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The Japanese have always been clever and quirky, (they bought my fashion textile designs many years ago as proof), and now it seems they are turning moss into interior air filtering systems for public spaces. This is an interesting article for all those who enjoy the natural lush green velvet carpet and acknowledge its importance as a useful indicator of air quality.

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/text/fl20121118x1.html#.UOliUao91_8.facebook

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May I also draw your attention to my sculpture ‘Book of Revelations: Prognosis’, above, which highlights moss and lichen as bioindicators – but who got there first????

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