• Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama
  • Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama
  • Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama
  • Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama
  • Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama
  • Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama
  • Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama
  • Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama
  • Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama
  • Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama
  • Vanessa Enriquez Waiting for Kodama

WAITING FOR KODAMA

2009 – 2010  /  Perforation on Paper  /  23 x 30.5 cm  /  9 x 12 in

 

The spirit of trees in Japanese folklore known as Kodama provides the basis for exploration of the medium of drawing as a meditative act. Through repetitive and trancelike gestures, I puncture rigorously in order to attain a higher state of consciousness and establish a connection to non-visible realities and nature spirits.