Midori Tsukada

Born in 1972, Gifu
Utilizing gravity in her forms and characterized by her use of the blues and greens produced by copper leaf, she employs highly-skilled techniques-grinding in a spray of water to create lines of minute delicacy or filing, producing a translucence like that of light shining down through the leaves of a forest. They possess a Japanese sensibility evocative of rain and dew or bamboo groves, filled with a clear atmosphere and organic energy.