AN ANYWHERE DOORa sparkling entrance to an unexpected daily routine
People have never seen such an object appears in city, occupying the route they always take. When passing through it, the once ordinary place seems a little bit different today...... An anywhere door that could be attached to any kind of entrance. Acting as a threshold that reminds us of the movement when accessing a place. It is composed of four toy blocks and a reflection plate which is made of two pieces of brass sheet, they could be taken apart and assembled in anywhere. It transforms an ordinary entrance to an unusual experience through revealing the magic of the real. Plain surfaces draw people’s attention to subtle phenomenon appears around the brass. What makes a normal brass sheet appearing amazing effects on surfaces? the light?surrounding objects? the shape?
1. ANYWHERE DOOR & the SUNThe shadow and reflection change through the days, different sun angle makes totally different effects on surrounding surfaces.It concretizes the cycle of the year, the course of the sun and the passing of the day.
2. ANYWHERE DOOR & PEOPLEThe anywhere door offers a meander path, create different viewing angle to the brass. Only shifting viewing point can create diverse appearance because of the characteristic of material.
3. ANYWHERE DOOR & the CITYNot a specific function but a catalyst, connecting with different space and strengthen the experience when ones entering.This unpredictable effects directs our attention and existential experience to wider horizons. To make visible how the world touches us.The anywhere door makes people considerate the subtle change around our life, it strengthens the existential experience, one’s sense of being in the world, and this is essentially a strengthened experience of self.
LOCATION : 越後妻有, 日本CLIENT : 越後妻有大地藝術季YEAR : 2017STATUS : COMPETITIONPROGRAM : 景觀設施、公共藝術TEAM : 簡志穎、蔡慈媛、周佳怡