Stories exist within many encounters of every daily life.
’We are all storytellers; the story’s first teller is our self and the first listener is our self.’
Mark W. Travis
With dreams coming true, friends from Reggio visited Tokyo. Discovering new faces of Tokyo through their lens.
Returning to Reggio after three years of the pandemic. Reggio continued to move forward during this period, creating beautiful spaces of learning in the outdoor environment.
Welcoming the new year, the Year of the Rabbit, with hope and peace for encountering and strengthening ties of new and old.
In the center of Tokyo with undergoing construction of a new urban living space, the subtle beauty of nature continues to thrive unconditionally.
Encountering the photo mosaic mural of the Musei Civici, Reggio Emilia, the meaning of participation brought to life. The peacock is created by over 1,000 citizen's contribution of their private precious photos.
An encounter of East and West through the beauty of cherry blossoms, design and work of Christian Dior.
A beautiful story space of harmony between western culture (violin concert) and Japanese culture ( the way of tea)
Opening of the exhibition Mosaic of Marks, Words, Material
@CCLC Machino Hoikuen, Yoyogi Park
Preparation of materials and tools for the Exhibition from Reggio Emilia, Italy,
Mosaic of Marks, Words,Material
Soft waves ‘painted’ by a paddling boat on the stillness of a lake
Ephemeral marks of water on stone as a surface
Creating contexts for learning in the relationship with stones and paper
Further research on Japanese materials and tools
Research on Japanese materials and tools
Shadows with colored acrylic shapes
An unexpected ray of light instigates a game of hide and seek of shadows in a 3 year old classroom.
What stories can you imagine?
Children’s symbolic expressions
and voices share many messages and stories in
Machino Hoikuen Yoyogi Koen
(L) Open fire, winter in Karuizawa
(R) The flames of fire in the summer of Karuizawa (Japanese painting)
Value given to sensing the quiet flow of time, recalling memories as stories.