AMPLIFIED PLANT - Ogousan's Tale and a Carrot, 2018

AMPLIFIED PLANT - Ogousan's Tale and a Carrot, Yoshiyuki Shirakawa, 白川美幸

AMPLIFIEDPLANT - Ogousan's tale and a carrot, 2018
grass on a pot, servo motor, biopotetial sensor, motor controller, video system, string, water, bottle, carrot

A kinetic installation. A carrot hanging from the ceiling, connected to a servo motor, moves up and down according to the bioelectric signal of a plant listening to Ogousan's voice. Ogousan was the last owner of a ryoutei restaurant, Saikoutei, talks about her life in the Showa Era. Exhibited in Yamaguchi-city Saikoutei, 2018

AMPLIFIED PLANT - Ogousan's Tale and a Carrot, Yoshiyuki Shirakawa, 白川美幸