All posts filed under: Other diorama & models

Arc chair, 2010 / アークチェア

Arc chair Designed by Tomoko Azumi for Zilio A&C, 2010 Stained beech, plywood, birch veneer Zilio A&C started its own brand after several decades of being a supplier for the furniture industry in Italy.  Based on their areas of expertise, this stacking chair was designed […]

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Tunnel book / トンネル・ブック

There were printed publication called ‘Tunnel Book’ or ‘Peepshow book’, a part of paper diorama history in Europe.  The top picture shows its structure with several cut out card panels connected by bellows – folded for storage and extended to view through holes in front. […]

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Tatebanko / 立版古

There was a tradition of paper diorama in Japan, called Tatebanko or Okoshi-e, from around the 17th century until the 1920s.  They were woodcut prints, often designed by well known Ukiyo-e artists, commercially made and sold.  They were very popular for a while, being displayed […]