paper, 8books filled in a box
created with Izumi Takeyama >>website
exhibited at Street Road Artists Space (Philadelphia, US)
As the primary public transport in Tokyo, the underground currently connects 285 stations via 13 lines, and more than 6 million people use this system every day. Through its 90-year history, both railway and underground passages have expanded and therefore each station yard has become complicated, the whole resembling a colony of ants. Moreover, due to structural deterioration, some aged stations are now facing redevelopment and routes are rapidly changing.