Cast-off Skin


Yoshinari Nishio’s mother nestled him in her arms as a baby. He reproduced this using clothes. His clothes stick to his mother as his cast-off skin. His mother’s clothes stick to him as her cast-off skin. They may be shouldered as a burden, or they might offer support.

Installation view: Yoshinari Nishio Solo Exhibition, 2006, KCI Gallery, Kyoto, Japan