Mountain as Architecture
photo lazer print on acrylic
550 × 425 mm
We think a mountain is as a sculpture. I also had thought until I go on mountain-climbing at Mt.Iou.
I changed thinking as follows after I went mountain-climbing on there. “Mountain as Architecture”
lacquer on the wall of 3331 Arts Chiyoda
315 × 230 × 35 mm
Miniature Shrine as Architecture
a piece of wood
I had a opportunity to create a miniature shrine. There are no places in recent Japanese house to put on miniature shrine.
Therefore I thought that should make a miniature shrine to fit contemporary lifestyle such a small, simple, and primitively.
Plastic History (Knife)
stone soap molded from stone tool
This work has been made when I participated in exhibition at Yokohama History Museum.
I rented some real stone tool from there and made the stone soap molded from stone tool.
360 × 393 × 527 mm
Table or Wall
wall of gallery
I cut the wall of gallery in order to make a table for opening reception in this exhibition. Finally the table returned to the wall.
Tsuzuki History Museum
the materials gathered from warehouse of Yokohama History Museum
I built own history museum on the rooftop of Yokohama History Museum using materials gathered from warehouse of there.
I exhibited old materials what I gathered from the warehouse of there in the own museum.
pedestal gathered from warehouse of Tama Art University Department of Sculpture Gallery, DVD
3,400 × 3,400 × 3,400 mm
I had thought that I have to clean in warehouse of this gallery.
There were no place to put their pedestal temporary, so I had moved to the gallery in spite of term of exhibition.
STEEL / KAMAISHI
inkjet print, steel ore casted from steel dust
The stones what I had made one by one are made of steel. The each shape were casted from iron ore gathered in Kamaishi.
This work completed when I piled up like a mountain and took a picture back in Kamaishi.
In this video, you can see the process that object made by soil fallen from old warehouse was getting crumble little by little.