28m 00s
The Modern Flower: Old Meets New in Arrangement
Core Kyoto
28m 00s

Broadcast on December 19, 2019
Available until December 19, 2020

All manner of floral encounters await people around Kyoto. Florists do not just sell flowers but also arrange them on site with designer flair. Ikebana schools collaborate to revive the secret art of wrapping flowers in washi. A future school head seeks new paths by posting his playful arrangements to social media. One artist has created a novel way of arranging flowers directly in the hair. Discover the panache with which modern floral artists and artisans make the utmost of tradition.