Mari-Ruth Oda

In her work Mari-Ruth Oda explores the intricate matrix of repetition that appears throughout the natural world, citing nature’s design to unveil it’s organic beauty and serenity. It is when such beauty is lifted from context that the interpretation process can be allowed to stray into the wonders of ambiguity.
Mari-Ruth Oda is a Japanese artist and designer. As a child she lived all over the world including Tokyo and New York before moving to Manchester to study 3D design at MMU. She still lives and works in Manchester. In 1998 Oda set up her own studio where she has created pieces that have been exhibited internationally in galleries and museums including the prestigious Royal Academy and V&A Museum of London.