Akira Fujimoto


The Guardian of Medicine

誰もが知る象徴的なオブジェクトを再記号化する「RECODE 03: Myth」シリーズ。

Akira Fujimoto uses ungluing solvent to dissolve the picture print of Polon in the movie called "Little Polon", who is a model of Aesculapius, a symbol of medicine.
This is the way of contemporary art expression that substitute a color and drawing, which are basic two elements of painting, for a symbol and chemical reaction.
One of the "RECODE 03: Myth" series that is an attempt to symbolize an iconic object into something new.

  • 2011年
  • Acrylic board, UV print
  • 455×530mm
Related Work(s):
Pu 94
The Creation of God