Using traditional kite-making techniques, Jacob Hashimoto draws on his Japanese heredity to create these amazing three dimensional wall works. He maticulously creates thousands of miniature ‘kites’: bamboo stiffened rice paper shapes suspended with nylon fishing wire. http://jacobhashimoto.com/ (from Patternbank)
jacob hashimoto: the other sun ronchini gallery in collaboration with studio la città present the first solo show in the UK of new york-based artist jacob hashimoto. the site-specific installation entitled 'the other sun' is composed of hundreds of small paper kite elements which are a signature of the american born artist.