Ethereal Journey at Legnica Jewellery Festival 2024. Interview with Mariko Kusumoto by Anna Wójcik-Korbas

Interview  /  BehindTheScenes   Exhibiting
Published: 17.05.2024
Mariko Kusumoto. Brooch: Pink coral with Kurage (Jellyfish), 2023. Polyester fabric. 10.2 x 8.9 x 5.1 cm. Mariko Kusumoto
Brooch: Pink coral with Kurage (Jellyfish), 2023
Polyester fabric
10.2 x 8.9 x 5.1 cm
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Metal has been a familiar material to me since I was a child. Polishing the elaborate metal ornaments in the altars in my temple was one of my chores. When the gleam of the gold-colored ornaments would emerge from the darkness, I could sense the spiritual world and its eternal silence.