EXOBIOTANICA -Botanical Space Flight-

AMKK

Nov 2014.

植物を地球外の未知なる領域へ“進入”させるプロジェクト。アメリカ・ネバダ州のブラックロック砂漠より、特殊装置を備えたバルーンで高度30,000mの成層圏へと植物を飛ばす。大地から解き放たれ地球に活けられた植物の姿と、再び地上に帰還するまでの一連を記録するドキュメント作品。

An art project that aims to let plants "step into" the unknown territory, outisde of Earth. From the Black Rock Desert in Nevada, these plants were sent into the stratosphere (altitude of 30,000 meters) with a balloon attached with special equipments. A documentary that records a series of plants arranged on Earth being set away from this planet and their return.

AWARDS

D&AD = Design Craft :Yellow Pencil / Cannes Lions = Design: silver / Ad Fest = DESIGN: GOLD

CREDITS

Artworks : Azuma Makoto / Photographer : Shunsuke Shiinoki / Project manager : Eri Narita / Supporter : Masumi Sasaki / Creative director + copywriter : Tsubasa Oyagi / Art director + logo design : Naonori Yago / Space engineer : John Powell / Web diector : Kampei Baba / Web designer : Sadanori Maeda / Programmer : Hisayoshi Hayashi / System engineer : Seiki Nakayama, Jun Komatsu / Interactive adviser : Takayuki Watanabe / 3D designer : Miyako Ueki / Movie director : Hideharu Ueki / Photographer : Naoyuki Noda / Producer : Yosuke Shigemura, Motoki Tomatsu / Production manager : Tatsuro Warikata / Production company : Hakuhodo product’s / Special Thanks to: JP Aerospace, Fujifilm Corporation, / GoPro, 3D survey plus LLC, kadinche