The Future of Cities and Creativity – “β Lounge” Volume 2 Public Talk Report
Taking on Youthful Tastes With Traditional Noren Curtains – A Conversation With the Creators of nihonbashi β Phase 2 About the “Meguru Noren Exhibition”
Sudden Large-scale “Coat of Arms” Laser Show on the Street, Collision of Creators’ Inspirations from Different Fields, and Emergence of Installation Works of Art
Collaboration of expression with artisans.
“A single frame comic Noren” with a story.
Trying to find ways for expression in between graphic and space.
Where visitors are to “experience Noren (traditional Japanese curtains for entrance)”
Updating the expression of Norens with colors and texture,thinking of the future of Nihonbashi.
Stores in the town change their norens (shop curtains)?
Form of new town-building activities realized by old standings and creators.
Create a margin for town development.“NIHONBASHI MEGURU FES” is being held to update the town through new collaboration.
The Challenge of Re-designing Traditional Motifs.
“Meguru Noren Exhibition” Launch Event: Discussion Session Report
Collaboration and curiosity calls forth new creativity.
Looking into updates of the traditional Japanese form of expression, “Mon (紋),” which means “crest.”
A Strong Focus creates Potential for Fun. “Collaboration Magazine Bridgine” starts to entice collaboration in the town of Nihonbashi
“nihonbashi β,” a joint development project bringing a new style to Nihonbashi, an intersection of people, things, and situations
“nihonbashi β” Idea Workshop Report: Mind-twist out ideas to create the ”Mirai-no-Noren (Norens of Tomorrow)!”
A night foretelling a new start.
Launch of the nihonbashi β, creating the future of Nihonbashi.
Raising the “Mirai-no-Noren” in Nihonbashi to build new experiences!
“nihonbashi β” Production Report