[Dates] 5th/Feb (wed) – 18th/Feb (Tue)
Re:planter, Murase Takaaki who is an artist, planter mainly actives in Kyoto.
The cocept of his series, “space colony” is to make a new proposal for those
people who lives in a small crowded living space and spends busy life.
The plants in an inner court lightning grows with LED light and watering.
This inner court lightning gives new perspective and richness of the mind and
heal the pysical fatigue. Also it may gives you the start to change lifestyle
by facing this beautiful macro world. In the venue, Re:planter will take up an
order to create your own “universe” so plese do not miss it and enjoy talking
with the artist.
[Profile of Takaaki Murase] Re:planter is the solo project by a planter,
Takaaki Murase. He started to get interested in bonsai which influenced
by his grand father. When he gets older, he started to absorbed in
aquaterrarium and collecting rare plants. In 2012, he started the solo
project through the past experience and self education. It is his principles
to use recyle object such as computer, TV infrastructure and light bulb to
grow plants inside. He expresses a warning to consuming society by using
his art work(plants)
The main series, “Space Colony” is the compilation of investigation into
small universe within the sphere environment. Re:planter presents the small
garden;space by reflecting the law of nature.
[The dates when the artist visits] 8th/9th/11th/15th/16th/Feb 2pm-6pm
*Opening reception will hold on 8th of Feb
and also he will have a live session with 2 artists,
Samuel Andrea (music), Alexandre Maubert on the same day as opening reception.