ARTIST: Karol Suguikawa

 Karol Suguikawa, 1981/Brazil

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The artist Karol Suguikawa is an architect and designer educated at the Milan Polytechnic of Italy as well as a proud transwoman. Her work is dedicated to the authorial production of furniture design and other artistic projects with a focus on gender. Her references come from the Italian pop design of the 60s, fashion, advertising andthe contemporary society. Currentlytheartist/designer has distinct lines of projects that are rooted in storytelling with ironic, sensual, humorous answers: sometimes embodying a kitschy edge. She works with several materials: wood, marble, glass, polyurethane and metal, using them primarily to create furniture, upholstery, lighting, and home.