Ikebana art Tokyo, at Hotel New Otani Tokyo

Ikebana art Tokyo, at Hotel New Otani Tokyo

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Hotel New Otani Tokyo entrance
Hotel New Otani Tokyo entrance

Hotel New Otani Tokyo entrance

Hotel New Otani Tokyo
Hotel New Otani Tokyo

I came across the beautiful Ikebana at the entrance of Hotel New Otani Tokyo.

It was the Sogetsu School style.

Sogetsu school

Ikebana ( Japanese flower arrangement)

The Sogetsu School is one of the main schools of ikebana.

It began with an aversion to formalism and a desire for free expression that respects individuality.

And Sogetsu ikebana is not bound by “kata,” but is always new and free to reflect the personality of the individual.

Furthermore Sogetsu ikebana can be used anytime, anywhere, by anyone, and with any material.

Sogetsu Ikebana allows the ikebana artist to freely express his or her thoughts and feelings.

And it’s allowed to create flowers in his or her own way.

Sogetsu Ikebana, which has changed with the times.

It is not only enjoyed at home, but also brings beauty and peace of mind through botanical expression to all kinds of social spaces, such as window displays and stage art.



As you see here, the ikebana at the entrance of the Hotel New Otani Tokyo uses not only flowers.

But it uses also bamboo, paper, and other materials to create a dynamic expression.

In Japan the entrances of hotels, department stores, and public facilities are often decorated with Ikebana ( Japanese flower arrangement).

If you come to Japan, you may encounter ikebana.

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Japanese garden in hotel new Otani
Japanese garden in Hotel New Otani Tokyo

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