The Cleveland Museum of Art

Collection Online as of February 23, 2024

Wind

Wind

1994
(Japanese, b. 1936)
Overall: 22.3 x 52.7 x 11.8 cm (8 3/4 x 20 3/4 x 4 5/8 in.)
Location: not on view

Did You Know?

This vessel was fired in the kiln at Kent State University while Kohyama was in residence at the Cleveland Institute of Art.

Description

Kohyama Yasuhisa is known for his exploration of natural forms. This piece is part of a series examining wind, which he began in the 1980s. Intended for ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arrangement, the vessel was fired in the kiln at Kent State University while Kohyama was in residence at the Cleveland Institute of Art.
  • Artist; The Cleveland Museum of Art
  • Sculpture Center, Cleveland, November 6 - December 19, 2009.
  • {{cite web|title=Wind|url=false|author=Kohyama Yasuhisa|year=1994|access-date=23 February 2024|publisher=Cleveland Museum of Art}}

Source URL:

https://www.clevelandart.org/art/2010.297