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relate to Takafumi Ide’s art work.

installing the lantern at Stone Quarry Hill Art Park

It was rain. I waited to stop the rain, but no luck of weather. It was the only day to install the pieces at Stone Quarry Hill Art Part in Cazenovia, NY. Inside the lantern, there are one high bright … Continue reading

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motion sensor for threshold

After some research for the motion sensor for threshold, I decided to use a motion sensor from the Home Depot; Heath Zenith 240 Degree Replacement Motion Sensor. I needed to have both wide range (at least 200 degree) and long … Continue reading

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control box for threshold

Originally I was going to prepare a Stevenson screen for threshold at Stone Quarry Hill Art Park. It is easy to buy, but I prepared it myself with some plywood and nails. I designed a bird house like box in … Continue reading

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How to activate

While preparing two applications for open call here and there, I have been figuring out how I can activate the sound and light outdoor sculpture “threshold” in order to complete the installation at Stone Quarry Hill Art Park. My challenge … Continue reading

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Japanese Twitter account

Just reminder of my activity… well this is not “real” activity as a visual artist(?), but something. 日本語99%のTwitter始めました。@tkfmide でフォローしてください。I finally add another Twitter account in Japanese. I separate this from current Twitter account @takafumiide because I still feel my English … Continue reading

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3 months since Japan Earthquake

It has been three months since Japan Earthquake. Every “11th” day of month, many people in Japan pray for the victims. For three months, I have looked at many different sources to find out what is rumor and what is … Continue reading

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Prep for OCC exhibition

In the Twitter and facebook, I said, “think about #egypt, obviously, can’t ignore. (Feb. 3)” And later, “editing sound for a drawing installation. (Feb. 17)” I wanted to create something that I can support the people who are fighting for … Continue reading

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The “unique” Gallery

Next exhibition will be a drawing installation. The Gallery at the Ann Felton Multicultural Center at Onondaga Community College has a unique floor plan, which has “T” shape. The entrance area, I call Main gallery, is about three 17 feet … Continue reading

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