Installed in Hyogo Prefectural Arima Senior High School (Sanda City, Hyogo Prefecture)

Year : 2016

Medium : Vegetation, Stainlesssteel, Artificial soil

Size& Weight : 310H x 310W x 310D (cm),800kg 

A relationship between people and nature: this work expressesasense of tensionbetween the two.

I sincerely hope that itwill be a symbolofexploringhow both sides ought tobe.Asphere-shaped plantis enclosed by ared cubeto highlightand inevitably draw our attentiontoordinary plantsthat we don’t usually care about.

Because the installation site wasto bewithin premises of a schoolthatis closely related tonature, Iproposedcreatingsomething that involves the students. 

Through watering and maintenance, I hope this work will inspire themto open their eyes tovarious fields includingart andgreening.