The RAMM 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.
Golden Fields of Rice by Mutsumi Suzuki, 2009
© The artist's estate
- Art Fund grant:
- £17,000 ( Total: £17,000)
- Acquired in:
- Yufuku Gallery
This intricately crafted, multi-lacquered lidded object with gold motifs is a fine example of the oeuvre of this highly skilled lacquer maker. This piece meant a great deal to the artist and he wanted it to be placed in a public collection.
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