The Art of Contemporary Shibari Exhibit is the largest display of shibari art in a gallery setting in the world. This exhibit is hosted by Mother Dog Studios and is part of the Fotofest 2012 Biennial activities.
In this image, the artist, Zee Maitri, uses his light painting skills to highlight and profile his model who is suspended in a traditional shibari bamboo tripod suspension frame. His beautiful model is Clover, who is also an accomplished photographer. She, too, is displaying some of her art in our Exhibit. This is another excellent example of contemporary shibari art. Continue reading →
This is an extremely beautiful image. The photographer very skillfully used his light painting technique to highlight this pretty model and the expert shibari rigging. Her expression reflects her surrender to the pleasure of her shibari experience. This is an excellent example of contemporary shibari art. Continue reading →
Beautiful models, wonderful shibari rigging, and excellent photography — all are elements that will be displayed by world class artists at our exhibit during the Fotofest 2012 Biennial. Here is a good example of how Zee Maitri used all of these elements to create this gorgeous image. Continue reading →
Zee Maitri used his wonderful light painting skills in collaboration with the world famous shibari rigger, Osada Steve, and model Ageha to create this beautiful image. Zee Maitri, who is from Paris and New York, shot this image in Tokyo and will display it in Houston in March. Continue reading →