Catalogue  /  Itchiku Kubota, Sasakawa Peace Foundation, USA

As a companion to the exhibition, this bilingual catalogue of Kubota’s artful kimonos highlights his exquisite dye and embroidery work.

  • A companion to the exhibition, this bilingual catalogue of Kubota’s artful kimonos highlights his exquisite dye and embroidery work.
  • The introduction with a detail of one of Kubota’s kimonos.
  • Many spreads in the catalogue feature a kimono next to a detail of the same piece, highlighting the needlework and carefully dyed surface.
  • A spread shows how two kimonos’ sewn and dyed surfaces relate to one another. These two works are part of a landscape-themed series.
  • The back of the catalogue features information and step-by-step photos detailing Kubota’s creative process.