Friday, 11 March 2011, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake followed by a devastating tsunami hit the Japanese territory.Almost 16,500 people died. More than 4.700 are missing.More than 112.000 buildings were destroyed.The island of Honshu was moved 8 feet eastward. Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant suffers a meltdown.The economic losses are estimated at 183 billion dollars.
MADE FOR JAPAN is a project by Citypulse, conducted by Toshihiro Oshima and aimed to help the Japanese people to heal their wounds.
It is composed by 12 Volumes created by 11 artists, 9 of them Japanese and 2 Spanish photographers specially invited to the project.
Starting August 11th, exactly 5 months after the earthquake, we will launch regularly new volumes until complete the full series.
All the profits will go to the Japanese Red Cross to be applied in the reconstruction labors.