Mobile with one small peach swallow. Wings and tail are stitched by hand, body is made from vintage fabric. Swallow is attached to a string which is held up by a small plastic ring.
Japanese-born Akatsuma Masami lives in southern France, where she handcrafts her pieces. They begin “floating like dust in my head, inspired by music, poetry, people, memories, and scents.” Her hands get to work and her thoughts take delightful forms.