Leiko Ikemura:|Ceramic Sculptures and Related Works||Published by Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum & NOHARA 2014|Authors: Elisabeth Bronfen, Leiko Ikemura, Donald Kuspit, Midori Matsui, Keisuke Mori, Elisabeth Plessen, Koichi Tanokura|Editors: Yoko Mori, Keisuke Mori, Yuriko Takimoto (Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum), Editorial cooperation: Philipp von Matt|www.nohara-publishing.com, info@nohara-publishing.com|ISBN 978-4-904257-24-1|© 2014 Leiko Ikemura, authors, Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum, NOHARA Co., Ltd.



"Leiko Ikemura: Ceramic Sculptures and Related Works"
Published October 8, 2014 by Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum and NOHARA in Japan



Contents:
- Installation views of the exhibition Leiko Ikemura: PIOON

Poems:
- Usagi Haiku & Usagi Tanka by Leiko Ikemura
- Unbound by Elisabeth Plessen

Authors:
- Keisuke Mori: "Leiko Ikemura: Sculpture Works 1987–2014"
- Midori Matsui: "Between Evanescence and Sentiment: The Spiritual Landscape of Leiko Ikemura"
- Donald Kuspit: "Dreams, Fragments, Females: Leiko Ikemura’s Body Imagery"
- Elisabeth Bronfen: "Taking Shape: The Threshold in Leiko Ikemura’s Work"
- Koichi Tanokura: "Also a message. On the poetic activities of Leiko Ikemura"
- Keisuke Mori: "The “Jumping” Method—Leiko Ikemura’s Hares and Sculptures"

Plates
Selected Biography
Selected Bibliography
List of Works

By & about: Leiko Ikemura
Editors: Yoko Mori, Keisuke Mori, Yuriko Takimoto (Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum)
Editorial cooperation: Philipp von Matt
Texts: Elisabeth Bronfen, Leiko Ikemura, Donald Kuspit, Midori Matsui, Keisuke Mori, Elisabeth Plessen, Koichi Tanokura
Translation: Gavin Frew, Tetso Kinoshita, Midori Matsui, Miho Matsunaga, Ruth S. McCreery, Pamela Miki, Elisabeth Plessen
English proofreading: 6699, Pamela Miki
Book Design: Takuma Hayashi (Hayashi Takuma Design Office)
Photographers: Jörg von Bruchhausen, Leiko Ikemura, Jochen Littkemann, Philipp von Matt, Kei Okano, Friedrich Rosenstiel, Lothar Schnepf

Photographs courtesy: Fukuoka City Art Museum, Kunst-Station Sankt Peter, Mie Prefectual Art Museum, ShugoArts, Studio Ikemura, Tokyo National Museum MOMAT

This book is published in conjunction with the exhibition Leiko Ikemura: PIOON (exhibition architect: Philipp von Matt) held at the Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum, Shizuoka from April 20 to October 14, 2014.

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ISBN 978-4-904257-24-1

© 2014 Leiko Ikemura
© 2014 Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum
© 2014 NOHARA Co., Ltd.