Kimono Forest Lights Up Kyoto’s Arashiyama Station

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all photos courtesy yasumichi morita | click to enlarge

Visitor’s to Kyoto’s Arashiyama Station were greeted with a bright surprise when the station unveiled its latest facelift. The designer Yasumichi Morita (previously) collaborated with Kyoto’s Kamedatomi Corp. to create yuzen kimono fabric patterns.

The patterns were then placed inside 600 illuminated poles that were strategically lined along pathways of the station, creating a bright kimono forest.

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source: Yasumichi Morita

1 Comment

  1. Great design Yasumichi Morita
    These columns have highlighted its atmosphere :)

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