by sofia lekka angelopoulou
is art produced only by artists? or is it something ‘average’ people have routinely created throughout humanity’s existence?
21_21 DESIGN SIGHT in tokyo currently shows ‘mingei- another kind of art’ directed by product designer naoto fukasawa. the exhibition features 146 traditional and contemporary ‘mingei’ items from the japan folk crafts museum’s collection…
Image courtesy of 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT/Masaya Yoshimura