NAKED Infectious Disease Prevention Art Experience Now Open At Shibuya Hikarie

07.August.2021 | SPOT

The creative company NAKED is hosting NAKED URANAI, an art experience that combines  AI, technology, and fortune telling. The exhibition will be held until August 27, 2021 in Tokyo at Shibuya Hikarie.

Infectious disease prevention has been transformed into art with the 12 NAKED TSUKUBAI astrological hand-washing experience and the CLEAN JUNGLE which incorporates aromas with natural antiviral effects.

 

 

 

Experience Areas

Divination: Western astrology

 

Divination: Tarot Cards

 

Divination: Dream deciphering

 

Divination: Numerology

 

 

Following last year’s Nijō Castle Summer Festival 2020, NAKED have been focusing on the artistic side of disease prevention. Due to the current circumstances, NAKED URANAI, held at Shibuya Hikarie Hall B, has taken disease prevention measures to the next level while incorporating them into the experience:  The exhibit limits visitor numbers, requires reservations, has fully ventilated air, and the space is cleaned every 30 minutes.


NAKED TSUKUBAI was popularized in 2020, transforming hand sanitization into a work of art. The act of Tsukubai, or cleaning your hands in a basin before entering a tea room, has been updated by NAKED to suit the modern era. At the exhibit you can have your fortune told as you disinfect your hands, with one of 12 constellations being projected onto your palm.

CLEAN JUNGLE uses a natural tea tree scent, known for its antibacterial and antiviral properties, allowing you to cleanse your body and mind before having your fortune told.

Make sure to keep an eye on NAKED as they continue to evolve and adapt art for the new normal.

 

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