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.

Wayne CROTHERS Australia

" Repository of Forgotten Sensations 291 "

Woodblock Print, Waterbase pigment
180 cm × 90 cm

八木なぎさ / Nagisa YAGI


Wayne Crothers is able to draw mysterious and warm human figures with floating paints that soak through the Japanese paper. Though a figure looks as if it is a thin white plant rooted in the earth, it also appears as a symbol of creation and as something to be worshipped.


Born in 1961

2006 “RED LOVE” Meseo De Arte Tridimensional, Mexico City, Mexico
2005 Gyor City Art Museum, Hungary.

2009 Cracow International Print Triennial, Poland. Statutory Award
2008 The First Yunnan International Print Exhibition, Kunming. China. Gold Medal
2007 Trios-Rivieres International Print Biennial, Quebec, Canada. First Prize