Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyo

Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyoazuma makoto suspends fur tree inside fendi pop-up boutique in tokyoInside the mega fendi ginza store in Tokyo, Japanese flower artist azuma makoto has suspended a sculptural ‘fur tree’ from the ceiling of the pop-up boutique. the botanical art piece is exhibited above visitors, towering overhead shoppers and passersby. Makoto has carefully sculpted the central trunk from an eclectic mix of mediums like moss and bark that add a hyperrealistic quality to the piece. 

Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyo
Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyo

video courtesy of fendi

Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyo
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the sculptural ‘fur tree’ is suspended from the ceiling of the pop-up boutique
Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyo
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the piece is installed inside the mega fendi ginza store in tokyo
Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyo
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a colorful range of fendi’s signature fur balls don the tree limbs
Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyo
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makoto has carefully sculpted the central trunk from an eclectic mix of mediums
Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyo
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the sculpture forms a surreal landscape that blends nature and couture
Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyo
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the entrance to the pop-up boutique displays the name of the project alongside the artist 
Azuma Makoto Suspends Fur Tree Inside Fendi Pop-Up Boutique in Tokyo
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the initial design stages included the experimentation between natural and artificial materials

Via[designboom]

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