New PDF release: Add Architecture, Stir Memory: Japan

By Shay Youngblood

ISBN-10: 1511562064

ISBN-13: 9781511562065

In upload structure, Stir reminiscence: Japan Shay Youngblood explores, early stories of domestic, enduring friendship, loss and survival as visible throughout the lens of her stopover at to Japan and event of 3/11, the 9.0 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear tragedy, ten days after her arrival in Tokyo from Texas. truth and fiction, poetry and track, combine and mingle in interviews and narrative tales. The concert paintings comprises soundscapes, architectural drawings, animation and video.

As dwelling in Hawaii i used to be brought to jap tradition, language and meals as a volunteer in a medical institution operating with eastern sufferers who had no longer been domestic in lots of years. In 2011 i used to be chosen as Japan U.S Friendship fee Artist Fellow. in the course of a residency in Japan, I interviewed architects (Kengo Kuma, Fumihiko Maki, Itsuko Hasegawa), designers (Kashiwa Sato, Kazuko Koike), curators and different jap creatives approximately their early thoughts of domestic. i used to be encouraged by means of my conversations with them and deeply stricken by the aftershocks of the earthquake, which ended in an unforeseen, new path in my work.

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