He worked at seed company for developing new variety of vegetable. But in 2018 he went on a world backpacking trip. While traveling, he met various people who creates a compact but strong life and live proudly in the country or region. After returning to Japan, he moved to Hagi, which is compact but has an attractive culture and nature. Through arranging an artist-in-residence, he explores communication tools between people and the community.



She is a French street musician who travelled all around Europe and Japan. She has been learning music from the age of 2 and plays viola as well as guitar, piano, violin; she sings, writes and records her own songs too. Travels and people she meets are her main source of inspiration. Through her songs you experience her believes and the expression of her own art of life. You can find her on You Tube and Soundcloud and on her website too: