PROJECT

Cyber Bigfoot

Graphics , Sculpture
Kagawa / Japan
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Brief

Granite-mining company Okubo has been run by the same family for 700 years. It is based in Aji Japan – world-famous for its granite. The company offered me an opportunity to collaborate to create a statue with granite and LED lighting for an stone festival to be held in Aji.

Solution

My concept was to create a cyber Bigfoot with a light-up brain and laser eyes. I started with a 3D hand drawing, and then worked with a specialist granite stonemason to deliver the finished sculpture. The project drew on all the techniques they had in the factory.

Details

  • Granite
  • 500mm height
  • 100kg weight
  • LED light
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