the very origin of pottery, while communicating with the earth using his skill, knowledge and senses. Obana’s sincere approach to his art imbues each of his works with candidness and warmth.

Tomohisa Obana:
一つぼっち / Alone, 2021
Wood panel, galvanized metal sheet, cloth, stucco, abrasive powder, glue, matte medium, glazed ceramic, magnet
17.8 × 17.8 × 1.1 inches /
Tomohisa Obana:
一つぼっち / Alone, 2021
Wood panel, galvanized metal sheet, cloth, stucco, abrasive powder, glue, matte medium, glazed ceramic, magnet
17.8 × 17.8 × 1.1 inches /