Master gardener Mr. Kishishita. Daikakuji temple. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.
Daikakuji Temple, Kyoto.
Tree arrangement. Daikakuji temple. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.


FROM WHERE I AM LOOKING AT YOU
(I CAN NOT SEE YOU)

This project explores the relationship between nature, it ́s artificial representation, the theatre of power and masculinity in Japanese culture. From where I am looking at you (I can not see you) approaches the performativity elements of the masculine stereotype are presented through gardens and palaces, and their theatrical reconstructions of “the nature ideal”.

 

Exhibited at KCUA Gallery, Kyoto (Japan) in December 2014

 

Published by THE PLANT issue #8

PERSONAL


Gardeners at work. Daikakuji temple. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Gardener´s hand. Imperial Palace. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Set I. Daikakuji temple. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Mr. Kishishita´s apprentice. Daikakuji temple. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Set III. Daikakuji Palace. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Tree arrangement. Imperial Palace. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Mr Naka´s apprentice. Imperial Palace. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Tree arrangement. Imperial Palace. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Mr. Kishishita´s apprentice. Daikakuji temple. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Set I. Daikakuji temple. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Master gardener Mr. Naka. Imperial Palace. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Master gardener Mr. Naka. Imperial Palace. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Mr. Kishishita´s apprentice. Daikakuji temple. Kyoto, Japan, 2015.

Tree arrangement. Ginkakuji temple. Kyoto, Japan. 2015.

The Plant Journal #8

Filmmaker and photographer based in London since 2006.
MA Photography, Royal College of Arts, 2015.
 

Clients

Victoria and Albert Museum
British Council
Bloomberg
Camper
National Portrait Gallery
Sennheiser
Museum of London
Royal College of Arts
The Globe Theatre
Fashion Space Gallery
Hypebeast
Disegno Magazine

Featured in

Der Greif
Blackdog Publishing
A/B Magazine
It´s Nice That
NOW Gallery
The Plant
UK Spanish Embassy

Shows

NOW Gallery – UK
Tate Modern ´Offprint´- UK
Gallery f5.6 – DE
London Design Week – UK
Royal College of Arts – UK
KCUA Gallery – JP
London Fashion Week – UK
FilmLab Festival – IT
Loop Video Art Festival – SP
Battersea Arts Centre – UK
In-Sonora Festival – SP
National Library – SP

Contacto

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