14.04.17 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Dan Sully

A selection of photos from “Tokyo Taxi” by London-based filmmaker and photographer Dan Sully. More images below.

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10.04.17 by Staff

Playful Sculptures Made From Skateboard Decks by Artist Haroshi

Japanese artist Haroshi latest series of sculptures, carved from blocks made of old skateboard decks, plays on the toy-obsessed collector culture of Japan. Click here for previous posts of Haroshi’s work. See more images from “Guzo” below or on display at Nanzuka Gallery in Tokyo from April 22 – June 10.

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19.01.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Mina Hamada

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A selection of paintings and murals by Barcelona-based artist Mina Hamada (previously featured here). More images below.

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30.12.16 by Staff

“The Man Who Made the Kurobe Dam” by Artist Hiroyuki Izutsu

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Another fantastic series by Japanese artist Hiroyuki Izutsu. Click here for our previous post of Izutsu’s series “Don’t Give Up Japan”). More images from “The Man Who Made the Kurobe Dam” below.

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17.10.16 by Staff

“Mirror” Installation Generates a 3D Replica of a Person’s Face in Real-Time

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An incredible installation by Tokyo-based artist Nobumichi Asai. “Kagami” (or “mirror”) scans a participant’s face and uses roughly 5,000 motorized rods to create a 3D replica. More images and video below!

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23.08.16 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: So PineNut

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Illustrations by So PineNut (click here for previous post). More images below.

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02.08.16 by Staff

Daigo Ishii Imagines A ‘Tokyo-ified’ World Where Every City Looks Like Tokyo

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Japanese architect Daigo Ishii takes the visual markers associated with Tokyo and applies them to images of other cities around the world. Originally produced as a video for this year’s Venice Biennale, you can check out gifs of Ishii’s “Worldwide Tokyo-lization Project” below.

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13.05.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Mateusz Urbanowicz

Urbanowicz3Selection of storefront illustrations by Tokyo-based artist Mateusz Urbanowicz (aka Mattō). More images below.

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