yo shimada: sticky note structures yo shimada: sticky note structures
aug 12, 2011

yo shimada: sticky note structures

‘sticky note structures’ by yo shimada of tato architects

yo shimada of tato architects has sent us images of his recent installation project ‘sticky note structures’, conceived in cooperation with students of kyoto university of art and design. on show at the gallery artzone in kyoto city, the installation was composed of 30 thousand cells of sticky notes in bright, fluorescent colors that were adhered to one another to form building components, the result being a wall-like structure running through the gallery.

the audience was invited to engage in a dialogue with the piece, asked to state their impressions on sticky notes and attaching them to facing gallery walls. ‘sticky note structures’ also acted as a backdrop to japanese calliger miss kasetsu‘s writing performances which she delivered within the gallery.

view of the wall-like structure

closer view

installation view

30 thousand individual sticky notes were used to create the installation

top view

interacting with the installation…

details

  • I think it is a nice for a party decoration… but it is also a very waste of time.

    Dario says:
  • Dario, Dario, Dario … What is time for? What is life for? …

    Countcero says:
  • And? …don’t worry about me please! …rather think about how you spend your time.

    Dario says:
  • The unit nature of the post-it does beg some kind of response.

    terbreugghen says:
  • OMG, you bring 3D to the postitwar ! We would be proud to list you on our post-it war map at [url=http://map.bonjourpost.it] the official post-it art world map[/url]

    Thanks you again 🙂

    Peach from Bonjour Post-it

    Bonjour Post-it says:
  • noch eine unsinne “Kunstwerk”

    Leonardo Picasso says:
  • love it

    john says:
  • Amazing!

    ilovefalafelandi'mnotmuslimorisraeli says:
  • design something to stop wars and riots. not this kind of stuf. wtf world?

    ttt says:
  • Beauty in some of the office basics. This is really amazing work.
    Please ignore the comments from the buzzkills. Apparently they are the arbiters of practicality which makes them incapable of understanding many forms of art. Maybe if they build post-it art they would have ttime to fight or spread hate or discouragment and negativity. ttt and dario go grab a pack of recycled post-its and take off your cranky pants. 😀

    Supersunny says:
  • I <3 it!

    Yaiza Nicolas says:
  • Hello Yo Shimada! I’m a journalist and I have sent u an-mail to [email protected] . Waiting for your answer… Congratulations for your amazing work.

    Fábio

    Fábio Luís de Paula says:
  • lol

    rjrkrkrrkrkrkrkrkrkrkrkrkrkrryu4ui57ei57i says:

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