We used the principle called "the chromatography" to let a color of the ink disintegrate with "a filter paper and water" and performed the workshop which produced a message card and an envelope. Many children participated in the workshop which science and a viewpoint of the art were put together with.
One week from October 30, 2016,We did the first exhibition on the theme of "Book of Silhouette, New Forms of The Book". Works that incorporate interactive elements into their books. Works that created books of design that isn’t bound by their frames. The book of various viewpoints was displayed.
I held the workshop which made a Christmas card in commemoration of the publication of "the motion silhouette".With a device "to enjoy a story to be born from a shadow" which was the concept of the picture book, I performed the workshop which made the Christmas card which a lizard to expose a light to began to dance. I put the motifs such as Santa and a reindeer, the snowman together freely and can make an original card.
MOTION SILHOUETTE is published from Graphic-sha Publishing. This is a popular edition changes a part of illustration and contents, construction of pop-up from a original MOTION SILHOUETTE. A tree grows to the sky, changes to the thunderbolt strike the ground. The bird hunt a fish in the water, changes to the Mama bird feed her baby bird. As this light and shadow story can enjoy from children to adults, we recommend it as a gift for important person for you. We will continue to make a original MOTION SILHOUETTE from now. If you want more information how to buy these MOTION SILHOUETTE, please check on SHOP page.
歌手・倉木麻衣さんが行っているカンボジアに寺子屋を建設するプロジェクトの中で、MOTION SILHOUETTEの絵本「STAND BY YOU」を500冊限定制作しました。ライブ会場で販売され、売上の一部は日本ユネスコ協会連盟の世界寺子屋運動に役立てられます。 文字を読むことができない親子でも、暗い夜にライトで本を照らして楽しむことができる、そんな場面を思いながら制作した優しくて温かい光と影の絵本です。
This book was made for artist Mai Kuraki's charity projects" Build a small private school for Cambodia children". A part of sales of this books were used to build a small private school in Cambodia. This was already sold out at hers concert 2014. This book's contents was used a easy and simple motif.Because, when this books is read to Cambodian parents and children can not read a characters, they could enjoy this book's motion of the shadows to use a light only.
We made a interactive letter with Niho (Kouki Hoshi, Yuuki Nisimura unit-niho.com), and we held a workshop. When hold it to the light, the images of light appeared and moved behind the illustration.people can make the original letter to choose the combination of light images and illustrations as they like and write messages.
This is the second work in the series ‘Changing the perception of the book using its surroundings’ and plays with shadows and light to create an ever changing landscape. As the reader opens each page, pop-up images create shadows that move with every page turn. This reader-controlled manipulation of shadows combines with illustrations to tell a beautiful story.Let’s step out from the shadows and enjoy the authors’ unique vision.
Silhouette is a picture-book which changes with environment. By change of the direction of light, a pop-up shadow begins to tell a different tale. By adoption of the natural phenomenon of light and a shadow,this book always continues changing.