new exhibitions
THE DAIWA ANGLO-JAPANESE FOUNDATION

Daiwa Foundation Japan House, 13/14 Cornwall Terrace, NW1 4QP
020 7486 4348

www.dajf.org.uk
exhibitions@dajf.org.uk

Mon-Fri 9.30-5 excluding public holidays

undergroundBaker Street

click to display the map

Click to enlargeNAOYA INOSE : THE POST-ANTHROPOCENE
Oct 3 - Nov 1, 2019
Private view Thu Oct 3 4pm - 5.30pm
The new geological era the Anthropocene, which means “the age of humanity”, defines the epoch we live in, and it is a time of significant human impact on Earth’s geology, ecosystem and climate. What kind of influence will humanity bring to this new geological age? The main work in this exhibition, Ave Maria, depicts a Ferris wheel quietly enshrined in a huge cave. This Ferris wheel left by humans is a metaphor of humanity itself and it slowly rotates, climbing up and plunging down from top to bottom. Indeed, the Ferris wheel embodies the time constraints by which humanity is bound; it just constantly repeats its circular movement.

past

 
© New Exhibitions of Contemporary Art Ltd