Koï current HK

CHAT MILL6
2019

ClientCenter for Heritage Arts & Textiles

ClientCenter for Heritage Arts & Textiles

LocationHong Kong

DateJuly - November 2019

Size1 100 m2

ScopeDesign

Project leaderAdrien Gardère, Léonard Faugeron

CuratorsTakahashi Mizuki, co-director fo CHAT

PartnersReiko Sudo, Nuno

MultimediaSeiichi Saito, Rhizomatiks

Photo creditLusher photography

Since 2008, Adrien Gardère and Reiko Sudo , one of Japan’s preeminent textile designers, have designed and completed four installations of Koinobori (‘carp streamers’ in Japanese): Koi current in Kennedy Center of Performing arts in Washington DC, 2008 – Koi current in Musée Guimet in Paris, 2014 – Koinobori Now! in National Center of Arts in Tokyo 2018 – Swimming Koinobori in Oita Art Museum, Japan, 2018

 

A new installation is held at CHAT(Centre for Heritage, Arts and Textile) in Hong Kong along with a solo exhibition of Reiko Sudo which presents her creative process through sketches, drawings, raw materials and design prototypes, as well as a video.

 

Studio Adrien Gardère has designed an immersive installation of over 80 koinoboris, made from Sudo's fabrics, swimming in the air. Saito Seiichi of Rhizomatiks Architecture, based in Tokyo, designed the multimedia devices.

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ClientCenter for Heritage Arts & Textiles

ClientCenter for Heritage Arts & Textiles

LocationHong Kong

DateJuly - November 2019

Size1 100 m2

ScopeDesign

Project leaderAdrien Gardère, Léonard Faugeron

CuratorsTakahashi Mizuki, co-director fo CHAT

PartnersReiko Sudo, Nuno

MultimediaSeiichi Saito, Rhizomatiks

Photo creditLusher photography