Artist/Printmaker
Aura (2018)

The Wabi-sabi Series

The Wabi-sabi Series (2018)

The Wabi-sabi series is a collection of artworks in which Yolanda del Riego (YR) has used old drawings, watercolors, and even digital print proofs, combined with old mats to create unique mixed media compositions. The series is named after the wabi-sabi Japanese art aesthetic, “…which is sometimes described as one of beauty that is "imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete…Characteristics of the wabi-sabi aesthetic include asymmetry, roughness, simplicity, economy, austerity, modesty, intimacy, and appreciation of the ingenuous integrity of natural objects and processes”(Wikipedia).

La serie Wabi-sabi es una colección de obras en las que Yolanda del Riego (YR) ha utilizado dibujos antiguos, acuarelas e incluso pruebas de impresión digital, combinadas con paspartú antiguos y técnicas mixtas para crear composiciones únicas. La serie lleva el nombre “wabi-sabi, “…un término estético japonés que describe un tipo de visión estética basada en "la belleza de la imperfección" (Wikipedia).