Kensuke Koike (born in Nagoya, Japan in 1980 – lives and works between Sempas, Nova Gorica and Venice). His artistic research focuses on the variations of imagination and human perception; he works mainly on collages, from the traditional and technically simple photo collage to a three dimensional collage in motion, realized by collecting a series of image-trouvé. But the appeal of his work often comes from the fact of adding to the image of the readymade the concept, borrowed from alchemy, of “finding value in nothing”.
A series of frames of big size are overlapped in order to create a new shape, that goes beyond the content of the frames itself. The project was part of a series of works focusing on representation, but the artist abandoned it because he was busy on…
- Kensuke Koike