Monthly Archives: March 2014
MONOCIRCUS will have its creations exhibited at the ARTNEXUS art x architecture x digital exhibition
on the 8th level of the SHIBUYA HIKARIE just above the Shibuya subway station in Tokyo
from this coming Wednesday, 2nd April 2014 till Sunday, 13th April 2014.
The exhibition features a multiplicity of works of art, photography, architecture and multimedia
by a selection of international renown artists and architects
And amidst this amazing selection of participants,
Gradually the lovely season of Spring is revealing itself.
Here where we are in Fukuoka, the 'Sakura' trees are almost in full blossom!
MONOCIRCUS has just moved its home and studio to a house
near this park in Odo, that overlooks the sea!
With such a wonderful new environment,
we hope to continue our creative journey with even more vitality and inspiration!
When April begins, we will be exhibiting as part of the ARTNEXUS exhibition
Thank you very much for visiting MONOCIRCUS and your continuous support of our activities and creations.
We would like to make an announcement regarding the revision of the retail price of our items in MONOCIRCUS.
From April 1st, 2014 onward, the consumption tax in Japan, originally at the rate of 5% will be formally raised to 8%.
In reflection of this tax raise, the overall retail price of all our items in MONOCIRCUS will be raised by 3% as of April 7th. 2014.
The shipping rates for your purchases in MONOCIRCUS has always been set at a discounted rate
from the actual shipping fees. This will, however, remain unchanged despite the change in actual shipping fees.
We hope for your kind understanding and hope you enjoy MONOCIRCUS.
MONOCIRCUS will be putting up a little store at the Fashion Market event
for the Fashion Week Fukuoka this coming Saturday!
VENUE: Fureai Hiroba (Piazza space in front of the Fukuoka City Hall), ADDRESS: Tenjin 1-8-1, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka City
TIME: March 15, 2014, from 10AM till 5PM
The event features a marketplace exhibiting and selling original fashion items by popular fashion stores and brands,
creators and fashion schools of Fukuoka.
There are also going to be fashion shows and music performances featured throughout the day.
This is a report on 'FASHION MEETS DIGITAL', an exhibition event held at Hankyu Department Store in Osaka recently from February 26 to March 4, 2014, where MONOCIRCUS' items were featured, exhibited and sold.
In the large event hall on the 9th Floor of Hankyu Department Store, MONOCIRCUS had a 12-square-metre space in which we installed a simple wooden wall panel to display our packaged items with a large table on the side with our samples for visitors to touch, hold and try on.
The display panel has been specially fabricated to our design specifications for this event.
A simple video presentation of our items is being played in loop along with presentations of the other exhibits on the large LED screen in this event hall.
Other exhibits included digitally printed fabrics made into dresses, umbrellas, bags and other fashion items, along with digitally