Sakura -Japan in the Box-

The Meijiza Theater from Tokyo has a history of 140 years of art performing. People had enjoyed different forms of acting throughout the Meiji, Taisho, Showa and the Heisei Eras. Kabuki shows but also newer forms of theater are shown to the public. And recently a new idea and an innovative form of acting can… Continue reading Sakura -Japan in the Box-

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Harajuku Sui Generis

The Harajuku clothing styles are known to be different, unique. Between Shinjuku and Shibuya rises the element of non-conformism. People show others that they were created in order to not-follow the same existential pattern. I read various articles and saw different video materials describing the life-style around the Harajuku station - and every time I completely… Continue reading Harajuku Sui Generis

Photography: Hiroshima

The warm colored sky, the tranquility emanated from the water's liquid mirror and the persisting nuances of the monuments - symbols describing the most beautiful part of a culture - traditionalism - something that never grows old, never gets disfigured by time's progression and pressure. Japan offers many interesting and beautiful locations, both natural and… Continue reading Photography: Hiroshima

Android Mannequin Takes Marketing To Another Dimension

The Takashimiya department store in Tokyo offers its visitors a unique display - a female robot capable of reacting in front of human visitors. The android is capable of over sixty facial expressions and movements. This is a Valentine's Day promotion sustained by a written message on the store's display window "Android falls in love.… Continue reading Android Mannequin Takes Marketing To Another Dimension