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Matsushita Electric Works Ltd. Art Project

June 07, 2003

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Public & Corporate Art Consulting

This art project was commissioned by Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. (now Panasonic Corporation) for the company's new office building in Tokyo's Shiodome area. N&A installed several artworks selected for their subtle elegance and gentle airiness that would complement the building's delicate architectural design. Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. (now Panasonic Corporation) commissioned N&A to produce this public art project for the company's new office building in Tokyo's Shiodome area. Suspended in midair is a bright white sculpture by Maurice Joosten, his first in Japan, its shape shifting with the perspective of the viewer and expressing the flow of time in a single, unbroken continuum. A painting by Isao Sato, created through a multi-layering process, is hung vertically, in perfect proportion to the atrium walls. Project Overview Location: Higashi-Shinbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo Completed: 2003 Commissioned by: Matsushita Electric Co., Ltd. (now Panasonic Corporation) Design & Supervision: NIHON SEKKEI, INC. Number of Installations: 5 (3 artists) Participating Artists: Maurice Joosten (Netherlands) / Isao Sato (Japan) / Satoko Masuda (Japan)
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