Thursday, May 07, 2009

Kiri-e Exhibition

exhibitation

Kirie exhibitation.
Today, I dropped by an exhibition of kiri-e.
It was held in central funabashi.
Kiri-e ( 切り絵) literally means cut picture.
Kiri-e is an art work of paper cutting.

7 comments:

m_m said...

Nobu - thanks for the answer on my yesterday's question! I haven't known about these holidays in Japan! And today's photos are great, especially the first one!

joo said...

It's fantastic. The first photo is amazing - is it really paper cut? Must ne paintaiking job to create it!

Mo said...

Very cool art

Hilda said...

That's cut paper? Wow! It's amazing!

B Squared said...

Very interesting art.

Malyss said...

Paper cutting? I did not know about that; I'll google it to get more informations. Very interesting and beautyful!

valeria said...

It's so interesting, I never heard about kiri-e. I guess they use really thin paper to make it. How amazing.

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