2020 | Etsuko Ichikawa: Broken Poems of Fireflies


EXHIBITION |
 May 26, 2020 – March 20, 2021

ABOUT | Imagine fireflies pulsating in the dark on a humid summer night—serene, undulating points of light over fields and creeks of a verdant countryside. In contrast to this soothing peace, the firefly’s emanating green light reminds one of glowing uranium, producing a mixture of beauty and fear. 

Tokyo-born, Seattle-based artist, Etsuko Ichikawa will channel these seemingly contradictory visions into a new immersive installation commissioned by the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU. The exhibition Etsuko Ichikawa: Broken Poems of Fireflies begins within a video … Continue reading 2020 | Etsuko Ichikawa: Broken Poems of Fireflies