TOKYO, JAPAN (CBSMiami) – A Japanese artist used about 8,000 goldfish as well as other sea creatures to bring to life an art installation in Tokyo.READ MORE: North Miami Beach PD Needs Help Locating 15-Year-old Jeimy Henrriquez
Combining the creatures’ elegant movements with light, projection mapping, music and a myriad of fishbowl designs, director Hidetomo Kimura hoped the ‘Art Aquarium’ would immerse viewers in an underwater palace.READ MORE: Former US Rep. Carrie Meek Passes Away At 95
One of the installations, in which Black Moor Goldfish swam before a white LCD screen, created an illusion of a Japanese ink-and-wash painting.
‘Art Aquarium’ is celebrating its 10th year since its first iteration in 2007. The series, which featured different themes over the years, was displayed in over 30 shows in Japan and abroad, and attracts millions of visitors every year.MORE NEWS: Officer Injured, Suspect Dead Following Coral Gables Police-Involved Shooting
The exhibit continues until September 24th.