Collage (Chigiri-e) Artist
aki Yamanaka was born in Kochi Japan in 1985. His Collage(Chigiri-e: Chigiri means
to tear, e means picture in Japanese) work was inspired by the meeting with a Hand-made
Japanese paper, Tosa Tengujo paper craft man.
aki worked hard to invent and develop his original technics of making amazing piece of
art. As the result of his devotion, his work was not only tear the paper but also dissemble
the Tengujo Paper into fibers. The decomposition makes his work so elaborate
workmanship, and the work so special.
1985 Born in Kochi Japan
Currently lives in Kochi
2011 Start Collage(Chigiri-e) work