Arita, Japan

Residency 1st June- 31st August 2016  Arita, Japan (Artist residency supported by Mondriaan Funds). Visited places for research: Arita, Imari, Takeo, Fukuoka

 

 

 

 

1aritaBow Clap Bow, SHINTO SHRINE, ARITA

BOW DEEPLY TWICE
CLAP YOUR HANDS TWICE
BOW DEEPLY
HEAD BOW

 

Sponge, porcelain factory, Arita

https://vimeo.com/169424951 Porcelain Abrasive stone | Grinder Processing Equipment
ARITA, JAPAN

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cherry blossom represents the fragility and the beauty of life. It’s a reminder that life is almost overwhelmingly beautiful but that it is also tragically short.

 

 

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ROKUJIZO
6 STONE IMAGES OF BUDDHA: Jigoku (hell), Gaki (hunger spirits), Chikusho (animal), Shura (Asuras), Ningen (men), Tenjo (Heavenly Beings) after death

 

 In Shinto kannagara,”way of [expression] of the kami”, refers to the law of the natural order. Kami

 

 

To become great masters of shodo, according to Zen philosophy, the right way is not the continuous practice, but meditation, which leads to “hollowing out” of himself, to break free from any disturbance that can be a nuisance during the execution of a work of calligraphy.

Tomeru

Haneru

Harau Oreru

Soru

Magaru

 

 

 

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