T R A C E S | ト レ イ サ ズ

For the T R A C E S | ト レ イ サ ズ  exhibition at All The Shapes (2017) Naomi unfolded rituals and processes inherent in Japanese arts and craft and poetically and playfully reinvented their application to reveal their philosophical essence as visual traces.


Japanese art of paper folding.


Japanese art of flower arranging/giving life to flowers. A kenzan is used to support the stems.


Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with golden lacquer.


Phonetic lettering system used in Japanese, primarily for words from foreign languages.