Hanao-San - CODAworx


Location: Tokyo, Japan

Completion date: 2020

Project Team

Urban Art Projects

Tomokazu Matsuyama

Matsuyama Studio


Exploration of bi-cultural experience and differing aesthetics. Standing at 8m tall, UAP expertly fabricated this complex arrangement of graphic planes in stainless steel with a mirror polish finish. With close attention to detail and adhering to the strict engineering requirements of the client, the stainless-steel planes were skillfully assembled to create an iconic landmark where visitors can linger, converse and engage before returning to the bustling streets of the city.


Close attention to detail and strict engineering was required in order to create the desired vision. Therefore, the complex arrangement needed to be appropriately integrated.