Glass wall panel installation by UK based artist Chris Wood. She uses dichroic glass, developed in the late fifties by NASA to protect against the potentially harmful effects of direct sunlight and cosmic radiation.
Detail. Bugaku Dance. Tawaraya Sotatsu. active 1st half of the 17th Century. From the legend of Prince Genji (Genji monogatari). Detail from a folding screen (part of a pair). A raryoo and a genjoraku dancer. Pigment and gold leaf on paper, Kyoto, Daigo-ji Temple, Nara National Museum.