Aki Inomata’s Why Not Hand Over a “Shelter” to Hermit Crabs?
I so touching to us. We love nature, animals, and creativity. Inomata’s art has all three in one.
The hermit crabs wearing shelters she built for them, which imitate the architecture of various countries, appeared to be crossing various national borders.
“Though the body of the hermit crab is the same, according to the shell it is wearing, its appearance changes completely. It’s as if they were asking, “Who are you?”, the artist says about her art.