In Japanese 'SYU IRO' means 'Kind of Red Colour' traditionally used in Torii gates and objectively being perceived as bright orange.

 

 

Definition: Site-specific permanent outside installation or Pavilion

Material: Oguni-Sugi

Dimensions: 5 x 5 x 20 m

Location: Tanoharu 6953, Minamioguni-machi, Aso-gun, Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan

 

Supported by: 2014 International Artist-in-Residence Programme in Aso

Project Development: September - November 2014

Completion: 3 November 2014

 

Artist: Uliana Apatina

Engineer: Ivan Ivasjuk 

Construction: Uliana Apatina with Kira-san and Kazunori Kitazato, Mishima Chiaki, Yoshiori Anai, Shinobu Yamauchi, Yuchirou Yamauchi, Takahito Yamauchi, Naoko Kitazako, Hiromi Kawadu, Kei Tsunoda, Tetsunori Hashimoto, Kana Ino, Jonathan Sitthiphonh, Rinna Clanuwat and residents of Minamioguni-machi

 

Sensei of Japanese Joinery: Kira-san [Yuji Kira]

Material Supplier: Hideki Kawazu [oguni-sugi]
                             Mitsuhito Kodama [cedar chips]

 

Land Owner: Shinobu and Yuchirou Yamauchi, Kazunori and Erico Kitazato
                      [family ryokan '’Ryukeien’' - on the way to Kurokawa Onsen]

 

Japanese Family: Shinobu Yamauchi, Yuchirou Yamauchi, Takahito Yamauchi, Kazunori Kitazato, Eriko Kitazato, Akiko Kitazato, Naoko Kitazako, Yusuke Kitazato, Hiromi Kawadu

 

Many Thank You:

Shinobu Yamauchi, Yuchirou Yamauchi, Takahito Yamauchi, Kazunori Kitazato, Eriko Kitazato, Akiko Kitazato, Naoko Kitazako, Yusuke Kitazato, Hiromi Kawadu, Yuji Kira, Hideki Kawazu, Mitsuhito Kodama, Ivan Ivasjuk, Takeshi Sakurai, Yasuyuki Saigusa, Kohji Asakawa, Yuko Hayama, Kohji Yoh Hayama, Ikuo Kabashima, Shuji Kawazu, Kana Ino, Yoshiori Anai, Kei Tsunoda, Tetsunori Hashimoto, Emiko Mori, Mishima Chiaki, Naomi Nishida, Haruki Morimoto, Rika Tateno, Katsuaki Sato, Jonathan Sitthiphonh, Rinna Clanuwat, all residents of Minamioguni-machi, Artist in Aso Executive Committee

 

 

 

Read More:

http://thecreatorsproject.vice.com/blog/deep-in-a-japanese-forest-a-wooden-vortex-awaits

http://conversations.aaschool.ac.uk/uliana-apatina/

 

And Listen:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DNb7pi51x_0

 

 

 

 

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「朱色 しゅいろ」

 

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