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The Art of Tomomichi Morifuji

Japanese artist Tomomichi Morifuji creates visual poems using simple photography. You can check his project ARHA as well as personal Tumblr

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The Key in the Hand by Chiharu Shiota

For the Venice Art Biennale 2015, artist Chiharu Shiota introduced an installation named “The Key in the Hand” a gigantic spider web made of red wool threads where we can see 50 000…

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Nendo’s Seven Doors

Created to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Abe Kogyo, a Japanese manufacturer of wooden doors, design studio Nendo’s seven doors all have the same basic default design, yet each has been treated with…

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Nakagin Capsule Tower 1972

Photographer Noritaka Minami explores the architectural heritage of Tokio tells us a story of futuristic Nakagin Capsule Tower designed by Kisho Kurokawa in 1972. . As the first capsule apartment in history constructed…

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Naoto Hattori

Japanese artist Naoto Hattori (Instagram) creates surreal characters for his canvases. Of his work, He says: “My vision is like a dream, whether it’s a sweet dream, a nightmare, or just a trippy…

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Daisuke Takakura Clone Photography

Japanese photographer Daisuke Takakura takes clone photography pretty seriously. His project “Monodramatic” features some models tens of times, with some of the clones so far away from the camera that they can barely…

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Chocolatexture by Japanese Nendo

“Japanese design office Nendo has created 9 different types of chocolate. While each of them are the same size, not a single piece from the Chocolatexture ( created for the Maison & Objet…

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The Super Moon Lamp by Nosinger

The so called Supermoon – the lunar occurrence on March 19th, 2011 in which the moon appeared 14% bigger and 30% brighter – shined down on the people of Japan, inspiring them to…

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Upstanding Umbrella

Japanese designer Nendo rethinked umbrella and came back with the stay-brella. The umbrella comes with a sturdy handle that lets you not only hang it from a table, but it will stay propped…

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Light is Time by Tsuyoshi Tane

Japanese architect Tsuyoshi Tane, together with Japanese watchmaker CITIZEN, has created an amazing piece of installation art that breathes magic and life into an otherwise mundane object. Their installation, called “LIGHT is TIME,”…

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3D Steam Stretch by Issey Miyake

Yoshiyuki Miyamae, Issey Miyake Designer: “The theme of this collection is “windscape”. Wind is wind, and the “scape” is kind of the landscape.” Paris Fashion Week got a glimpse of some new innovative…

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Miniatures by Satoshi Araki

Satoshi Araki‘s obsessive attention to detail makes his work simply stunning. If it wasn’t for the reference of the finger that appears in some of the pictures, it would be very hard to…

 
 

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