This is the homepage of UK-based Japanese artist and researcher Ryo Ikeshiro whose practice deals with sound, media and computation.

onomatopoeia

Pika! Ppeonjjeog, Pika! Ppeonjjeog / Ppiikkaa!! PPppeeoonnjjjjeeoogg

Mixed-media installation.

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The Korean and Japanese languages contain many onomatopoeia to describe phenomena which produce no sound e.g. how things look or feel and emotions. This mixed-media installation is based on this practice of “sound symbolism” of silent phenomena.

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