Sunday, 8 April 2012

Laughing Stone by Hirotoshi Ito Nagano, Japan

The first Laughing Stone came into life in 1986. Since then, I have been making one or two every year. With each one, I try to make the best of the stone's natural shape.

MATERIALS: Natural stone, zipper, dentures
SIZE: Stone 7 cm x 9 cm x 18 cm (2.8 in x 3.5 in x 7.1 in)
Base 9 cm x 9 cm x 15 cm (3.5 in x 3.5 in x 5.9 in)
WEIGHT: Stone 1.5 kg (3.3 lb)
Base 3.5 kg (7.7 lb)