Spin by Ritsue Mishima

Aberdeen Art Gallery was one of five museums to win a share of £75,000 to buy their selected object thanks to Art Fund Collect, an initiative aimed at championing contemporary craft and increasing its presence in UK collections.

Details

Medium:
Blown and cane glass
Art Fund grant:
£5,600 ( Total: £5,600)
Acquired in:
2010
Vendor:
Katie Jones Gallery

This hand-blown, spiralling glass piece is characteristic of Mishima's creations which are often concerned with movement and light. Mishima executes her highly original designs in collaboration with Murano-based craftsmen.

Provenance

The artist.

Venue details

Aberdeen Art Gallery Schoolhill, ABERDEEN Aberdeenshire AB10 1FQ 03000 200 293 www.aagm.co.uk

Entry details

Free to all

The gallery is closed until 2019.