TOMIYUKI SAKUTA

Friends and Faces

Gallery Exhibition: October 3 - November 1, 2014

Tomiyuki Sakuta’s faces are both intimate and specific portraits of individuals he has met throughout the world as well as a personal exploration of the universal human experiences of doubt and anxiety, play and absurdity. This exhibition will feature over 100 faces produced over the past three years.

Friends-Sweden 2012 series

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    Bjorn. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Bjorn -2. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Kaarel. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Kerstin. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Kiki. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Klavs. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Kristina. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Lennart. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Loit. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Sirgitta. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Tomas. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Urban. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Virge. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150
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    Werner. 2012

    Intaglio and chine colle, 1/30.
    6 x 4 inches.
    $150

Additional Works

100 Faces - Box Set

Davidson Galleries is pleased to introduce master printmaker Tomiyuki Sakuta's series 100 Faces. The series consists of 103 intaglio prints featuring a variety of fanciful and marvelous faces. The series comes in a wooden box adorned with a copper plate engraved with the title of the series on a grinning face. The box is secured with a dark purple ribbon in the tradition of Japanese tea ceremonies. The complete portfolio sells for $3,000. Individual prints may be purchased subject to availability for $125. As we must contact the artist directly please take into consideration the time needed to procure the prints from Japan when purchasing individual faces.

CLICK HERE to see all of the prints

20 Visitors Series

Gallery Exhibition from September 2nd – October 1st, 2011

These 20 surreal assembled figures employ the full range of etching and other intaglio processes. Each figure is built around a theme such as: "Waiting for Spring", "Windmill Keeper", "Chatterbox", "Iron Warrior" or "Decorative Maiden". Sakuta has received international attention with exhibitions in the U.S., the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Finland, China, Bulgaria, Canada and awards at numerous international exhibitions.

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