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Aware by Tekuno

Reflections on tea, art and culture.

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Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... And Then Spring / KIM KI-DUK

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Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter...and then Spring (2003), Dir. Kim Ki-Duk, DOP Baek Dong-hyun

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Death of Citrus Fruit / JOSEPHINE JEANNIN

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Josephine Jeannin

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Over the Wintry / NATSUME SOSEKI

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Over the wintryforest, winds howl in ragewith no leaves to blow. Natsume Soseki (1867-1916)      

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Ecriture / PARK SEO-BO

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“Ecriture(描法)No. 010108”, 2001.Acrylic with Korean Hanji paper on canvas. 182 x 228 cm / 71 3/4 x 89 3/4 inches Park Seo-Bo "An artist must reflect on one's own time period, not encompassing a sense of historicity."¹ These are the words of 88-year old Park Seo-Bo, a seminal figure in...

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Principles of Aware

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Chadō or chanoyu, the practice of Japanese tea ceremony, is as much a cultural philosophy as it is a formal gathering to drink tea. Founded on Zen Buddhist principles, chadō emphasizes a soft reflection of the spirit and sense of oneness with others in the tea room. Principles of chadō...

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About Aware

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Aware by Tekuno is a study of art and culture that reflect principles found in chadō, the ritual of the Japanese tea ceremony. The pieces selected are intended to document creative endeavors that inspire, magnify, and contemplate the philosophy of chadō beyond the tea room—and in fact, in our daily...

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