Artist: Saeko ANDO
Materials: Natural lacquer, egg shell, inlays of shell
Size: H400mm x W400mm x D14mm
Saeko Ando uses traditional Vietnamese painting techniques and has persevered in the use of natural lacquer, which has become distinctly rarer in recent times in the face of competition from artificial lacquer. She insists ensuring the maintenance of this ancient craft in the modern era by integrating tradition with innovation.