"The greatest mystery is not that we have been flung at random between the profusion of matter and of the stars, but that within that prison we can draw from ourselves images powerful enough to deny our nothingness." Andre Malraux

07 December, 2010

Yuken Teruya

I've run across Yuken Teruya's work in a couple of places, but the one that stands out is the Museum of Arts & Design (which I think I will personally keep referring to as the catchier American Craft Museum until I'm dead). He fashions intricate, stunning little worlds out of everyday objects like shopping bags & toilet paper rolls. As impressed as I am by the devotion to craft, I think he must also be half mad &, by now, half blind. Check out some of his mind-boggling work:

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