The PixCell-ated World of Kohei Nawa

Nawa+Kohei

Kohei Nawa employs an intriguing technique in the development of his sculptures – he’s created what he’s dubbed “PixCell” beads to completely cover found objects, so that what was once a perfectly defined shape is now distorted and magnified on various levels, changing the object itself and creating a sort of bubble aura or “husk of light” surrounding each piece. Using glass beads, glue, prisms, spray foam and plaster on taxidermied animals and other previously used vintage objects, he transforms their very essence into something truly remarkable and original.

Nawa also currently takes on other design projects that involve different techniques and mediums via the artist collective space that he’s founded called “Sandwich” and was even asked to create original headwear for Comme Des Garcons’ Spring & Summer 2012 runway show.

Discover more of Kohei Nawa’s work on his website.

PixCell_Elk2_Kohei_Nawa111

kn2

2-Kohei-Nawa deer mount kohei-nawa-031 koheinawa3 KoheiNawaPixCell7_zps638be601 pixcell-art-kohei-nawa-1 Untitled1_39

art-basel-hong-kong-2013-best-of-by-yatzer-20koheinawa6 koheinawalightbox4artwork_images_140578_392736_kohei-nawa

Advertisements
1 comment
  1. Hi woulɗ you mind letting me know which hosting company
    you’re utilizing? I’ve loadeɗ your blog in 3
    complеtely different web browsers and I mսst say tҺis blog loads a lot fɑster tɦen
    most. Can you suggest a good hosting provider at a reasonablе
    price? Kudos, I apprecіate it!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: