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Natsumi Honda’s Tortoise and Hare Sculptures are Made from Recycled Watch Parts

Posted By Ana Lisa On February 21, 2012 @ 4:40 pm In Art,Design,Innovation,Recycled Materials | No Comments

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Taking inspiration from the famous tale of ‘The Tortoise and the Hare [1]‘, Japanese artist Natsumi Honda created these fantastical sculptures made from recycled watch parts. Dubbed “Time to Be Included”, the works are the product of hundreds of hours where the artist painstakingly glued thousands of tiny pieces together. A graduate from Tama Art University [2], Honda recently exhibited her art at Tokyo’s the National Art Center in Roppongi. [3]

Via This is Colossal [4]

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[1] The Tortoise and the Hare: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Tortoise_and_the_Hare

[2] Tama Art University: http://www.tamabi.ac.jp/

[3] National Art Center in Roppongi. : http://www.nact.jp/english/index.html

[4] This is Colossal: http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2012/02/a-turtle-and-hare-made-from-welded-watch-parts/

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