Year of the Labbit 2011

"Black, White and Other"
Item No.: 322637

Custom Labbit by Margaret Kasahara, Colorado Springs, CO

A nisei born in New York City and raised in Boulder, Colorado, Kasahara has been using Japanese iconic imagery in her work off and on since 2002. Her paintings appeared in Kokeshi: From Folk Art to Art Toy at the Museum (2009). Kokeshi have significance as representative of self-portraiture or as a stand-in for Japanese or Asian women in general. Her paintings are explorations of identity, combining memory, autobiographical experiences, and observations into personal and contemporary contexts.

Oil, 4.5"H


This is an original work of art and is not recommended as a toy for children. No discounts will be applied. ALL SALES ARE FINAL This artist has donated 100% of the proceeds from this sale to the Museum!

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