If the wind blows

2023 –

If the wind blows… is a collaborative project together with scientist as a part of Fundamentalz. Toshiaki Ichinose is a senior research scientist at National Institute for Environmental Studies in Japan. Hiroi and Ichinose seek various future scenarios related to climate changes from art and science perspective. Participants of Fundamentalz 2023 have public talks, lectures and exhibition through 2023 and 2024.

“if the wind blows…”, future scenarios looked at from the past and future. In 1990, Ichinose and his team published the future scenario research at UNESCO, aiming to predict what would happen in 2005, 2010, 2020, 2030 and 2050. Based on the point of present, he has verified what had happened. Hiroi has written SF stories from the perspective of 2100 looking back to the present.

Concept, Research and Development: Kumi Hiroi and Toshiaki Ichinose
Supported by: Fundamentalz Project Management Asako Hasegawa