“Jade”

“Jade”

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 My father use to love and work with BC Jade, he’s past away now, in memory of him I was able to incorporate a piece of BC Jade into this sculpture.

My father use to love and work with BC Jade, he’s past away now, in memory of him I was able to incorporate a piece of BC Jade into this sculpture.

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 Light enters the sculpture from the opening and highlights the green of the jade.

Light enters the sculpture from the opening and highlights the green of the jade.

   65” H  Mounted from the ceiling, the porcelain is held by a form that is treated in the Japanese tradition of Yakisugi, wood that is burned on the surface for strength, it’s charcoal colour and texture.

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Mounted from the ceiling, the porcelain is held by a form that is treated in the Japanese tradition of Yakisugi, wood that is burned on the surface for strength, it’s charcoal colour and texture.

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 This is called “Kimono”, I was inspired by the shape and folds of beautiful Japanese Kimonos.

This is called “Kimono”, I was inspired by the shape and folds of beautiful Japanese Kimonos.

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 Light appears to be held by "Kimono" as it wraps around the interior space. It stands 7 ft tall, and is made from a concrete material.

Light appears to be held by "Kimono" as it wraps around the interior space. It stands 7 ft tall, and is made from a concrete material.