Site-specific project at Ôgama Shrine (Gorôbe Yakata Restaurant), located in Minakami town, Gunma.
Photo: Hotaro Koyama
digital photography - installation
digital print on paper
Work produced for "Art in Yujuku 2016", Minakami (Japan).
96 photographs taken on trip to countries as Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, Ireland, Istanbul, Portugal and Australia were installed on the shrine's ceiling, with reference to the common decorative themes of painted grid ceilings of tradicional Japanese architecture. The motifs for the image edition were natural landscapes, plants, animals, mythological characters, geometric patterns. There is no images from Japan.
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