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Design journalist Keiichiro Fujisaki has published in his blog a review of the Window exhibition written previously for Confort magazine.
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Exhibition: Window

The Works of Living World

@ STARNET ZONE (Mashiko Tochigi, 2005)

This was Living World’s first formal solo show, held at the hilltop gallery in Mashiko, STARNET ZONE.
We titled the show “Window”, and produced eight works which act as windows onto the living world around us.
Here we also presented our second version of Wind-lit, first shown as a prototype in 2001.

→ Wind-lit: Solar
→ In this time
→ Beyond our solar system
→ Living plant time
→ Starry day
→ As the sun sees it
→ Freeze fired
→ Table of sounds

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Held: 2005.7.23 – 8.25
Planned and produced by Living World (Yoshiaki Nishimura, Tariho Nishimura)

Collaborators: Yukio Ando (EXA), Takeshi Ishiguro (Takeshi Ishiguro Design Office), Ryuichi Iwasa (GK Tech), Yoshihiro Kawasaki (NADI), Shunichiro Kuriyama (KARHU), monokraft (Toru Shimizu and Ken Katsumata), and Yoshihiro Shimomura (SDK).
On-site cooperation: Hiroshi Baba, Atsuko Watanabe (STARNET); Hideki Takayama (Takayama woodworking shop)
English translation: Pamela Miki

Special thanks to (in alphabetical order): 4D2U Project (National Astronomical Observatory of Japan), Kazuko Baba, Boctok, Kaoru Fujita, Kei Fukuda (maf*maf), Hideko Hatta, Keisuke Hirai (NaK.pro), Emiko Hoshi, Ryosuke Kimura, Toru Morita, Haruo Okada (Pioneer), Pine Forest, Yasuko Seki, Sound Bum Project, Satoru Sugihara, Hideki Takada, Junko Takayama, Yuichi Tsukada (Onshitsu) and STARNET.

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Conveys not one minute or three, but another sense of time

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National forum exploring participatory and experiential education

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The prototype of Wind-lit: Solar (2005), test exhibits in Tokyo and Kyoto

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A visitor deer had came

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The first full-scale exhibition of our works at the Mashiko gallery STARNET ZONE