teamLab, 2014 Sound: Hideaki Takahashi
Future Arita porcelain cafe
We have attempted to create Arita ware of the future, and we hope that you will be able to envision a cafe featuring this Arita ware of the Future.With an unbroken 400 years of history behind it, Arita ware embodies and encompasses a world of beauty envisioned by generation after generation of its creators. We believe that Arita ware's greatest strength is it’s custodianship of that beautiful world that its creators envisioned and brought to life during those 400 years. We capitalized on that strength to create our Arita ware of the future.When our Arita ware is set on the table, the worlds contained within it unfold over the table and into the surrounding space. The worlds released by placing various pieces of Arita ware on the table begin to influence and affect each other, transforming the table and the surrounding space into a new world.Simply by installing some projectors and sensors, any table—and any space—can be transformed into a world of beauty just by setting it with Arita ware of the future.That's right—this is not a tale of the distant future, but a product of today. Arita ware of the future offers 400 years of beauty in every piece.We invite you to enjoy yourself and envision a cafe that would feature this Arita ware of the future.Through placing different combinations of Arita ware on the table, you can transform and create a whole new world.