The world-famous stone garden of Ryoanji Temple in Kyoto. This mysterious garden has attracted many researchers and artists since ancient times. Hear people can feel Japanese aesthetic and sensibility, coming from philosophy of Buddhism and Zen. It is also a demand of the people in modern time to sit down in front of the garden and emancipate themselves.
Starting from this stone garden, the relationship between the nature and human body are transformed into dance performance by 3 dancers, a stone instrument Klangstein from Germany, and 3 video projection.
Concept, Choreography：Yoriko Maeno
Creation, Dance：Marie Akashi, Ichi Go, Yoriko Maeno
Klangstein : Jürgen Maeno
Video Installation：Yukikoh Okura
Stage design, Costum：Yoriko Maeno
Production support：Deutsche-Japanische Gesellschaft Berlin