2022 Fundraising Auction Item: Too Much, Too Little
Title: Too Much, Too Little
Artist: Kumi Korf
Dimensions: 20 x 36 in.
Estimated Value: $1,950
Starting Bid: $1,450
About the Artist
Kumi Korf (b. Tokyo, Japan) is an artist whose work is focused in printmaking and the art of the book. She studied architecture at Tokyo University of Fine Arts and holds an MFA from Cornell University in print-making. Her earliest artists’ books were exhibited at Center for Book Arts and the Metropolitan Museum in 1986.
Korf has taught workshops on artists’ books at many institutions including Center for Book Arts, San Francisco Center for the Book, Women’s Studio Workshop, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, as well as at many colleges and universities. She had a fellowship at the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop and her works are included in many public and private collections, including the Library of Congress, New York Public Library, Victoria and Albert Museum, Tate Library, and Getty Center Research Library.