Get Lost in the Transient Moment: Digital Dimensions by Dr. Naoko Tosa

A visitor posing in front of the video art projection

Her impressive oeuvre ranges from photography art, media art, software art, sculpture and scroll, to video art. Naoko Tosa, the Japanese media artist internationally renowned for her fusion of ancient Japanese aesthetic with cutting-edge technology, introduces Digital Dimensionsa series of her Genesis video art projections.

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With dry ice and Japanese colored inks on water as her principal materials, Tosa captures the aesthetic event of her art through utilizing high-speed cameras.

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“From where I start, using a high-speed camera, I saw the many interests in beauty”, Tosa said.

Digital Dimensions by Naoko Tosa

Tosa discusses ‘hidden beauty‘, as one of the compelling inspirations behind Digital Dimensions. She tries out of curiosity, venturing into many things, that includes making use of high-speed cameras. She also spills how the colors present in her art exhibits displayed were handpicked by Filipinos themselves.

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One of her previous works, the Sound of Ikebana, is also displayed in the art projection exhibit.

Digital Dimensions by Naoko Tosa

The Ikebana-like shaping is shot by a high-speed camera, wherein it is generated by sound vibrations to liquids such as pastel, color, etc. Tosa expresses the hard work in the execution of the Sound of Ikebanataking 6 months for the completion of the artwork.

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If you’ve got free time in your hands, don’t miss this opportunity and feast your eyes and mind with Dr. Tosa’s dreamlike art projections.

Digital Dimensions by Dr. Naoko Tosa runs until March 31, at the 3rd floor of Yuchengcho Museum, RCBC Plaza, Corner Ayala Avenue and Senator Gil J. Puyat Avenue, Makati

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