Japan Print Association Executive Committee and Japan Print Association will present an international prints exposition, "Prints Tokyo 2012" for our 80th anniversary of the foundation of the association.

Sean CAULFIELD Canada

" Fire Tower "

2011
Woodcut
180 cm × 106 cm




Nominators
遠藤竜太 / Ryuta ENDO

Comment
Sean Caulfieldさんは、神話や哲学、科学や生物学、ニューテクノロジーなどの幅広く且つ深い研究を基とした、人間や自然や社会についての現代的な考察を、常に魅力的な方法によって表現してきました。今回の大きな木版画も、寓意を含む劇的なイメージがとてもダイナミックで斬新だと思います。

Sean Caulfield expresses the modern perspective about the human being, nature, and society, derived from the diverse fields of mythology, philosophy, science, biology, and new technology.

 

Born in 1967

EXHIBITION
2012 Perceptions of Promise: Biotechnology, Society and Art, Travelling Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY, USA; McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
2011 Recent Prints, Yoseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES
2009 First Prize, Printmaking, Novosibirsk Biennial of Contemporary Graphic Arts, Novosibirsk, Russia.
2009 Triennial Prize at the 2nd Bangkok Triennial International Print and Drawing Exhibition, Bangkok.
2009 First Prize in Limited Editions, Alcuin Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada, for collaborative artist's book project Darkfire, Sue Colberg, Designer.