Spotlight on Isamu Noguchi’s Innovative and Iconic Paper Lanterns

Spotlight on Isamu Noguchi’s Innovative and Iconic Paper Lanterns

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By Amanda Dameron
Akari, the massively popular collection of paper lanterns by Isamu Noguchi, is a bridge between age-old craft and modern innovation.

For Japanese-American designer Isamu Noguchi (1904–1988), using washi, or paper, was a way to sculpt with light. 

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