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Blow bubbles to another sky
Air on Air is an online participatory installation that sends your breath via the Internet to blow bubbles in remote locations. When you visit the website and blow into your microphone, you can send bubbles into the foreign sky. In times when traveling is restricted and physical distancing is required, this work enables the audience to access distant places with a sense of physicality and recognize the invisible existence of air and space through the floating bubbles.
How to Participate
In order to detect your breath, this work will need to receive audio from the microphone of your PC or smartphone. Please refer to the following link for the
We recommend that you check the position of the microphone on your device in advance in order to use it properly. To test your microphone, please visit the Mic Test page below (iOS Chrome is not supported for this piece. Please use other browsers.).
Step 2 Participation:
During the exhibition, up to 2 devices will be installed. To participate in Air on Air, select a device from the Play menu below. Once connected, the experience will last for up to 30 seconds.
During SCHOOL OF THE FUTURE -OPEN STUDIO- "FUTURE PICNIC Exhibition" -Our New Commons-, you can access the skies in Tokyo/Japan.
The dates and times of this exhibition are as follows:
11am-9pm JST (UTC+9) , Oct 15 (fri) - Nov.3 (wed), 2021
We might have a temporary closure in case of bad weather (wind, rain, etc.)
Artists: Yasuaki Kakehi, Daisuke Akatsuka, Juri Fujii, Yoshimori Yoshikawa, Joung Min Han
Graphic Design: Wataru Date
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