• Traditional Techniques Meet Contemporary Aesthetics in Otani Workshop's New Perrotin Show

    12 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Shigeru Otani, the singular artist who goes by the alias, Otani Workshop is making his Chinese art debut at Perrotin 's Shanghai gallery. "Like A Talisman" features over 100 new works that range ceramics, paintings and FRP pieces spanning the last two years. Observing Otani's artwork is like submerging oneself into a rich history of Japanese folklore. Where the human and animal figures embody the traditions of totem and anime culture. Although many of these pieces are stripped of emotion, they nonetheless emit a calming energy that can be traced to the artist's faith. Otani explains...
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