Time sand is packed in 30 kg bags . Each bag's content equals 30 days
flowing in a standard hourglass. On the 18 palets, there are 972 bags
a total weight of 29.160 Kg. They last for 81 years- our generous
estimation of an average lifestime.
The image in the middle pictures
the artist's lifetime already consumed: 39 years.
Kaizen is personal geometry; each stone represents a person. A master
creates a Sangaku Kaizen after spending at
day with the receiver. The stones themselves are created by a master from
special ceramic materials employing traditional techniques; the clay is cut
with a knife just before getting hard.
this way carries a specific meaning. The stones usually have 7 to 11 surfaces,
but some also show more or less. Every master knows how to read a
can identify and understand a person's character and way of thinking
just by looking at the stone. There are many rumors about the Sangaku
Kaizen, traditionally passed on to men by a secret society.
A great number of vital positions in politics,
economy, and science are exclusively filled with people that have received a