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Miwa Komatsu Exclusive Interview “NEXT MANDALA ~ Home of the Soul” A Powerful Message of Great Harmonization

Having celebrated its 25th anniversary last year, Japanese IT giant Digital Garage held the 21st edition of its annual conference in Tokyo on Aug 11. Titled “EARTHSHOT”, the star guest was Stewart Brand, the founder of Whole Earth Catalog, who joined via video link from San Francisco to discuss the theme of “50 Years of Whole Earth Catalog – Thinking About the Future & Technology”.

At the event artist Miwa Komatsu unveiled a new work titled “NEXT MANDALA – Home of the Soul”, which she painted while sojourning at Buddhist monastery Sanboin in Koyasan, Wakayama Prefecture. She painted in the pupil of the eye depicted in the work live at the event and gave a speech titled “From Great Acceleration to Great Harmonization”.

 

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