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An Interview with Thane Lund

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So why did you choose Japan for this residence? I was interested in Japan on many levels. As a student I started learning pottery, architecture and painting. I found a lot of Japanese inspiration and influence in pottery, and I learned a lot from the sense of space and simplicity in Japanese architecture.

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An Interview with Kristine Marx

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We had an interview with Kristine Marx who is from New York, USA. Why did you choose Japan to do your project? I visited Japan twice (Tokyo, Kyoto) and am interested in Japanese culture and tradition. Would there have been any differences doing the project in Tokyo and Kyoto than in Itoshima? I think here […]

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Our New Artist in Residence, France Dubois, is Here

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France Dubois will be staying at Studio Kura for two months starting in mid March. It’s her second time in Japan, having spent a residence last year at Akiyoshidai International Art Village. She is a young and energetic photographer based in Brussels, and her work has been shown all over the world. One of her […]