Arts & Photography Sculpture Books

Aspects of Japan Vol. 1: Public Art

Public art is different from the art museum, an unspecified number of people can experience at the same time in the everyday space.

In Japan, the real public art culture has existed since 1960's, and now placed countless a lot of works of art everywhere on the streets.

Probably there are more than a few hundred thousand of the works of art nationwide in Japan nowadays.

However, most of them, regardless of the artistic value, are ignored and people go through them.

This book shows 100 artworks in Tokyo and the neighboring areas (Tokyo 50, Saitama Prefecture 30, Kanagawa Prefecture 20).

100 all photos by Jotaro Sasaki (2015 - 2018)