Edited by SULEMAN ANAYA and JOERG KOCH
When she uses these abilities as a springboard to think freely and radically, patterns from the basis of her work. “Patterns are design. Designing actually begins with patterns”. The concept conveyed to the patterns makers using simple drawings and the nuances of language. Each person’s interpretation comes back to Kawakubo, and an exchange develops from there.
Hasegawa Yuko, Chief Curator,
Museum Of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, “The Art of Forgetting”
ART iT Magazine, Fall/Winter 2006.