At COLLECTIBLE 2024, 9+1 presents a fusion of traditional Japanese craftsmanship with modern technology, spotlighting the exquisite beauty and sustainability of Japanese washi paper (kozo). Renowned for its delicate transparency and eco-friendly qualities, washi embodies a timeless elegance rooted in Japanese culture. The exhibition showcases the contemporary craft of combining washi with cutting-edge technology, highlighting its potential as a renewable resource. Featured in the exhibition is "Fragmented Landscape," a stunning artwork produced in 2023. Inspired by the lush diversity of plant life, this piece offers a fresh interpretation of botanical landscapes through the lens of Voronoi diagrams, resulting in a captivating blend of tradition and innovation.

9+1 is a dynamic collective hailing from Japan, comprising artists, designers, and engineers dedicated to pushing the boundaries of creative expression. With a diverse range of backgrounds and expertise, our collective endeavors to pioneer innovative products, crafts, and artworks. Drawing inspiration from both traditional Japanese craftsmanship and cutting-edge technology, we seek to explore new frontiers and reimagine the possibilities of creative design.