Mai Shiotani has published her first essay collection, ""I wanted to go to a world not here". I have known her since my days at Kyoto University of Arts, and she was also the first staff member of the art gallery DMOARTS. I had a chance to talk with her for the first time in a long time, since she came back as an auteur.
Tomoko Miyajima, who manages Hotel Noum OSAKA, which opened in 2019 on the shores of the water city of Osaka is leading a tough life as a manager, but she is also updating the hotel daily with her flexible and open-minded indie spirit. We interviewed her from the perspective of creating a place to stay.
One day, a group of crunchy squares that suddenly became a hit on social media, and a peculiar logo called "JITSUZAISEI". A gallery project started by an artist in her 20s is shaking up the Osaka art scene....
Mitsutoshi Takesue is the owner of organ, a long-established select store located at the west exit of Ohashi Station in Hakata. He has spent the last 30 years traveling around the world to collect "lovely things" from France, Sweden, Finland, and other countries. And what we can see from them.
Guangzhou is a vast port city and a major economic center in the northwest of Hong Kong. We received a report from inoken, who works as a photographer and apparel designer, and also organizes club events and creates graphic arts.
An interview of Page Sargisson, a founder and a creator of jewelry brand "Page Sargisson". This Brooklyn-based independent creator changed her way of business drastically in late 2020, and her activity was reported in The New York Times.