Tuesday, November 06, 2007

Transforming Art from Japan

This amazing video has been on the internet for a year now and it's already had almost 2 million hits. An incredible 7 days of livepainting by a Japanese crew called RinpaEshiden rolled into a 5 min. video.
Illustration, graphic design, fine art...they can do it all......I was blown away. Watch!

"Led by Noiz-Davi (Yoshiaki Kusunoki) and Daisuke Yamamoto, the group's main activities are performing in live painting events and creating videos of art in action. Instead of focusing on the finished project, we believe the process of creation itself is where art comes to life and our videos aim to engage our audience in that process."
- Taken from their WEBSITE.

Canvases get swapped around for maximum effect.

Check the website for more crazy vids.
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Unknown said...

so playful! I love it. I loved the music tracks. I recognized the one Hifana track (thanks to you!), does anyone know what the others are?

Anonymous said...

...dam these guys are good and sooo fun to see.. not sure about the tunes, good though


Selph said...

Hey Ryan! Well spotted re: Hifana Track! You have been doing your homework! ;)
The other tracks though will have to remain a mystery as I'm not too sure who the artists are. Sorry!

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