Japanese sculptor Shinichi Sawada working in his studio. Photo: Courtesy of the artist, Venus Over Manhattan, New York, and Jennifer Lauren Gallery, Manchester. Japanese sculptor Shinichi Sawada working in his studio. Photo: Courtesy of the artist, Venus Over Manhattan, New York, and Jennifer Lauren Gallery, Manchester.
Japanese sculptor Shinichi Sawada working in his studio. Photo: Courtesy of the artist, Venus Over Manhattan, New York, and Jennifer Lauren Gallery, Manchester.
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The outsider art of autistic, non-verbal sculptor Shinichi Sawada, whose bizarre clay creations ‘speak for themselves’

  • Shinichi Sawada’s demonic, bestial and anthropomorphic figures are creatures of an imaginative realm known only to the artist himself
  • His first solo exhibition in the US is currently taking place at the Venus Over Manhattan gallery in New York

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Japanese sculptor Shinichi Sawada working in his studio. Photo: Courtesy of the artist, Venus Over Manhattan, New York, and Jennifer Lauren Gallery, Manchester. Japanese sculptor Shinichi Sawada working in his studio. Photo: Courtesy of the artist, Venus Over Manhattan, New York, and Jennifer Lauren Gallery, Manchester.
Japanese sculptor Shinichi Sawada working in his studio. Photo: Courtesy of the artist, Venus Over Manhattan, New York, and Jennifer Lauren Gallery, Manchester.
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