Japanese sacred space Moving through various scapes such as a shopping mall, paddy fields, highways or alleyways, it's almost as if each one of them pushes us into a certain role. The role of a customer, one of admiration and respect, one of being responsible and...

Jidouhanbaiki Is there beauty in the cityscape? In Japan you will find vending machines on almost literally every streetcorner, and even more fascinating: in the middle of nowhere. Yana searches for harmony in the complex, often chaotic urban environment. Everyday Japan The subject of vending machines (in Japanese...

Sometimes I take a detour to visit a botanical garden. Even though it is a man-made containment, for a moment it feels as if space is infinite and abundant. The hidden Kingdom of Ming For these four paintings Yana got her inspiration from the Chinese garden at...