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August 22, 2019
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Japan 210

OK. Here we go: final days in Japan. Winding down. Wednesday 14 August A slow and relaxing start to the day before heading off to Yodobashi Metro. We’d been invited to Yutaka Moriguchi‘s house in Ryokuchikoen (= Ryokuchi Park). Yutaka … Continue reading

August 18, 2019
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Japan 209

Tragically, I can now report that we’ve arrived back in the UK. We’ve had a few hours sleep since the long trek half-way around the world, but obviously body clocks are hopelessly out-of-sync. Fortunately we’ve allowed a day to decompress, … Continue reading

August 10, 2019
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Japan 206B

What I’ve been up to recently, part two: Thursday 1 August On our train rides into town I’d seen a group of traditional-looking roofs amongst the contemporary sprawl. Again with the aid of Google Maps I identified where it is: … Continue reading

August 9, 2019
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Japan 206A

We’ve been here now for about two and a half weeks. We leave a week tomorrow. Heather has been blogging furiously so I guess we all know what she’s been up to, right? Printmaking at Atelier Outotsu mostly: even though … Continue reading

August 2, 2019
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Japan 205

Here are my best shots of the Mirror exhibition now running at Art Spot Korin: General view of the downstairs gallery: Heather’s pieces, beginning on the left-hand wall and moving clockwise around the gallery: Moving upstairs: Finally, the Art Spot … Continue reading

August 1, 2019
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Japan 203

On Monday at 1pm local time we gathered at Art Spot Korin in Kyoto to put our Mirror show up. “We” being myself and Heather (obviously), Masahiro Kawanaka (the curator), and fellow artist Matthew Fasone (who we met on our trip … Continue reading

July 25, 2019
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Japan 202

We arrived at Atelier Outotsu around 5pm Tuesday afternoon. As seems to becoming standard practice, after a good flight over HP and myself indulged in the usual in-Japan transport hi-jinks which delayed our arrival by a good hour. I cannot … Continue reading

March 17, 2019
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One

This video is part of the submission to 1SSUE 41 by Carl “CJ” Boland and myself. Last year when Heather Parnell and I spent a month in Japan this is what I was doing. The majority of the footage was … Continue reading

August 30, 2018
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Project Japan 34

Monday 27 August One day to see the sights of Tokyo, and the pair of us totally knackered anyway: physically and emotionally exhausted, tetchy, short-tempered, in foul moods because we were about to go back to the UK. Laughable… Because … Continue reading

August 29, 2018
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Project Japan 32

Saturday 25 August Get up late. Exhausted. We’ve peaked. We’re suddenly burnt out. Go shopping. Still baking hot… Have a nice Teriyaki dinner and then spend the evening catching up on the blogging (which has completely dropped off in the … Continue reading