Ikuko Iwamoto

Golden Pearl IV

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Porcelain sculpture with gold lustre, glass framed wall work Ikuko Iwamoto's work is inspired largely by her own curiosity of the microscopic world – the cells, genes and organic forms that are invisible to the naked eye. Her meticulous attention to detail and adept technical skills enable her to uniquely interpret the world that inspires her, creating ceramic sculptures which take their reference from the tiniest of sea creatures to the minutest of micro-organisms. Over the years Cavaliero...

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Width: 80 cm (31.5 in)

Height: 125 cm (49.21 in)

Depth: 17 cm (6.69 in)

Gold, Porcelain


England, UK

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London, UK

Ikuko Iwamoto is a Japanese artist living in London, whose intricate sculptural pieces are made from finely crafted porcelain. Her practice, formally focused on creating functional objects such as teapots and flower vases, is now producing larger works and sculpture.
Ikuko’s work has an uncompromising purity that is captivating. She describes her work as, “a world of intricacy and detail, of mathematical pattern and organic chaos, of beauty and repulsion.”
Ikuko began her education i...

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