Hanako's Teahouse

JAPAN EXPO Stand "Pigments et Arts du Monde"

Thursday June 30 – Sunday July3, 2011

Paris Nord-Villepinte Exhibition Center

  • Information
  • Location
  • Associated Event
  • Mirai Sabi

Information

Photo: Mathilde Roussel

Hanako’s Teahouse

All materials of the teahouse are from nature and will return to nature.
The parts fit into two carrying cases so that the teahouse can be assembled in various locations. Hanako Miwa collaborated with two architects, Alex H. Lee and Nami Nishino.

JAPAN EXPO
Stand "Pigments et Arts du Monde"

Tea Ceremonies, "Meditation for Japan" by a ceramist, Hanako Miwa
@ Hanako's Teahouse

Organizer and Support

Dorothée de Boisséson
Hanako Miwa, Nami Nishino, Alex H. Lee
Lotus rope : Hiroko Takeda
Tea Utensiles : Scrool, glass kettle, brazier, fresh-water container
and teabowl by Hanako Miwa; Wood container for thin tea
by Akira Kugimachi and Hanako Miwa; and
teascoop by Noriaki Niikura
Assistant : Masami Tomehara, Keita Mori

Sponsor
The Dreyer Foundation

Location

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Paris Nord-Villepinte Exhibition Center
JAPAN EXPO

Stand
Pigments et Arts du Monde

Parc des Expositions de Paris -Nord-Villepinte
93420 Villepinte
France

JAPAN EXPO
http://www.japan-expo.com

Associated Event

Mirai Sabi

Hanako Miwa proposes a new aesthetic called mirai sabi. Mirai refers to a
futuristic aesthetic for the twenty-first century.Sabi refers to the traditional
Japanese concept of finding beauty in the process of changing over time and
becoming part of nature. Mirai sabi aims at creating harmony with nature and
expressing a delicate and fragile beauty that resides in nature.

http://www.hanakomiwa.com/exhibition/miraisabi/en

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