About my "topos"
Research about image of place memories, in a suburban area of Tokyo
The installation is composed of various kind of diagrams under the question
"How are relationships between a human and a place built?".
I began discovering this question based on 100 memories of Mogusa, a suburban area of Tokyo,
in which showing typical 'placelessness' of urban development during rapid growth period in Japan.
Through the process of analysing and deconstructing environmental elements from banal memories, different types of diagrams --both 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional-- were created. Mogusa, Hino, Tokyo.
"Mitsubishi Chemical Junior Designer Award 2013 " Grand Prize
"Tokyo University of the Arts, Salon de Prantin" (Prize of top graduates)
"Heibosha Dictionary of Today's Design 2015 " Selected in the special article of “Re-thinking Landscape”