The installation is comprised of a set of large inflatable sculptures that reference Japanese ‘kawaii’ culture where the use of exaggerated cute aesthetics elicits and heightens emotions of nurture, playfulness and vulnerability.
The elements of the work include an inflatable ‘rainbow of peace’ as well as inflatable ‘trees of friendship’ each adorned with inviting faces and bright colours. A soundscape has also been composed to reflect the lively nature and personality of this endearing group.
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