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Rica OHYA

Contact person :
Rica OHYA

Position :
land-art artist

Message

Have been creating on open-air sites large scale ephemeral boats using natural local materials. My intention is to visualize the ephemerality of life and to highlight how precious life is, even in the decaying process.

Works

2017 Pafos, CYPRUS. European Capital of Culture 2017 official project
【Fly to the Impermanent Sea】11m/L 3m/W 3.5m/H
wood(olive, fig, etc.) palm-tree-leaves glass-bottle bird-wings snail-shells rope
(c) Rica OHYA

2014 UMEÅ, SWEDEN. European Capital of Culture 2014 official project
【Fostering Dim Lights】25m/L 3m/H 5m/W wood grass earth moss
(c) Rica OHYA

2021 Wakayama, JAPAN.【Absorbed Moisture, Moss-Boat Comes Back to Life】L/7.5m W/2.5m H/1.2m wood, moss
(c) Rica OHYA

Curriculum vitae

Last update : 06 Feb. 2022