Life and Death: The Art of Keiko Miyamori (Clip), 2003

15 minutes

Life and Death explores how art can transform a natural disaster into a meaningful community project. Japanese artist in residence at the Society for Contemporary Craft in Pittsburgh, Keiko Miyamori, collaborates with senior citizens, children, and residents of the Lawrenceville community in Pittsburgh where 500 trees in a beloved cemetery were uprooted during a macro-burst in 2002.