Michio Ihara is active/lives in Massachusetts, New York / France, Japan. Michio Ihara is known for architectural, kinetic sculpture.
A Japanese American, born in France in 1928, Michio Ihara obtained American citizenship in 2001, and from 1981 has lived in Concord, Massachusetts. Ihara describes himself as an architecural sculptor. Many of his pieces are kinetic or wind sculptures such as Wind Cubes at the DeCordova Sculpture Park in Lincoln, Massachusetts. His artistic focus is exploring ". . .time as a creative element allowing change and motion; and nature, combining forces of light, wind, heat and manpower for constructive ends." (decordova)
He studied in Tokyo at the University of Fine Arts, and on a Fulbright Grant, at the University of Arizona in Tucson and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Boston on a Fulbright Grant re ... Displaying 750 of 2639 characters.