Japanese manufacturing,

narrative installation

Union is a Japanese producer, specialized in the realization of door’s handles. Innovation and Japanese tradition are molten in the products. A professional exchange of ideas between artisans and designers allows to create unique items. Union is one of the first producer in the Japanese Manufacturing Industry

 Setting up events to tell manufacturing

Architect Tsuyoshi Tane has analyzed processes, materials, techniques and traditions of UNION’s handles manufacturing. He has turned UNION handicraft to a concept

 “One Design-One Handle”

The focus of Architect Tsuyoshi in this event is on the art of sand pressing. The installation reproduces some features of the factory, using a lot of resources and materials to underline the products and the manufacturing process

Photos © Takuji Shinmura