Tokyo Projection Mapping Connect, 2024

Details Artists:Akiko Yamashita Sachiko Yamashita Grasseler Saeko Ehara RICH & MIYU   Music: YNICE   Location: Shibuya Station west exit   Photo: Shigeo Gomi   Organizer: Tokyo Metropolitan Government / Tokyo Projection Mapping Project Exhibition Tokyo Projection Mapping “Connect”, March 15-24 2024, Shibuya Tokyo

Hikari 10, 2023

Light art installation Hikari 10, created by Japanese artist Akiko Yamashita at the West Edge entrance portal, invites viewers on a transcendent journey into the beauty of light. This 55 feet wide, 27 feet tall, 80 feet deep animated light artwork, featuring ten wall and ceiling light strips along the staircase, merges the essence of […]

Rose Bloom, 2023

Rose Bloom

https://youtu.be/ncl9llRsgdQ?si=yskkQn_rLfxBnmM6 Concept “Rose Bloom” resonates with the ‘joy’ of the people who herald the flower-picking season of the distinctive Taif Rose, which grows in the highlands, and connects the physicality of people expressing their emotions with their reverence for nature. “The invisible wind is revealed by the dancing leaves and flowers.” The words of her […]

Mother Tree & Friends, 2023

Mother Tree & Friends

In this installation, a majestic banyan tree in Esplanade Park is transformed into an interactive “Mother Tree” that invites viewers to communicate with an illuminated forest. The installation uses projections, LEDs, and sound to illustrate the importance of older trees to the forest ecosystem. “Friends” – the trees surrounding the mother tree – begin to […]

Full Spectrum, 2022

Full Spectrum

Full Spectrum (2022) was exhibited as a part of LUMINEX, award winning large scale outdoor public art exhibition in Downtown Los Angeles. The audio-visual projection mapping piece invites viewers to step into the hidden worlds beyond the rainbow. Bees and birds can see ultraviolet light on flowers and the James Webb Telescope lets us see the […]

LUMINEX 2022

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Akiko’s new work, Full Spectrum will be exhibited as a part of LUMINEX on September 17th, 2022. Her building is located at 1225 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles 90015 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=elSO1Gs2U2A LUMINEX, the award-winning outdoor digital art exhibition, returns to the South Park District of DTLA on the evening of Saturday, September 17, 2022 from 7:30 […]

Doodles SXSW

https://vimeo.com/721606977 It was SXSW’s first IRL event after a virtual lineup in 2021, and we were teaming up with one of the biggest names in the NFT space. So you could say we knew we had to make something special.     Joining forces with the Doodles team, we set out to turn a warehouse […]

Glowing Clouds

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Glowing Clouds series explores ever changing colors and shapes of clouds. Each artworks draw inspiration from Japanese nature. Visit NFT Gallery

Portal, 2015

Portal

Portal is a 7000 pixels of animated light hallway created by artist Akiko Yamashita in the Weller Court plaza in Little Tokyo district of downtown Los Angeles in 2015. It brings color and motion to the city center. It has become a destination portal – formally a dark tunnel – has been transformed by this […]