Wednesday, September 19, 2018

"Ethereal Fog Sculptures Are Rolling Through Boston’s Parks"

NRDC:

The Japanese artist has presented her atmospheric works more than 80 times across four continents. Now 85 years old, Nakaya is unveiling her most extensive exhibition yet: Fog x FLO: Fujiko Nakaya on the Emerald Necklace. For 12 weeks, through October 31, her fog sculptures will be mist-ifying five of Boston’s parks: the Arnold Arboretum, the Fens, Franklin Park, Jamaica Pond, and Olmsted Park. The free public installation is part of a 20th-anniversary celebration for the Emerald Necklace

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Her father, physicist and science essayist Ukichiro Nakaya, created the world’s first artificial snowflakes, in 1936.