TOMODA Taeko exhibition
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The soft space

Contemporary@Art@Space@Osaka@ECASO iOsaka)

We have lost something, havenft we

I think we ought to get it back now.  To pursue the progress of science, we did not pay much attention to the world of senses --- sight, hearing, smell, taste and touch.  I am now especially concerned with gtouchh.  And I express it with paper.  Touching with hands is very direct and intimate.  Nowadays sight is regarded the most important in the mass media.  Internets provide us with  so much information at the same time all over the world.  So it is very hard to know what is true and what is not.  But I can say there really is something between

eusfand ethingsfjust in front of us.We meet each other.  We see things and touch them.  That is how we feel our elivesf.  eLifefis something that is invisible,  something that lies so deep,something that is noisy inside us and something that cannot be described.I would like to feel this elifefwith my paper works.  We are a part of the nature@and a small existence in the universe.  That is my instinct.  I hope my paper works will have power to strengthen the elifef.