Hijiri Yahagi’s series of life-sized ceramic figure puppets boast cracked surfaces symbolizing the hardships of this life journey.
Ceramic, Wood, Rope, Steel, Copper, Brass
Yahagi explores the human experience of carrying physical and emotional scars – how they help make us who we are.
According to the artist, the puppet strings are metaphors for both the connections and restraints of our world.
Beautiful. Haunting. Thought Provoking.
Hijiri Yahagi’s website