Black sea, brown pearls

exhibition flyer design Emi Kashima @ Usaginingen

performance during opening party with Hiroshi Murakami

visitors are invited to interact...

hotel room story

beard story

beard story


“Black sea, brown pearls” is a project based on “first time Japan – first Japanese impression”: on how one, when virtually deaf and blind to the language, sharpens the other senses. First came the smell of the sea in Narita, and then the smell of hairdresser shops in Kichijoji – her new home, so water and hair became the main pillar of her project, along with the collaboration and participation of the local community. The other part is creating a spider’s web of intercultural experiences of Czechs in Japan, Japanese in the Czech Republic, English in Japan, Japanese in Japan…


exhibition in Visions gallery, Tokyo