Maison Hermès window display | Tokujin Yoshioka

‘on designing a window-display of Maison Hermès, I intended to express people’s daily ‘movements’ with a suspicion of humor. there are moments when I perceive a hidden presence of a person in the movements born naturally in daily life. I created a design where one can perceive someone behind the scarves as if life were … Continue reading

Propagation with wind

To some, the existence of wind is nothing discernible, is always around but always taken for granted. But to some, wind plays some of the key roles in reproduction. There are some plants that reproduce by the dispersal of seeds through wind, which will be shown categorized under terms like, Gliders, Parachutes, Helicopters and Flutterer/ … Continue reading

“Snow” Installation | Tokujin Yoshioka

Tokujin Yoshioka continues to create spatial designs made from artificial materials, giving the viewer the sensation of experiencing light, snow, storms and other phenomena in a huge space of 15m in width, fine feathers are blown up by wind and shower down as if real snow does. The scene of hundres of kilograms of light … Continue reading

Visualizing Soundscapes

This music box designed by ÉCAL University of Art and Design Lausanne graduate José Ferrufino uses the movement of the musical mechanism to cause sticks of barley to gently sway. A beautiful visualisation of a melodic soundscape. The box has a brass mechanism, peach tree wood resonance case and real barley painted gold and attached to … Continue reading