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COURTESY JARED YAMANUHA “Liliha Bakery”: Perhaps the most successful piece in the entire show. The heavy camouflage not only rewards the attentive viewer upon recognition, but says the most about the ways in which we take some of our most treasured resources for granted.
COURTESY JARED YAMANUHA For the Longs ad, Yamanuha uses his precision, pattern-based removal technique to remove all the meaning from the circular, leaving only its fundamentals behind: the recognizable font, and the familiar shades of yellow and red.
COURTESY JARED YAMANUHA In “Hawaiian Sun — Lilikoi Passion,” at left, Yamanuha’s patterning blurs the lines between plant, biology and mineral, borrowing from the palette of the underlying image to evoke all three.