brand new immersive light art experience is coming to San Francisco’s Japantown for an 8 week limited run this winter.

The Japantown Community Benefit District in partnership with Ryotaro Muramatsu and NAKED, Inc. is excited to present the U.S. premier of the Dandelion Project to San Francisco’s Japantown.

Created and conceived by artist Ryotaro Muramatsu, the Dandelion art pieces are planted (installed) at specific locations. Exhibit attendees use their smartphones to simulate blowing on the dandelionsending its fluff in real-time to specific exhibit locations around the world. A symbol of peace, the dandelion fluff travels to destinations, spreading the seeds of peace all over the world.

The Dandelion Project December 3, 2021 – January 21, 2022 Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays | Noon to 7pm Japan Center Mall, 1737 Post. St., San Francisco – next to Mochill Mochi Donut FREE

  • Space is limited to 15 people at a time in the exhibit
  • The experience takes about 10-15 minutes
  • Masks required
  • Event is indoors
  • No RSVP or tickets necessary
  • Closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

After a private launch on December 2nd, The exhibit will open to the public starting Friday, December 3rd. The exhibit is open Friday, Saturday & Sunday only from Noon to 7pm, for a limited 8 week run.

Follow @japantowncbd and @dandelionprojectsf for the latest event updates.