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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

August 29, 2018
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Project Japan 31

This an easy one: last quick run-through in the morning, setting up in the afternoon, The Resonant Interval ‘Special Event’ at 6pm. Heather gave a very successful talk on Arts and Health between 6pm and 7pm with support from Sueko … Continue reading

August 29, 2018
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Project Japan 29

So we’re still on Thursday 23 August. Hot and humid with heavy showers. We meet Matthew Fasone at Kawaramachi Hankyu subway station and, after a short wander, head over to Art Spot Korin and a meeting with artist and very, … Continue reading

August 27, 2018
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Project Japan 27

Downtime in Tokyo: knocking these posts out now to wrap this up before we get home and it all goes stale. Monday 20 August Heather and I leave Sugoshicho behind and head for Kyoto. The afternoon is spent finishing off the … Continue reading

August 26, 2018
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Project Japan 24

Continuing directly on from my last post. The scene: Carl and Sueko Boland’s house in Sugoshicho, Japan. Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 August As part of the Resonant Interval show at Gallery G-77 in Kyoto—on Friday 24 August to be … Continue reading

August 14, 2018
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Project Japan 16

The last couple of days in Sapporo were actually pretty hectic. Then – BANG – we’ve packed up and left and I’m writing this from a hotel room in Osaka. A bit like someone suddenly changing channels on the TV … Continue reading

August 12, 2018
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Project Japan 14

Having the exhibition up and running has given us a bit of breathing space, although I’ve still got loads to do. I am still working on the video for the Kyoto show, but the off-the-cuff installation video for Heather’s Pocket Remains … Continue reading

August 11, 2018
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Project Japan 12

Following on from my last post, here’s the video: And here are the interpretation boards (thanks Chiami!): Finally, on the way in:

August 10, 2018
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Project Japan 11

Thursday 9 August. The show has got to be up and running by opening time tomorrow morning. The most time-consuming piece of work will be Heather’s ink drawings (part of her Pocket Remains series): 79 of them! They’ve all got … Continue reading