With a latitude of 26º North and a longitude of 141º East, Rebun pokes out from the ocean northwest of Hokkaido. It’s Japan’s north-most island, and traveling its coastline would take one on a 72km round trip. From sea level to its highest point at 490 meters, this micro-thermal island is blanketed with flora.
The Vision of Toshiyuki Inoko, a Founder of teamLab
What exactly is teamLab, known as an art collective? To find out, we interviewed its founder and chief representative, Toshiyuki Inoko.
'Weaving Shibusa', the Documentary which Proves that the Best Denim Comes from Japan
Levi’s jeans may be known worldwide, but the documentary Weaving Shibusa proves that they are not the best in terms of quality – far from it, in fact.
Hrímnir - Nordic Ramen in Oslo
Hrímnir ramen in Oslo is a very unique project. Its chef and owner, American microbiology scientist David Quist has no training as a chef whatsoever.
Kabuki Prints Soon to be Displayed at the British Museum
Kabuki, the traditional Japanese epic form of theatre which enjoyed its heyday from the 1600s to 1800s, is centred on male plays.
Yuri Himuro's Creative Textile Creations
The Japanese designer Yuri Himuro, who specialises in textile design, has now developed her own weaving mechanism, resulting in unique motifs.