The dances are a series of sketches using a dancer (Katsura Isobe), a white wall and shadow, to capture the essence of a tulips changing form from the first clasped ‘point’ of the petals through as they fade, curl and drop leaving the exposed stigma and style.

Music: Max Richter, On the Nature of the Daylight
Dance improvisation: Katsua Isobe
Direction & film: JOH BATES STUDIO