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Sayaka Ganz  Fort Wayne, IN


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About Sayaka

Sayaka Ganz was born in Yokohama and identifies a strong Japanese influence in her work, even though she grew up in several different countries. During her BFA studies at Indiana University Bloomington she explored various media, from ceramics to printmaking, before determining sculpture and welding as her expressive vehicles of choice.

Her fascination with animals in movement permeates this collection. “When you look at the piece from the distance you see the form of the horse galloping, but when you get up close you start to see that individual objects were used”, she writes.

Sayaka is currently based in Indiana, where she teaches drawing and design at IU-Purdue University Fort Wayne in Indiana and welds figures from steel, of humans and other animals.

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Sayaka is recommended by the following guest curators

Marla Lombard

Former AVP, Christie's Fine Art Auctioneers

Christy Lee Rogers

Los Angeles, CA Artist

David Kassan

Brooklyn, NY artist

Sayaka appears in the following Top 10 lists

'2010' edition

'Recycled' edition

'@Facebook' edition

'Horse Power' edition

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04.26.2015 @ 1:03 PM

Fabulous movement articulated!

Shyamal sikda

08.16.2014 @ 11:52 AM

very very nice,


08.06.2014 @ 12:06 PM

Es fabuloso el trabajo modelado empleando diversidad de accesorios, una buena alternativa hoy en día.


03.25.2014 @ 3:02 PM

ingenuosita e apertura mentale!!!


06.24.2013 @ 8:06 AM

It,s very GOOD !!!


06.16.2013 @ 10:25 AM

it,s very great.i like know what kind of material used.


05.13.2013 @ 7:48 PM

its good but I don't like the materials she used. I wish she had used a softer medium


05.06.2013 @ 12:29 AM

I think her artwork is amazing, I am amazed by her skill and vision.


04.03.2013 @ 5:16 AM

I love your work... but it's been in the number 1 slot for over a year now... surely you must have an election team as good as Obama's with an army of voters to keep the images in that location for so long.


03.29.2013 @ 3:32 PM

Verry " unique " sculptures , where can we find your works & how much time it takes to make one & aprox how much do they cost ?
Thank's & have a nice day ! :-)

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