The Surroundings of the Archaic Character

October 4, 2005 to October 29, 2005

Artists

Statement

Even before I knew the meaning of this character, the strange shape of , which looks more like some kind of symbol than a character, had become enveloped within my sensibilities. Once aware of the meaning, I felt in my heart even more strongly a stirring of something evolving from this, and wanted to spend some time walking in the surroundings of .

- Masao Yamamoto, 2005