Where does water come from?, 2021

Where does water come from?

https://vimeo.com/532910488 Water flows from high to low. On the Earth at least. Water is everywhere, in every state, even within us. When you trace the source of the water, we have to think that it cycles.But then, how was water born to begin with?This is still a mystery. Some researchers suggest it came with water-rich […]

Eureka!, 2021


Interactive Neural Connectivity “Neurons that fire together, wire together.” – Donald Hebb. 1949 Eureka! TOPIC: Neural connectivity ARTIST: Akiko Yamashita LEAD SCIENTIST: Kristen Anderson, PhD An interactive installation exploring the science of how neurons make connections based on Hebb’s postulate that, in a simplified version, states “neurons that fire together wire together.” Visitors can view […]

Forest Perception, 2021

Forest Perception

If a tree talks in the forest, does anyone listen? https://vimeo.com/563380242 ‘Forest Perception — if a tree talks in the forest, does anyone listen?’ projection mapped a giant forest only for one night in the middle of downtown Los Angeles as a part of LUMINEX. Yamashita’s grandfather devoted his life to creating forests — he […]