March 9 - 12
Cigarette Foil Crane [Why Should I?]
Foil paper, 18 x 18 x 96 inches
Photo Credit: Evan Rosato
Madoka Plate [A Prix Fixe]
Plywood, 34 x 34 x 1.5 inches
Photo credit: Evan Rosato
I make objects that are recreations of memories, which I seek out from fragmentary evidence. Having grown up in a Japanese family restaurant, I examine identity and heritage, filling in the blanks with imagery through food, ceramics, imagination, and dreams.
Born into a Japanese family of restaurateurs and growing up in Canada, Amy Shindo combines interests in the culinary and ceramic arts, bridging these worlds though accessible objects and experiences.