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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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Electronic Makeup by Nobumichi Asai

I was happy to listen Kyle McDonald live at FITC14 this year speaking about instant Face Substition but this example we post now will blow your mind hence this is a way different…

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Chocolate Lego

Mixing a chocolate with lego is the smart way to double the joy of living. Japanese artist Akihiro Mizuuchi created a small portion of Chocolate Lego happiness and made us a bit envious…

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Skateboard Sculptures by Haroshi

Haroshi makes his art pieces recycling old used skateboards. His creations are born through styles such as wooden mosaic, dots, and pixels; where each element, either cut out in different shapes or kept…

 
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