Kiboochan takes to the stage with her “Pinocchio”sculpture will be part of the show “The truth about Pinocchio” from November 22nd to 29th at GKO Gallery. I guess you all know by now how much of a fan I am of her work. Her contribution to the show is simply beautiful, I love the feel of emotion in the piece along with the mask and the wooden look like Pinocchio should be.
PINOCCHIO I read the story about Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi and was a little bit surprised, it’s a little bit different than the Disney movie. I wanted to show my interpretation of this book. Pinocchio acts like a kid with many faces. He’s selfish, full of conscience only when he gets into trouble, makes many promises, lies all the time, but he’s also very naive and a big dreamer (and murdered the talking grasshopper). So I tried to show that using two kinds of masks. An evil one and a good one, huge lollipop, prison trousers, and making him sit on his conscience.
Having interchangeable masks is a nice touch and makes the mood of the sculpture change completely. The paint work is always great and never disappoints me.
Along with nice features like a crushed bug and and quality fabric used. Both masks supplied are a work of art themselves.
Size: 11″ x 7,5″
Mixed media (polymer, wood, fabric )
Pre-sale NOW! You can secure the piece before the show by emailing them at [email protected]
Here are a few work in progress shots below….Enjoy
Organised by ART TOY GAMA Collective at GKo Gallery “The Truth about PINOCCHIO”. It is going to celebrate between the days 22-29 November and will participate over 30 artists from Japan, USA, Italy, France, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Canada, Indonesia and Spain. An Artistic Project related to Art Toys in addition to artistic photography, illustration, animation and other technologies also linked to this type of contemporary design. More info HERE
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You can take a look at our older article of KIBOOCHAN Artist Spotlight HERE