Riki Tomihara
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Riki Tomihara

COUNTRY
United Kingdom

CATEGORY
A

EDITION
2014 - Finalist

Wood Construction

DESCRIPTION OF THE WORK

Concept is combine art and fashion simply, it doesn´t mean shiny and decorative costumes. My works focus on distortion in wooden architecture and optical art. To highlight it, digital wood printing and see through fabric which can show optical 3D effect are used. Hidden and Revealed construction.

INSPIRATION

Inspiration is from optical art, the Movement in Squares(1961) and the Britannia by Bridget Riley. Moreover, my works are also inspired by wooden architecture, The Cave Restaurant in Sydney, by Koichi Takada.

MATERIALS USED

Wool flano, wool jersey, printed silk chiffon, printed silk twill, printed viscose jersey, synthetic organza, printed cotton satin, polyester chiffon.