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Aki INOMATA - 2

Why Not Hand Over a "Shelter" to Hermit Crabs? - Border - 2009

Hermit crabs change their shells one after another according to their body growth. INOMATA scans hermit crabs’ shells and based on the data, she creates 3D-printed artificial ones topped with the cityscapes of various metropolises around the world.

Venue: Unoshima Villa
Hitachi, Ibaraki

© Photo: Keizo KIOKU
Courtesy of KENPOKU ART 2016

KENPOKU ART: Seaside Area - Images

17 September - 20 November 2016, Northern Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan. General Director: Fumio Nanjo. Art, science, and technology in dialogue with nature.

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